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M.A.T. With Physics 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 hr. 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 (40 hour Stage 3 Field Experience)
  • EDUC 564 Curriculum and Instruction in Science (110 hour Stage 3 Field Experience)
  • EDUC 575-7 Student Teaching
  • EDUC 578 Seminar in Secondary Student Teaching

Physics Courses Required for Certification

PHYSICS/MATH TRACK (6 physics courses)

  • PHYS 111 Introductory Physics I
  • PHYS 112 Introductory Physics II
  • PHYS 221 Linear Electronics 
  • PHYS 222 Modern Physics 
  • PHYS 331* Mechanics 
  • PHYS 333* Optics 

* Other Physics courses may be substituted with instructor’s permission.

Mathematics (6 courses)

  • MATH 170 Analytic Geom. & Calc. I (or substitute Math 106 /166)
  • MATH 171 Analytic Geom. & Calc. II
  • MATH 211 Analytic Geom. & Calc. III
  • MATH 221 Differential Equations 
  • MATH 327 Advanced Calculus OR
  • PHYS 343 Intro.to Mathematical Physics
  • MATH ### Mathematics Elective

Chemistry (1 course)

  • CHEM 113 General Chemistry

PHYSICS TRACK (10 courses)

  • PHYS 111 Introductory Physics I
  • PHYS 112 Introductory Physics II
  • PHYS 222 Modern Physics
  • PHYS 331 Mechanics
  • PHYS 341 Quantum Mechanics
  • PHYS 345-6 Electric & Magnetic Fields

PLUS: 3 additional courses in Physics

Mathematics (5 courses)

  • MATH 170 Analytic Geom. & Calc. I (or substitute Math 106 /166)
  • MATH 171 Analytic Geom. & Calc. II MATH 211 Analytic Geom. & Calc. III
  • MATH 221 Differential Equations 
  • MATH 327* Advanced Calculus 
  • MATH 231 Mathematical Statistics I

*If PHYS 343 is taken, MATH 327 may be omitted.

Chemistry (1 course)

  • CHEM 113 General Chemistry