Elementary Education Minor

Minor Requirements

Candidates must complete 18 credits to qualify for an Elementary Education minor.

The Elementary Education minor meets the majority of requirements for the California Preliminary Multiple Subject Teaching Credential. See the Professional Teacher Preparation section of the catalog under the Liberal Studies, Elementary Education, B.A. program.

Core Requirements
Candidates must take the following 16 credits:
LEDU 301Introduction to Teaching3
LEDU 330Psychological Foundations of Education3
LEDU 341Methods of Teaching Linguistically Diverse Students3
LEDU 420Elementary Reading/Language Arts3
LEDU 431Elementary Curriculum3
LEDU 432Elementary Curriculum Fieldwork1
Elective Requirements
Select 2 credits from the following:2
Elementary Physical Education Methods and Activities
Elementary Art Workshop
Elementary Music Workshop
Elementary Math/Science Methods
Elementary Health Curriculum and Methods
Elementary History-Social Science Curriculum and Methods
Children's Literature
Total Credits18