Curricular Items

From the Chair of the Senate Curriculum Committee

Advanced to the Senate Curriculum Committee
The following have been received in the College Senate Office and forwarded to the Senate Curriculum Committee for review and approval:

Program Revision:
M.S.Ed. Childhood and Early Childhood Education, Including Initial Teaching Certification (6212) (formerly M.S.Ed. Childhood Education [Grades 1–6], Including Initial Teaching Certification [6212])

New Courses:
EDU 500 Practicum in Childhood Education. Prerequisites: Admission to Childhood and Early Childhood Education (6212) program; cumulative GPA of 2.5; 2.5 minimum GPA in professional sequence; minimum grade of C in methods courses related to respective major (EDU 511 and EDU 682); successful completion of English composition/basic communication and mathematics competency requirements. Supervised teaching experience five full days a week for approximately seven consecutive weeks. Effective demonstration of content knowledge, pedagogical preparation, instructional delivery, classroom management, knowledge of student development, collaboration with school professionals, and reflectivity of practice required.

EDU 510 Practicum in Early Childhood. Prerequisites: Admission to Childhood and Early Childhood Education (6212) program; cumulative GPA of 2.5; 2.5 minimum GPA in professional sequence; minimum grade of C in methods courses related to respective major (EDU 511 and EDU 682); successful completion of English composition/basic communication and mathematics competency requirements. Supervised teaching experience five full days a week for approximately seven consecutive weeks. Effective demonstration of content knowledge, pedagogical preparation, instructional delivery, classroom management, knowledge of student development, collaboration with school professionals, and reflectivity of practice required.

Advanced to the President
The following has been approved by the Senate Curriculum Committee and forwarded to the president for review and approval:

Course Revision:
PHY 108 General Physics II