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Minimum Credit in the Major – 48 Credit Hours
Note: All education courses are variable credit for either three or four credits. A modified syllabus reflecting the three-credit amount of work will be approved by the chair and provided to the student.
3 – 4 credits each
3-4 credits each, total 30 credits
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3-4 credits each unless otherwise noted
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*In the Elementary Education Major, core courses EDU 307, 308, and 309 may substitute for EDU 331 Foundations and Practices in Teaching Reading.
** The Elementary Education elective ENG 335 Children’s Literature may substitute for EDU 326.
Additional elective learning may be accepted when appropriate to the major. Acceptable elective learning may include: prior learning that meets program criteria for acceptance; general education courses (beyond those required by the program) and courses offered through other majors, following published syllabi; and/or individually designed courses developed by the student in consultation with her/his faculty advisor, and submitted using the learning agreement form. All additional electives must be endorsed by the faculty advisor and the dean and documented in the approved degree plan prior to registration.
Students meet the capstone requirement for the Bachelor of Science major in Elementary Education by satisfactorily completing one of the following:
Student Teaching (12 credits total) which consists of
Capstone Course (3-4 credits)
Note: Upper-level prior learning examinations and certified learning credits are accepted by the state of Florida toward education major course requirements.
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