Four-Year Plan

Elementary Education

Bachelor of Arts
2014-2015 Catalog Year

Download the 2014-2015 Four Year Plan


This 4-Year Plan is only a suggested guide for planning course selections.

Official course selections should be made with the guidance of an academic advisor and will depend on an individual student's situation.
Specific information regarding majors, minors, course descriptions, policies and procedures can be found in the university catalog.

Fall Spring
YEAR I
MTH1210: Math for Elementary Teachers I 4 MTH1220: Math for Elementary Teachers II 4
ENG1000: First-Year Composition or
IDS1610: Being Human
4 ENG1000: First-Year Composition or
IDS1610: Being Human
4
Earth and Space Science 4 ENG1030: Grammar 2
HIS1210: American History II 4 EDU2100: Foundations of Teaching and Learning 4




Total Semester Hours  16 Total Semester Hours  14
YEAR II
IDS2020: Trajectories of Human History or
IDS2030: Science and Society
4 IDS2020: Trajectories of Human History or
IDS2030: Science and Society
4
EDU2300: Technology for Teachers 4 NSM2500: Integrated Math and Science for Teachers 4
BIO2200: Humans and the Environment 4 SPED2120: Characteristics/ID Disabilities and Law 4
EDU2260: Learning Theory and Application K-12 4 SPED3510: Diverse Teaching ELL/SPED
4
Total Semester Hours  16 Total Semester Hours  16
YEAR III
IDS3040: Global Justice 4 EDU3365: Reading/LA Primary GradesEDU3365: Reading/LA Primary Grades 4
EDU3350: Democracy, Diversity, and Social Justice for Teachers 4 EDU3330: Science Inquiry Methods 4
EDU3355: Assessment 4 EDU3360: Math Methods 4
SPED3750: Prosocial/Prob Behavior 4 SPED3610: Linguistics & Language Development 4




Total Semester Hours  16 Total Semester Hours  16
YEAR IV
EDU3380: Methods of Teaching Reading- Intermediate/Middle School 4 EDU4750: Student Teaching 13
SPED4620: Collaboration and Coteaching 4 EDU4760: Seminar 2
EDU3500: Methods of Teaching PE
2

EDU3420: Fine Arts Methods 2

Elective
4






Total Semester Hours  16 Total Semester Hours  15

General Notes

  • Student must complete 30 semester hours at the 3000 level or above, of which 15 semester hours must be completed at Aurora University.
  • The last 24 semester hours of degree must be completed at AU, including at least 18 semester hours in the major.
If you have questions about this major, contact Mary Lohrman or Caley Thanepohn in the Crouse Center for Student Success at (630) 844-6870.