Grades 4 through 8 Certification - Mathematics

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COURSE REQUIREMENTS

I. General Studies Requirements B.A. B.S.
Developing A Christian Mind 3 3
DCM 2301
English 12 9
ENGL 1301, 1302, 2301, and/or 2302
Fine Arts 3 3
FINE 1306
Foreign Language 6-14* 0
*(B.A.) Six hours at the 2000 level if adequate prerequisites are met.
Foundations for Excellence 0-1 0-1
FOUN 1101 is required of all first-year and transfer students with fewer than 15 credit hours. (AP, CLEP, IB, or dual/concurrent credit earned while in high school does not count toward these 15 credit hours.)
History 6 6
HIST 1301 and 1302
Kinesiology 0-2 0-2
KNES 1101 and one additional activity course (KNES 1102-1122); for veterans or those 25 years of age or older prior to enrollment at DBU, KNES courses are waived.
Mathematics 3 3
MATH 1303 or 1405 [Math Advising Tool (eMAT) required prior to registering for any Math class or any class for which the eMAT is a prerequisite.]
Natural Science 4 12
(B.A.) BIOL 1401
(B.S.) BIOL 1401, GEOL 1401, PHSC 1401
Religion 9 9
RELI 1301, 1302, and three additional credit hours depending on credit hours transferred at time of initial enrollment.
Social Science 3 3
POLS 2301
Total General Studies Requirements 52 51
 
II.  Professional Responsibility
   EDUC 1017 Introduction to Teacher Certification* 0 0
    EDUC 3313 Foundations of Teaching* 3 3
    EDUC 3320 Instructional Assessment* 3 3
    EDUC 4021 EC-12 Pedagogy & Professional Responsibilities Seminar 0 0
    EDUC 4608 Clinical Teaching* 6 6
    MATH 4010 Math 4-8 Seminar 0 0
Total Professional Responsibility Requirements 12 12
 
III.  Interdisciplinary Academic Major Requirements
    EDUC 3302 Development of Infants, Children & Adolescents*(S-L) 3 3
    EDUC 4312 Teaching Special Populations*(S-L) 3 3
    EDUC 4313 Discipline and Classroom Management*(S-L) 3 3
    EDUC 4314 Best Practices in Teaching* (S-L) 3 3
    EDUC 4318 Pedagogy of Math* 3 3
    EDUC 4320 Instructional Technology* 3 3
    ESLS 4304 Methods for Teaching ESL* 3 3
    MATH 2301 Elementary Probability and Statistics 3 3
    MATH 2309 Introduction to Linear Algebra 3 3
    MATH 3303 Math Content I* 3 3
    MATH 3304 Math Content II* 3 3
    MATH 3309 Essential Knowledge of Geometry 3 3
    MATH 3310 Problem Solving in Mathematics 3 3
    MATH **** Math Electives 6 6
    READ 4331 Reading in the Content Area* 3 3
Total Interdisciplinary Academic Major Requirements 48 48
 
IV.  Electives
Chapel 0 0
(B.A.) If Foreign Language 1401 and 1402 are required (If not needed, additional elective hours as below.) (8) 0
     
Students may choose to take additional math courses and/or pedagogy* courses. If a student is considering testing for the Core Subjects 4-8 certification, the pedagogy courses may help prepare him/her for that certification test. 9 9
Total Elective Credit Hours (8) 9
MINIMUM TOTAL DEGREE PLAN REQUIREMENTS
121 (129) 120
 
*Indicates Signature Course requiring download of Signature Assessments in TaskStream Reminder.
NOTE: Degree plan subject to adjustment as state policy changes.
Retention in the Educator Preparation Program:
Students must maintain and graduate with an overall institutional GPA of 3.0 and must maintain and graduate with an institutional GPA of 3.0 in their teaching fields/academic concentrations.
 
Minimum GPA Required for Graduation from Dallas Baptist University
DBU requires a minimum institutional cumulative, major, and minor
GPA of 2.0.
(S-L) = Course(s) with field-based service-learning component.

 

 

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