Secondary Education Licensure Course Requirements by Area of Study

The Program Sample Plans below are found in the University Catalog. In addition to the courses listed, the equivalent honors courses can be used to fulfill the requirements. To review a Program Sample Plan, click the area of study.

Chemistry 9-12

  • Sample Plan
  • Requirements
    • BIOL 1111 is a prerequisite course for BIOL 2111.
    • CHEM 1101 - General Chemistry I [SCI-L] (4.0 cr)
    • CHEM 1102 - General Chemistry II [SCI-L] (4.0 cr)
    • CHEM 2301 - Organic Chemistry I [SCI] (4.0 cr)
    • CHEM 2311 - Organic Chemistry Lab I (1.0 cr)
    • CHEM 2321 - Introduction to Research I (1.0 cr)
    • CHEM 2322 - Introduction to Research II (1.0 cr)
    • CHEM 3101 - Analytical Chemistry [SCI-L] (4.0 cr)
    • CHEM 3501 - Physical Chemistry I [SCI] (4.0 cr)
    • BIOL 2111 - Cell Biology [SCI-L] (4.0 cr)
    • MATH 1101 - Calculus I [M/SR] (5.0 cr)
    • PHYS 1101 - General Physics I [SCI-L] (5.0 cr)
    • CHEM 2302 - Organic Chemistry II [SCI] (4.0 cr) or CHEM 2304 - Organic Chemistry II with a Biological Emphasis [SCI] (4.0 cr)

Communication Arts and Literature 5-12

  • Sample Plan
  • Requirements
    • CMR 1052 - Introduction to Public Speaking [E/CR] (2.0 cr)
    • CMR 1062 - Introduction to Interpersonal and Group Communication [HUM] (4.0 cr)
    • CMR 1101 - Introduction to Theories of Communication, Media, and Rhetoric [HUM] (4.0 cr)
    • CMR 4152 - Advanced Public Speaking [HUM] (4.0 cr)
    • ENGL 2501 - Literary Studies [HUM] (4.0 cr)
    • ENGL 3021 - Grammar and Language [HUM] (4.0 cr)
    • ENGL 3005 - Understanding Writing: Theories and Practices [HUM] (4.0 cr) orENGL 3032 - Creative Nonfiction Writing [ART/P] (4.0 cr)
    • Study of Shakespeare (ENGL 3159-Shakespeare: Studies in the Bard or ENGL 2059-Introduction to Shakespeare strongly recommended, ENGL 2059 preferred)
    • ENGL 3301 - U.S. Multicultural Literature [Hli] (4.0 cr)or ED 2201 - Perspectives on Young Adult Literature: Schooling, Society, and Culture [HUM] (4.0 cr)
    • TH 2211 - Oral Interpretation [ART/P] (4.0 cr) or TH 2111 - Creative Drama with Children [ART/P] (4.0 cr)or TH 2221 - Readers' Theatre [ART/P] (4.0 cr)

French K-12

  • Sample Plan
  • Requirements
    • One cross-listed French course taught in English (such as Fren 1027, 1031, 1302, 1311, or 1312) may be counted towards the French licensure, provided that students complete written work for the class in French.
    • FREN 2001 - Intermediate French I [IP] (4.0 cr)
    • FREN 2002 - Intermediate French II [IP] (4.0 cr)
    • FREN 3001 - Conversation and Composition [IP] (4.0 cr)
    • FREN 3011 - Reading and Analysis of Texts [HUM] (4.0 cr)
    • FREN 3112 - Advanced Language Studies: Introduction to French Phonetics [HUM] (4.0 cr)
    • FREN 3113 - Advanced Language Studies: Theme et Version [HUM] (4.0 cr) or FREN 3114 - Advanced Language Studies: Advanced French Grammar [HUM] (2.0-4.0 cr)
    • One course from Early Modern Studies Cluster:
      • FREN 3402 - Early Modern Studies: Pre-Enlightenment Culture in France [HIST] (4.0 cr)
    • One course from Modern Studies Cluster:
      • FREN 1031 - Modern Studies: The Modern Body in France [SS] (4.0 cr)
      • or FREN 1302 - French Cinema [IP] (4.0 cr)
      • or FREN 3502 - Modern Studies: Revolution, Romanticism, Modernity [HUM] (4.0 cr)
      • or FREN 3503 - Modern Studies: Avant-Garde, Existentialism, Experimentation [HUM] (4.0 cr)
      • or FREN 3501 - Modern Studies: The Old Regime and New Ideas: The French Enlightenment [HIST] (4.0 cr)
    • One course from Francophone Studies Cluster:
      • FREN 1311 - Sub-Saharan Francophone Cinema [IP] (4.0 cr)
      • or FREN 1312 - Morocco: History, Story, Myth [IP] (4.0 cr)
      • or FREN 3602 - Francophone Studies: Francophone Worlds [IP] (4.0 cr)
      • or FREN 3603 - Francophone Studies: Contes francophones [IP] (4.0 cr)
      • or FREN 3604 - Francophone Studies: L'Amerique francophone [HUM] (4.0 cr)
      • or FREN 3606 - Francophone Studies: Sub-Saharan Francophone Cinema [IP] (4.0 cr)
    • Study abroad is strongly encouraged.

