Bachelor of Science in Education: Special Education Pre-K to Grade 4
Get a description of each of Cal U's special education and early childhood education courses from our Course Catalog.
|UNI 100 First-Year Seminar||1 cr.|
|ENG 101 English Composition I||3 crs.|
|MAT 120 Elementary Topics in Math I||3 crs.|
|GEO/POS/ECO 102 Social Sciences Course||3 crs.|
|ESP 210 Special Education Foundations and Collaborations||3 crs.|
|ESP 311 Assessment and Positive Behavior Interventions||3 crs.|
|Approved British or American Literature Course||3 crs.|
|MAT 130 Elementary Topics In Math II||3 crs.|
|BIO 103 Contemporary Issues in Biology||3 crs.|
|ESP 211 Special Education History, Theory and Exceptionality||3 crs.|
|ESP 312 Applied Behavior Analysis in Special Education||3 crs.|
|ESP 339 Special Field Experience I: High Incidence||3 crs.|
|ELE 200 Introduction to Pre-K to Grade 4 Education||3 crs.|
|ELE 220 Instruction and Assessment in Pre-K||3 crs.|
|HSC 250 Health and Physical Education for Pre-K-Grade 4||3 crs.|
|PSY 216 Child Psychology: Birth to Age 4||3 crs.|
|ESP 407 Early Intervention Special Education||3 crs.|
|EAS 100 Introduction to Earth Science||3 crs.|
|ELE 300 Emerging Literacy||3 crs.|
|ELE 310 Teaching Math and Science Pre-K ||3 crs.|
|PHS 120 Basic Physical Science w/Lab||3 crs.|
|PSY 217 Child Psychology: Age 5 to 9||3 crs.|
|ELE 410 Pre-K Field Exerience OR|
|ELE 411 Field Experience Grades 4-6||3 crs.|
|ELE 221 Instruction and Assessment K-4||3 crs.|
|ELE 301 Literacy Foundations I: Language Arts||3 crs.|
|ELE 302 Literacy Foundations II: Reading||3 crs.|
|ESP 402 Life Skills Planning and Instruction||3 crs.|
|ESP 403 Assessment and Prescriptive Teaching||3 crs.|
|ESP 349 Special Education Field Experience II: Low Incidence||3 crs.|
|ELE 331 Teaching Math K-4||3 crs.|
|ELE 321 Teaching Science K-4||3 crs.|
|ELE 331 Teaching Social Studies K-4||3 crs.|
|ESP 412 Evidence-based Practices for Elementary Inclusion||3 crs.|
|EDU 333 Technology in Teaching and Learning||3 crs.|
|Any Ethics/Multicultural Awareness Course||3 crs.|
|ESP 414 Advanced Evidence-based Practices for Pre-K to 8 Inclusion||3 crs.|
|PSY 208 Educational Psychology||3 crs.|
|EDU 350 Supporting English Language Learners||3 crs.|
|MUS/ART/THE 372 Creative Arts for Pre-K-Grade 4||3 crs.|
|U.S./Pennsylvania History Course on Social Sciences Menu||3 crs.|
|ESP 461 Student Teaching and School Law||12 crs.|
Note: Prerequisites for ELE 221 and all 300 level courses are ELE 200 and 220.
Note: Prerequisite for ESP 412, ELE 400 and ELE 461 is admission to Teacher Education.
Note: Bolded Courses indicate a block of courses that must be taken together.
Note: Pennsylvania Act 34, 24, 151 and 114 clearances must be on file in the associate dean's office by July 15.
Note: All courses required for certification with a grade of C- or lower must be repeated.
Note: Must apply to Teacher Education after earning 48 credits and before earning 65 credits. Refer to Student Handbook for details.