Chemistry Secondary Education Required Courses

Introductory Courses (12 units)

EDUC 202 Historical & Contemporary Perspectives on America's Urban School (3) or
SCED 200 Foundations of Education (3)
SCED 305 Adolescent Learing, Development, and Diversity (3)
ISTC 301 Integrating Instrunctional Technology (3)
SPED 301 Introduction to Special Education K-12 (3)

Program Courses (11 units)

SCED 341 Principles of Secondary Education (4)
SCED 460 Using Reading and Writing in the Secondary School (4)
SCED 461 Teaching Reading in the Secondary Content Area (3)

Internship (12 units)

SCED 499 Internship in Secondary Education (6)
SCED 401 Analyzing Student Teaching (2)
SCED 462 Seminar in Teaching Reading in the SCED Content Areas (1)
SCIE 380 Methods of Teaching Science (3)

Student Teaching (12 units)

SCIE 393 Secondary Education - Science (12)

Content Courses (48 units)

CHEM 131 & CHEM 131L General Chemistry I (4)
CHEM 132 & CHEM 132 L General Chemistry II (4)
CHEM 210 Principles and Methods of Chemistry Analysis (4)
CHEM 323 Descriptive Inorganic Chemistry (4)
CHEM 331 Organic Chemistry I (5)
CHEM 332 Organic Chemistry II (5)
CHEM 345 Principles of Physical Chemistry (3)
CHEM 372 Intermediate Lab (1)

BIOL 115 Contemporary General Biology or BIOL 201 Biology I, Cellular Biology and Genetics (4)

GEOL 121 Honors Physical Geology (3) or ASTR 161 General Astronomy I (4)

MATH 211 Calculus for Applications (3) or MATH 273 Calculus I (4)

PHYS 211 General Physics I and PHYS 212 General Physics II or PHYS 241 General Physical I Calculus-Based (4) and PHYS 242 General Physics II Calculus-Based (8)

Electives (9 units) Choose from the following courses and form the list of electives in the catalog

CHEM 391 Special Problems in Chemistry (1-3)
CHEM 491 Introduction to Research in Chemistry (4)


Requirements

  • Praxis I or Praxis Core, or ACT, GRE, SAT
  • Praxis II Specialty Area and Principles of Learning
  • 2.75 Major GPA
  • 2.75 Overall GPA
  • 3.00 Professional Education GPA