General Science 5-8

  • Sample Plan
  • Requirements
    • BIOL 1111 is a prerequisite course for BIOL 2101 and BIOL 2111.
      • BIOL 2101 - Evolution of Bioliersity [SCI-L] (4.0 cr)
      • CHEM 1101 - General Chemistry I [SCI-L] (4.0 cr)
      • GEOL 1101 - Physical Geology [SCI-L] (4.0 cr)
      • PHYS 1052 - The Solar System [SCI-L] (5.0 cr)
    • PHYS 1091 or 1101
      • Prerequisite for PHYS 1101 is MATH 1101-Calculus I.
      • PHYS 1091 - Principles of Physics I [SCI-L] (5.0 cr)
      • or PHYS 1101 - General Physics I [SCI-L] (5.0 cr)
    • PHYS 1092 or 1102
      • Prerequisite for PHYS 1102 is MATH 1102-Calculus II.
      • PHYS 1092 - Principles of Physics II [SCI-L] (5.0 cr) or PHYS 1102 - General Physics II [SCI-L] (5.0 cr)

Instrumental Music K-12

  • Sample Plan
  • Requirements
    • MUS 1101 - Core Studies I: Music Theory I [M/SR] (4.0 cr)
    • MUS 1102 - Core Studies I: Music Theory II [M/SR] (4.0 cr)
    • MUS 1300 - UMM Symphonic Winds [ART/P] (1.0 cr)
    • MUS 2101 - Core Studies II: Music Theory III [HUM] (4.0 cr)
    • MUS 2102 - Core Studies II: Music Theory IV [HUM] (4.0 cr)
    • MUS 3101 - Core Studies III: Medieval, Renaissance, and Baroque Music [HIST] (4.0 cr)
    • MUS 3102 - Core Studies III: Classical, Romantic, and 20th-Century Music [FA] (4.0 cr)
    • MUS 3161 - Introduction to World Music [IP] (4.0 cr)
    • MUS 2301 - Instrumental Techniques--Woodwind (1.0 cr)
    • MUS 2302 - Instrumental Techniques--Brass (1.0 cr)
    • MUS 2303 - Instrumental Techniques--Strings (1.0 cr)
    • MUS 2304 - Vocal Techniques (1.0 cr)
    • MUS 3311 - Conducting Techniques (2.0 cr)
    • MUS 3321 - Instrumental Conducting and Materials (2.0 cr)
    • MUS 3351 - Instrumental Arranging [ART/P] (2.0 cr)
    • MUS 4901 - Senior Project and Portfolio (1.0 cr)
    • MUS 3200-3223-Advanced Inliidual Performance Studies in wind, string, percussion, or keyboard (consult with music faculty to determine performance studies requirements)
    • Concert Attendance
      • Seven successful completions of MUS 1000-Concert Attendance
    • Piano Proficiency
      • Music theory courses (1101, 1102, 2101, 2102) are taken concurrently with piano lessons or functional keyboard for the Music Major, Mus 1111, 1112, 2111, 2112 until the piano proficiency test is passed.
    • Instrument Repair Clinic
      • Successful completion of the instrument repair clinic

