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M.A.T. With Social Studies or Citizenship Certification

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Professional Education Courses Required for Certification

  • EDUC 507 Culture, Community & Diversity: Intro. to Critical Pedagogy (40 hour Stage 1 & 2 Field Experience)
  • EDUC 503 Student Development & Instructional Design (40 hour Stage 1 & 2 Field Experience)
  • EDUC 502.2 Intro. to the Education of English Language Learners
  • EDUC 534 Including Students with Disabilities
  • EDUC 530.2 Computer Technology in the Classroom
  • EDUC 540 Reflective Teaching (fall only; 40 hour Stage 3 Field Experience)
  • EDUC 565 Curriculum & Instruction in Social Studies (fall only; 110 hour Stage 3 Field Experience)
  • EDUC 575-7 Student Teaching
  • EDUC 578 Seminar in Secondary Student Teaching

Historical Studies Major Requirements for Certification in Citizenship Education

  • HIST 112 Western Civilization since 1500 OR
  • HIST 140 Medieval Europe
  • HIST 113 The United States to 1877 OR
  • HIST 114 The United States Since 1865
  • HIST 270 Historical Methods & Interpretations
  • PLUS One 100-level history course from an area outside Europe or the U.S.
  • Two additional 200-level history courses
  • Two additional 300-level history courses
  • POSC 110 American National Government
  • POSC 115 International Politics OR
  • POSC 125 Introduction to Comparative Politics OR
  • POSC XXX Political Science International Topic
  • IDIS 110 World Geography
  • ECON 152 Principles of Economics

Additional Courses Required for Social Studies certification

  • SOC 115 Introductory Sociology
  • PSYC 120 Introduction to Psychology