Biology Education Four-Year Plan

FE Includes a Field Experience

Freshman Year

Semester 1

BIO 1510General Biology I

4

ENG 1020English Composition

3

INT 1100Life Calling and Purpose

3

MAT 1510Calculus I

4

REL 2000Introduction to Biblical Faith

3

Total Credit Hours:17

Semester 2

BIO 1520General Biology II

4

COM 1010Speech Communication

3

EDU 1020Becoming a Teacher (FE-30)

1

EDU 1500Foundations of Education

2

ENG 1080Critical Reading, Writing, and Thinking

3

PSY 2010General Psychology

3

Total Credit Hours:16

Sophomore Year

Semester 3

BIO 2820Microbiology

4

CHE 1040General Chemistry I

4

EDU 2300Secondary Curriculum and Instruction (FE-20)

3

EDU 2556Effective Classroom Environments

2

PSY 2500Human Growth and Cognition

3

Total Credit Hours:16

Semester 4

CHE 2010Organic Chemistry I

4

MUS 1500Fine Arts

3

SCI 1050Science Philosophy and Practice

1

SCI 2150Introduction to Computer Technology for the Sciences

3

SCI 2510Earth and Space Science

3

SCI 2600Issues in Science

3

Total Credit Hours:17

Semester 5

BIO 3720Genetics

4

BUS 2010Financial Stewardship

2

EDU 3410Educational Tests and Measurements

2

EDU 3510Teaching Reading and Writing in the Content Areas (FE-20)

3

ENG 2000World Literature

3

 

PHY 2110General Physics I

4

or

PHY 1010Basic College Physics I

4

Total Credit Hours:18

Semester 6

BIO 3040Ecology

4

EDU 4230Methods and Materials for Secondary Education (FE-30)

3

 

HIS 1400World Civilization I

3

or

HIS 1450World Civilization II

3

 

HPE 1500Introduction to Health and Wellness

2

REL 3000Christian Tradition

3

SOC 3270Education in an Urban Culture (FE-10)

3

Total Credit Hours:17

Senior Year

Semester 7

BIO 4335/CHE 4335/PHY 4335Seminar in Biology

1

ENG 3150English Acquisition (FE-10)

3

 

PHL 2010Introduction to Philosophy

3

or

PHL 3070Ethics

3

 

PSY 3411Introduction to the Exceptional Learner

3

REL 4000Christian Life and Ministry

3

Choose one of the following — 3 hours

SOC 2500The Family in Society

3

SOC 3200Social Problems

3

SOC 3300Urban Sociology

3

Total Credit Hours:16

Semester 8

EDU 4600Student Teaching Seminar

3

EDU 4670Enhanced Student Teaching Secondary School

1-9

Total Credit Hours:12

Strongly Recommended Additional Courses

Courses

BIO 2010Anatomy-Physiology I

4

or

BIO 2020Anatomy-Physiology II

4

 

BIO 3730Molecular Biology

4

Total Credit Hours: 129