Life Science 9-12

  • Sample Plan
  • Requirements
    • BIOL 1111 - Fundamentals of Genetics, Evolution, and Development [SCI] (3.0 cr)
    • BIOL 2101 - Evolution of Bioliersity [SCI-L] (4.0 cr)
    • BIOL 2111 - Cell Biology [SCI-L] (4.0 cr)
    • BIOL 3121 - Molecular Biology [SCI-L] (5.0 cr)
    • BIOL 3131 - Ecology [SCI-L] (4.0 cr)
    • BIOL 3701 - Biological Communication II (1.0 cr)
    • BIOL 4312 - Genetics (4.0 cr)
    • BIOL 4901 - Senior Seminar (1.0 cr)
    • CHEM 1101 - General Chemistry I [SCI-L] (4.0 cr)
    • MATH 1021 - Survey of Calculus [M/SR] (4.0 cr) or MATH 1101 - Calculus I [M/SR] (5.0 cr)
    • STAT 1601 - Introduction to Statistics [M/SR] (4.0 cr) or STAT 2601 - Statistical Methods [M/SR] (4.0 cr)

Mathematics 5-12

  • Sample Plan
  • Requirements
    • MATH 1101 - Calculus I [M/SR] (5.0 cr)
    • MATH 1102 - Calculus II [M/SR] (5.0 cr)
    • MATH 2101 - Calculus III [M/SR] (4.0 cr)
    • MATH 2111 - Linear Algebra [M/SR] (4.0 cr)
    • MATH 2202 - Mathematical Perspectives [M/SR] (4.0 cr)
    • MATH 2211 - History of Mathematics (4.0 cr)
    • MATH 3211 - Geometry [M/SR] (4.0 cr)
    • MATH 3231 - Abstract Algebra I [M/SR] (4.0 cr)
    • MATH 3411 - Discrete and Combinatorial Mathematics [M/SR] (4.0 cr)
    • STAT 2611 - Mathematical Statistics [M/SR] (4.0 cr)

Physics 9-12

  • Requirements
    • Also recommended (required for physics major): MATH 2101-Calc III, MATH 2401-Differential Equations
    • MATH 1101 - Calculus I [M/SR] (5.0 cr)
    • MATH 1102 - Calculus II [M/SR] (5.0 cr)
    • PHYS 1101 - General Physics I [SCI-L] (5.0 cr)
    • PHYS 1102 - General Physics II [SCI-L] (5.0 cr)
    • PHYS 2101 - Modern Physics [SCI-L] (4.0 cr)
    • PHYS 2201 - Circuits and Electronic Devices [SCI-L] (4.0 cr)
    • PHYS 2401 - Optics [SCI-L] (4.0 cr)
    • PHYS 3501 - Statistical Physics [SCI] (4.0 cr)
    • PHYS 4101 - Electromagnetism (4.0 cr)
    • PHYS 4201 - Quantum Mechanics (4.0 cr)
    • Research
      • Other research experience (e.g., UROP, internship) can be substituted with discipline approval.
      • Take 1 or more sub-requirements(s) from the following:
        • Senior Thesis
        • PHYS 4901 - Senior Thesis I (1.0 cr)
        • PHYS 4902 - Senior Thesis II (1.0 cr)
    • Directed Research
      • PHYS 1993 - Directed Study (1.0-5.0 cr)
      • or PHYS 2993 - Directed Study (1.0-5.0 cr)
      • or PHYS 3993 - Directed Study (1.0-5.0 cr)
      • or PHYS 4993 - Directed Study (1.0-5.0 cr)

Social Studies 5-12

Social Science Major

  • Requirements
    • (fulfills requirements for a social science major)
    • ANTH 1111 - Introductory Cultural Anthropology [SS] (4.0 cr)
    • ECON 1111 - Principles of Microeconomics [SS] (4.0 cr)
    • ECON 1112 - Principles of Macroeconomics [SS] (4.0 cr)
    • GEOG 2001 - Problems in Geography [ENVT] (4.0 cr)
    • HIST 1111: Intro to World History
    • HIST 1301 - Introduction to U.S. History [HIST] (4.0 cr)
    • POL 1201 - American Government and Politics [E/CR] (4.0 cr)
    • PSY 1051 - Introduction to Psychology [SS] (4.0 cr)
    • SOC 1101 - Introductory Sociology [SS] (4.0 cr)
    • STAT 1601 - Introduction to Statistics [M/SR] (4.0 cr)
    • or STAT 2601 - Statistical Methods [M/SR] (4.0 cr)
    • or Equivalent proficiency in statistics approved by the liisional committee for the social science major.

