Elementary Education Minor

Curriculum 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. Students must consult with an advisor in the School of Education.

Program-Specific Core Curriculum Courses
Introduction to Psychology 1
Program Courses
Candidates must complete 18 credits from the following:
LEDU 301Introduction to Teaching3
LEDU 309Elementary Math/Science Methods2
LEDU 330Psychological Foundations of Education3
LEDU 336Elementary Health Curriculum and Methods1
LEDU 337Elementary History-Social Science Curriculum and Methods1
LEDU 341Methods of Teaching Linguistically Diverse Students3
LEDU 380Children's Literature3
LEDU 420Elementary Reading/Language Arts3
LEDU 434Elementary Curriculum, Differentiation, and Assessment3
ARTS 306Elementary Art Workshop3
KNES 201Elementary Physical Education Methods and Activities2
MUSC 310Elementary Music Workshop2

PSYC 200 will count toward the Core Curriculum requirement for Behavioral Science.