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Required Coursework: Geosciences Concentration

SINGLE SUBJECT TEACHING CREDENTIAL IN SCIENCE

GEOSCIENCES CONCENTRATION

 
 

 

THE FOLLOWING BREADTH COURSES ARE REQUIRED:

Astronomy 100 Astronomy (3)

Astronomy 100 Astronomy (3)

Biology 211&211L Evolution and Diversity (4)

Biology 212 & 212L Intro Cell&Molecular Bio (4)

Biology 213 & 213L Intro  Ecology&Physio (4)

Chemistry 111A Gen Chemistry I   (5)                 

Chemistry 111B General Chemistry II      (5)  

Geology 106    Earth Science for Teachers   (4)

ScEd 403      Seminar Integrated Sci         (2)  Fall only

ScEd 404 Nature of Science & Scientific Reasoning for Secondary Science Teachers  Spring only (3)

 

ONE OF THE FOLLOWING:

Physics 100A General Physics (4)

Physics 151 Mechanics & Heat (4)

 

ONE OF THE FOLLOWING:

Physics 100B General Physics (4)

Physics 152 Electricity & Magnetism (4)

 

ONE OF THE FOLLOWING:

Math 119A Survey of Calculus (3)

Math 122 Calculus I (4)

 

TOTAL BREADTH COURSES:     42-43 Units

 

THE FOLLOWING GEOSCIENCES SPECIALIZATION COURSES ARE REQUIRED:

Geology 160   Intro to Oceanography (3)

Geology 240 Historical Geology (4)

Geology 280 Water Resources & Society (3)

Geology 300I Earth Systems & Global Change (3)

Geology 322 Mineralogy & Crystallography (4)

Geology 433 Structural Geology (4)

Geology 443 Stratigraphy & Sedimentology (4)

Geology 450 Geology Summer Field (4)

 
 

TOTAL CONCENTRATION (DEPTH) COURSES:        29 Units

 
 
 
 
                                      
 

All courses listed here

OR CSET

#118, 119, 122

 


 
 

PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION COURSES ARE REQUIRED FOR ALL SCIENCE TEACHERS REGARDLESS OF THEIR AREA OF CONCENTRATION:

 

 

* NOTE:  EDSS 300C is prerequisite to ALL OTHER Professional Education courses (EDSE and EDSS)

EDSS 300C Introduction to Teaching (Science) (3)

EDSE 435 U. S. Secondary Schools:  Intercultural Education (3)

EDSE 436 Curriculum, Instruction, Assessment & Classroom Management (3)

EDSE 457 Reading and Writing in Secondary Schools (3)

EDSS 450 C Curriculum and Methods in Teaching Science (3)

H SC 411B Health Science for Secondary Teachers (3)

EdSP 355B Education of Exceptional Individuals (3)

EdP 301 or 302 or 305 Child/Adolescent Development/Educational Psychology (3)

 

STUDENT TEACHING: (EDSS 472 A, B, & C  --  15 units)

(EDSS 473 – 3 units)

Visit the Science Education Credential website for more information: scienceteaching.org

IMPORTANT NOTE: This subject matter program is subject to change. Please be in contact with the Single Subject Science Credential Advisor.


last updated — Nov 17, 2016