Students work closely with their advisers to plan a program that satisfies the required competencies in a chosen sub-plan and in the social science disciplines. The sub-plan most often is demonstrated by completing the minor in that discipline. Program plans must be on file with the Social Sciences Division Office by the completion of a student's junior year.

Anthropology

  • Sample Plan
  • Requirements
    • ANTH 2101 - Physical Anthropology [SCI-L] (4.0 cr)
    • ANTH 2103 - Archaeology [SS] (4.0 cr)
    • ANTH 4411 - Seminar in Anthropological Methodology [E/CR] (4.0 cr)
    • An additional 8 credits (exclusive of those used to complete required courses) in anthropology and sociology; 4 of which must be in courses above 1xxx. No more than 4 credits can be from SOC courses.
    • Take at most 4 credit(s) from the following:
      • ANTH 1xxx
      • SOC 1xxx
    • Take 4 or more credit(s) from the following:
      • Anthropology Electives
      • Take 4 or more credit(s) from the following:
        • ANTH 2604 - China in the Era of Globalization [IP] (4.0 cr)
        • ANTH 3204 - Culture, Food, and Agriculture [ENVT] (4.0 cr)
        • ANTH 3206 - Ecological Anthropology [ENVT] (4.0 cr)
        • ANTH 3402 - Representations from the Field: American Indian Ethnography and Ethnohistory [Hli] (4.0 cr)
        • ANTH 3455 - North American Archaeology [SS] (4.0 cr)
        • ANTH 3601 - Social Justice and Human Rights in Latin America [IP] (4.0 cr)
        • ANTH 3602 - Women in Latin America [IP] (4.0 cr)
        • ANTH 3603 - Latin American Archaeology [SS] (4.0 cr)
        • ANTH 3701 - Forensic Anthropology [SCI-L] (4.0 cr)
        • ANTH 2xxx
        • ANTH 3xxx
        • ANTH 4xxx
      • Sociology Electives
      • Take at most 4 credit(s) from the following:
        • SOC 2101 - Systems of Oppression [Hli] (4.0 cr)
        • SOC 3103 - Research Methodology in Sociology [SS] (4.0 cr)
        • SOC 3111 - Sociology of Modernization [IP] (4.0 cr)
        • SOC 3112 - Sociology of the Environment and Social Development [ENVT] (4.0 cr)
        • SOC 3121 - Sociology of Gender and Sexuality [Hli] (4.0 cr)
        • SOC 3122 - Sociology of Childhoods [Hli] (4.0 cr)
        • SOC 3123 - Sociology of Aging [Hli] (4.0 cr)
        • SOC 3124 - Sociology of Law [SS] (4.0 cr)
        • SOC 3131 - World Population [ENVT] (4.0 cr)
        • SOC 3141 - Sociology of Deviance [E/CR] (4.0 cr)
        • SOC 3204 - Culture, Food, and Agriculture [ENVT] (4.0 cr)
        • SOC 3251 - African Americans [Hli] (4.0 cr)
        • SOC 3252 - Women in Muslim Society [IP] (4.0 cr)
        • SOC 3403 - Sociological Theory [SS] (4.0 cr)
        • SOC 3601 - Social Justice and Human Rights in Latin America [IP] (4.0 cr)
        • SOC 3602 - Women in Latin America [IP] (4.0 cr)
        • SOC 2xxx
        • SOC 3xxx
        • SOC 4xxx

