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Education Department: General Science 7-12 Certification

Have you ever pictured yourself standing in front of a group of individuals teaching them your passion for science?


Marywood's General Science Education program will help you do this! The program provides a strong background in biology and the physical sciences so that you may become an effective teacher in these areas. You'll learn basic concepts in biology, chemistry, math, and physics, as well as more advanced concepts in areas such as molecular biology, anatomy, microbiology, and ecology.

Lab work is required, because we believe that the teachers of tomorrow are also the scientists of tomorrow.

Specialty Courses

BIOL 121, 121L Anatomy & Physiology I
4
BIOL 122, 122L Anatomy & Physiology II
4
BIOL 150, 150L General Biology I 4
BIOL 151, 151L General Biology II 4
BIOL 351 Evolution 3
BIOL 411B Current Methods in Science 4
BIOL 410 Science Literacy Capstone 2
ENVS 420, 420L Ecology 4
CHEM 131, 131L General Chemistry I
4
CHEM 132, 132L General Chemistry II
4
CHEM 221, 221L Organic Chemistry 4
PHYS 303, 303L General Physics I
4
PHYS 304, 304L General Physics II
4
MATH 170 Mathematical Applications in Biology 3
OR    
MATH 201 Calculus/Analytic Geometry 3
MATH 216 Statistics for the Behavioral and Social Sciences 3

Professional Education Requirements

EDUC 000 Field Experience ongoing
EDUC 005D Practicum 1
EDUC 100/101
Introduction to Education
.5,.5
PSY 252
Psychology of the Adolescent 3
EDUC 311 Educational Psychology
3
EDUC 411A
Effective Instruction in Secondary and K-12 Education
3
EDUC 414 Social Foundations 3
S ED 100 Characteristics of Students with Disabilities 3
S ED 300 Curriculum Adaptations (taken with student teaching)
3
S ED 367 Behavior and Classroom Management 3
EDUC 461 Methods, Materials and Assessment of ELL 3
EDUC 442 Student Teaching 9

 


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