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Degree Course Requirements

In addition to the required general education courses, the professional studies requirements and content requirements are listed below.

Professional Studies Requirements (Grades K-6 - 53 Hours)
EDU 111 Freshman Practicum (1)
EDU 211 Sophomore Practicum (1)
EDU 212 Introduction to Music Fundamentals (2)
EDU 222 Educational Psychology for Elementary Teachers (2)
EDU 301 **Introduction to Teaching Practicum (1)
EDU 303 Introduction to Teaching (3)
EDU 311 Junior Practicum (1)
EDU 312 Exceptional Children in the Schools (2)
EDU 342 The Kindergarten Experience (2)
EDU 353 Children's Literature (3)
EDU 441 **Teaching of Reading Practicum (1)
EDU 445 **Teaching of Reading (5)
EDU 452 Art for the Elementary Teacher (2)
EDU 454 **Methods of Teaching Math/Science (4)
EDU 462 **Educational Measurement (2)
EDU 463 *Educational Media and Technology (3)
EDU 464 **Methods of Teaching Language Arts/Social Studies (4)
EDU 470 **Supervised Student Teaching (10)
EDU 471 **Student Teaching Seminar (1)
EDU 473 Issues in American Public Education


General Educaiton Requirements (43 Hours)

Mathematics (8)
MA 184 Math for the Elementary Teacher I
MA 194 Math for the Elementary Teacher II

Science (4)
BIO 104 General Biology

Humanities
(4)
ART 253 Art Appreciation
ENG 153 Introduction to Literature
PSY 113 Principles of Psychology
HIS 103 American History I

Communication (9)
ENG 103 English Composition I
ENG 113 English Composition II
SP 203 or COM 163 Effective Speaking or Interpersonal Communication

Other (10)
EXS 102 Lifetime Wellness
GOV 113 Introduction to Government
HIS 113 American History II
HPE 232 Physical Education for the Elementary Teacher

Additional (25)
PH 104 Physical Science
AST 201 Astronomy Laboratory
AST 203 Astronomy
MUS 272 Music Appreciation
ECO 213 or ECO 223 Microeconomics or Macroeconomics
SOC 323 The Family
GEO 323 World Geography
GEO 303 Human Geography
HPE 342  School and Community Health
UE 101 University Experience

Total Hours = 121

*Course meets general education computer literacy requirement
**Course must be taken at Trine

Note: The courses you need to complete to be eligible for licensure in Indiana may change from what is presented. New requirements for licensure have been approved by the IDE/OELD and the governor. When new standards are developed and additional interpretations of the new licensing requirements are made, changes will be made on this website.