Economics

  • Sample Plan
  • Requirements
    • ECON 3201 - Microeconomic Theory [SS] (4.0 cr)
    • ECON 3202 - Macroeconomic Theory [SS] (4.0 cr)
    • MATH 1101 - Calculus I [M/SR] (5.0 cr)
    • No more than 4 cr from each of the following can be applied to the sub-plan: ECON x993, ECON 4501
    • Take 6 or more credit(s) from the following:
      • ECON 3005 - Experimental and Behavioral Economics I [SS] (2.0 cr)
      • ECON 3006 - Experimental and Behavioral Economics II [SS] (2.0 cr)
      • ECON 3007 - Environmental and Natural Resource Economics I [ENVT] (2.0 cr)
      • ECON 3008 - Environmental and Natural Resource Economics II [ENVT] (2.0 cr)
      • ECON 3009 - Political Economy [SS] (4.0 cr)
      • ECON 3014 - Game Theory: The Theory of Strategic Behavior I [SS] (2.0 cr)
      • ECON 3015 - Game Theory: The Theory of Strategic Behavior II [SS] (2.0 cr)
      • ECON 3113 - Money, Banking, and Financial Markets [SS] (4.0 cr)
      • ECON 3121 - Public Economics I [SS] (2.0 cr)
      • ECON 3122 - Public Economics II [SS] (2.0 cr)
      • ECON 3131 - Comparative Economic Systems [IP] (2.0 cr)
      • ECON 3133 - Economics of China [IP] (2.0 cr)
      • ECON 3134 - Cooperative Business Model [SS] (2.0 cr)
      • ECON 3141 - Economic Development and Growth I [IP] (2.0 cr)
      • ECON 3142 - Economic Development and Growth II [IP] (2.0 cr)
      • ECON 3153 - Contemporary Global Economic Issues [IP] (2.0 cr)
      • ECON 3211 - History of Economic Thought I [HIST] (2.0 cr)
      • ECON 3212 - History of Economic Thought II [HIST] (2.0 cr)
      • ECON 3351 - Globalization: Examining India's Social and Economic Development [IP] (4.0 cr)
      • ECON 3501 - Introduction to Econometrics [M/SR] (4.0 cr)
      • ECON 3993 - Directed Study (1.0-5.0 cr)
      • ECON 4101 - Labor Economics I [Hli] (2.0 cr)
      • ECON 4102 - Labor Economics II (2.0 cr)
      • ECON 4111 - Mathematical Economics I (2.0 cr)
      • ECON 4112 - Mathematical Economics II (2.0 cr)
      • ECON 4121 - International Trade Theory (2.0 cr)
      • ECON 4131 - International Finance (2.0 cr)
      • ECON 4501 - Senior Research Seminar in Economics and Management (2.0 cr)
      • ECON 4993 - Directed Study (1.0-5.0 cr)
      • ECON 3xxx
      • ECON 4xxx

