Three Semester Program

Three semester blocks require evening classes (taught from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. and/or from 7:00 to 10:00 p.m.). Some blocks may also hold Saturday classes.

 

Three-Semester Overview 

Semester 1: 15 weeks of coursework and 45 hours of fieldwork

Semester 2: 10 weeks of coursework, 45 hours of fieldwork, and 5 weeks of student teaching

Semester 3: 7 weeks of coursework and 8 weeks of student teaching.  This semester requires a full-time commitment.

 

Coursework: First Semester

  • EDEL 430 Foundations in Elementary School Teaching
  • EDEL 433 Language Arts and Reading Instruction in the Public Schools
  • EDEL 434 Methods and Inquiry for Teaching English Learners
  • EDEL 435 Curriculum and Instruction in Elementary School Teaching – Math
  • EDEL 438 Supervised Fieldwork in Elementary Schools
  • EDEL 453 (a): Teaching  Performance Assessment Support:  Subject-Specific Pedagogy & Designing Instruction

 

Coursework: Second Semester

  • EDEL 429 Integrated Curriculum and Instruction in the Elementary Schools
  • EDEL 436 Curriculum and Instruction in Elementary School Teaching – Science
  • EDEL 438 Supervised Fieldwork in Elementary Schools
  • EDEL 439 Student Teaching
  • EDEL 450 Visual & Performing Arts Seminar
  • EDEL452 PE, Health and Mainstreaming Seminar

 

Coursework: Third Semester

This semester requires a full-time commitment.

  • EDEL 437 Curriculum and Instruction in Elementary School Teaching-Social Studies
  • EDEL 439 Student Teaching
  • EDEL 451 Community, School and Classroom Issues Seminar
  • EDEL 453 Teacher Performance Assessment Support
  • EDEL 453 (b): Teaching  Performance Assessment Support:   Assessing Learning & Culminating Teaching Experience

 

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