Curriculum Guides

Secondary Education (5300)

B.S. - Bachelor of Science

Major: PK-12 Foreign Language Spanish (530606BS)

College of Education

Year 1

3300:111 English Composition I3
3580:101 Beginning Spanish I4
Social Science:Any Set3
Natural Science:Any Set4
Min Credit Total 14
3300:112 English Composition II3
3580:102 Beginning Spanish II4
Oral Communication:Any3
Natural Science:Any Set1
Physical Education/Wellness:Any1
Min Credit Total 15
3580:201 Intermediate Spanish I3
3580:202 Intermediate Spanish II3
Min Credit Total 6

Year 2

5500:230 Educational Technology3
5610:225 Intro: Exceptionalities3
3580:301 Spanish Conversation3
5300:100 Orient:AYA/P-12 Multi-Age Prg0
5100:200 Introduction to Education3
5100:220 Educational Psychology3
Min Credit Total 15
5500:360 Ed Plan: Inst,Assess & Cls Mgt3
5100:300 Ed Eqty & Exc in Cult Pl Socty3
3580:302 Spanish Composition3
Natural Science:Any OTHER Set3
Social Science:Any OTHER Set3
Min Credit Total 15
3580:303 Spanish Grammar3
Min Credit Total 3

Year 3

5500:370 Ed Imp: Inst,Assessmt, Cls Mgt3
3580:401 Advanced Spanish Conversation3
3580:340 Intro to Spanish & Sp-Amer Lit3
3580:403 Advanced Grammar3
Humanities:Any Set3
Min Credit Total 15
5200:321 Instr Tech: Modern Lang K-83
3580:402 Advanced Spanish Composition3
3580:407 Survey of Hispanic Lit: Spain4
5500:455 Literacy for Multiage Licensur3
Humanities:Any OTHER Set3
Min Credit Total 16
Area Studies & Cultural Diversity:Any2
Area Studies & Cultural Diversity:Any2
Min Credit Total 4

Year 4

5300:317 Inst Tech: Mod Lang-Secondary3
5500:475 Instructional Technology Appl3
3400:210 Humanities in Western Trad I4
3580:431 Hispanic Culture: Spain4
3580:432 Hispanic Culture: Spanish Amer4
Min Credit Total 18
5300:495 Stu Teach: Secondary Education8
5300:496 Stu Teach Colloq in Second Ed1
Min Credit Total 9
Min Credit Total 0
Degree Distribution Requirements
This curriculum guide is a recommended plan of study. Students with questions about degree requirements should contact an academic advisor.
3580:408 Survey of Hispanic Lit: SP-AM may be substituted for 3580:407 Survey of Hispanic Lit: Spain.
5300:495 Student Teaching is offered for 8-11 credits. Students should take it for 11 credits (Spring Year 4).
A minimum grade of C or better is required in all pre-admission coursework regardless of when a student started college. A minimum 2.5 GPA is required in pre-admission course credits, in teaching field coursework and overall, including transfer work.
At least 1 credit of Physical Education/Wellness, 3 credits of Social Science and 5 credits of Natural Science are required for admission to the College of Education Teacher Education Program. Please refer to the General Education Guide or your adviser regarding the acceptable courses. Ultimately, 6 credits of Social Science and 8 credits of Natural Science are required to graduate.
A minimum of 8 credits in an area of teaching are required for admission to the College of Education Teacher Education Program. These credits cannot be used to fulfill other pre-admission requirements. If the student has taken more than 8 credits in his/her teaching area, he/she must include the additional coursework toward the calculation of the teaching field GPA.
Any of several General Education math courses may be taken to fulfill the math requirement. Please consult with your adviser before registering if you have any questions. 3450:140 Fundamentals of Math for Primary Educators does not complete this requirement.
Computer literacy requirement: A passing score on the computer literacy exam or completion of one of the following computer classes listed in the next note at a B or better is required for final acceptance into the College of Education Teacher Education Program. The exam tests the following: creating, saving, naming skills, basic word processing skills, basic e-mail and internet skills.
Copies of "What's on the Computer Literary Assessment" are available in the College of Education, Office of Student Services, Zook Hall 207. If you do not pass the computer literacy test after two attempts, you must complete one of the following courses and earn a grade of B or better prior to admission to the Teacher Education Program: 2440:105(3) Introduction to Computers & Application Software; 7500:298(2) Technologies of Music Education.
Some education courses require additional field or service learning hours.
The following credit hour requirements apply to this degree: 128 minimum total credits; 32 credits in residence; the final 32 credits must be taken from The University of Akron.

Guide Updated: 06-21-2013