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  • B.S. Degree in Physics Education
  • Physics & Astronomy

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  • Fall 2013 Undergraduate Catalog - Official

    B.S. Degree in Physics Education (120 Credits)

    Core Requirements

    Students may substitute PHYS 160 and PHYS 161 for PHYS 200 and PHYS 201.

    PHYS 200 General Physics I with Lab (4)
    PHYS 201 General Physics II with Lab (4)
    PHYS 202 Introduction to 20th Century Physics (3)
    PHYS 305 Experimental Physics I (3)
    PHYS 306 Experimental Physics II (3)
    PHYS 322 Elementary Modern Physics (3)
    PHYS 330 Intermediate Mechanics (4)
    PHYS 370 Electromagnetic Theory (4)

    Secondary Education Licensure Requirements
    (10 credits of Student Teaching required)

    AMCS 233 Education and Multicultural America (3)
    CMST 100 Speech Communication (3)
    ED 205 Introduction to Education (3)
    ED 294 Educational Psychology (3)
    ED 310 Social Foundations of Education (3)
    ED 398 Field Experience in Secondary Education (2)
    ED 443S Classroom Management/Consultation (3)
    ED 448 Reading Study Skills in the Content Areas (3)
    ED 461S Student Teaching: Secondary or
    ED 460S Student Teaching: Secondary and
    EECE 480E Student Teaching: Elementary or
    ED 461V Student Teaching: Secondary/K-12
    SPED 225 Individuals with Exceptionalities (3)


    Requirements

    (29 Credits)

    BIOL 111 Cell Biology (4)
    BIOL 115 Organismal Biology (4)
    CHEM 150 General Chemistry I (3)
    CHEM 150L General Chemistry Laboratory I (1)
    CHEM 210 General Chemistry II (3)
    CHEM 210L General Chemistry II Lab (1)
    GEOS 115 Physical Geology (4)
    GEOS 116 Historical Geology (3)
    GEOS 360 Planetary Science (3)
    PHYS 440 Secondary Science Teaching Methods (3)


    Related Requirements

    MATH 261 Calculus I (4)
    MATH 262 Calculus II (4)
    MATH 323 Multi-Variable and Vector Calculus (4)
    MATH 366 Differential Equations (3)