History

  • Sample Plan
  • Requirements
    • HIST 1111 - Introduction to World History [HIST] (4.0 cr)
    • An additional 16 credits in history of which 12 credits are at 2xxx or above. There should be course work in at least two geographic areas, with at least one of these in a non-Western area.
    • Take at most 4 credit(s) from the following:
      • HIST 1402 - Gender, Women, and Sexuality in American History [Hli] (4.0 cr)
      • HIST 1501 - Introduction to East Asian History: China, Japan, and Korea before 1800. [HIST] (4.0 cr)
      • HIST 1601 - Latin American History: A Basic Introduction [IP] (4.0 cr)
      • HIST 1xxx
    • Take 12 or more credit(s) from the following:
      • HIST 3181 - The Study of History: Schools, Rules, and Tools [HIST] (4.0 cr)
      • HIST 3008 - The Making of the Islamic World [Hli] (4.0 cr)
      • HIST 3101 - Renaissance and Reformation [HIST] (4.0 cr)
      • HIST 3102 - Early Modern Europe [HIST] (4.0 cr)
      • HIST 2103 - Medieval Europe [HIST] (4.0 cr)
      • HIST 2151 - Modern Europe [HIST] (4.0 cr)
      • HIST 3161 - The Enlightenment [HIST] (4.0 cr)
      • HIST 3204 - Nazi Germany [HIST] (4.0 cr)
      • HIST 3207 - The Crusades [IP] (4.0 cr)
      • HIST 3209 - Modern Germany [HIST] (4.0 cr)
      • HIST 3211 - Modern France [HIST] (4.0 cr)
      • HIST 2251 - American Indians and the United States: A History [Hli] (4.0 cr)
      • HIST 3303 - Creation of the American Republic [HIST] (4.0 cr)
      • HIST 3351 - The U.S. Presidency Since 1900 [SS] (4.0 cr)
      • HIST 2352 - The U.S. 1960s [HIST] (4.0 cr)
      • HIST 3353 - World War II [HIST] (4.0 cr)
      • HIST 3355 - United States in Transition, 1877-1920 [HIST] (4.0 cr)
      • HIST 3356 - Civil Rights Movement, 1954-1974 [HIST] (4.0 cr)
      • HIST 3358 - Civil War and Reconstruction [HIST] (4.0 cr)
      • HIST 3359 - Native Strategies for Survival, 1880-1920 [Hli] (4.0 cr)
      • HIST 3361 - An Environmental and Geographic History of the United States [ENVT] (4.0 cr)
      • HIST 3381 - History of American Indian Nationalism and Red Power, 1920-Present [HIST] (4.0 cr)
      • HIST 3451 {Inactive} [Hli] (4.0 cr)
      • HIST 2452 - Minnesota History [HIST] (4.0 cr)
      • HIST 3453 - The American Presidency, 1789-1900 [HIST] (4.0 cr)
      • HIST 3455 - American Immigration [HIST] (4.0 cr)
      • HIST 3456 - History of Religion in America [HIST] (4.0 cr)
      • HIST 3457 - American Biography and Autobiography [HIST] (4.0 cr)
      • HIST 2551 - Modern Japan [HIST] (4.0 cr)
      • HIST 2552 - History of Modern China [HIST] (4.0 cr)
      • HIST 3558 - Shanghai: China's Model of Modernity [IP] (4.0 cr)
      • HIST 3559 - History of Religion in China [HIST] (4.0 cr)
      • HIST 3601 - Great Books in Latin American History [IP] (4.0 cr)
      • HIST 2704 - Gender, Women, and Sexuality in Medieval Europe [SS] (4.0 cr)
      • HIST 3707 - Gender in East Asia [Hli] (4.0 cr)
      • HIST 2708 - Gender, Women, and Sexuality in Modern Europe [IP] (4.0 cr)
      • HIST 3993 - Directed Study (1.0-5.0 cr)
      • HIST 4993 - Directed Study (1.0-5.0 cr)
      • HIST 2xxx
      • HIST 3xxx
      • HIST 4xxx

Political Science

  • Sample Plan
  • Requirements
    • An additional 16 credits (exclusive of those used to complete required courses); 8 of which must be in courses above 2xxx.
    • Take at most 8 credit(s) from the following:
      • POL 1101 - Introduction to Political Theory [E/CR] (4.0 cr)
      • POL 1401 - World Politics [IP] (4.0 cr)
      • POL 1xxx
      • POL 2xxx
    • Take 8 or more credit(s) from the following:
      • POL 3201 - Legislative Process [SS] (4.0 cr)
      • POL 3211 - The American Presidency [SS] (4.0 cr)
      • POL 3233 {Inactive} [E/CR] (4.0 cr)
      • POL 3234 - Race, Class, and Power: Social Movements and Interest Groups in U.S. Politics [Hli] (4.0 cr)
      • POL 3261 - State and Local Politics [SS] (4.0 cr)
      • POL 3263 - Political Psychology [SS] (4.0 cr)
      • POL 3272 - Making Environmental Public Policy [ENVT] (4.0 cr)
      • POL 3351 - Ancient and Medieval Political Thought [HUM] (4.0 cr)
      • POL 3352 - Modern Political Thought [HUM] (4.0 cr)
      • POL 3354 - Political Ethics [E/CR] (4.0 cr)
      • POL 3355 - Environmental Political Theory [ENVT] (4.0 cr)
      • POL 3401 - U.S. Foreign Policy [SS] (4.0 cr)
      • POL 3411 - International Law [E/CR] (4.0 cr)
      • POL 3461 - Diplomatic Negotiation [IP] (4.0 cr)
      • POL 3475 - International Human Rights [IP] (4.0 cr)
      • POL 3501 - Government and Politics of Asia [SS] (4.0 cr)
      • POL 3503 - Women in Politics Worldwide [IP] (4.0 cr)
      • POL 3504 - Latin American Politics [IP] (4.0 cr)
      • POL 3996 - Field Study in Political Science (1.0-16.0 cr)
      • POL 4251 - Political Participation and Voting Behavior [SS] (4.0 cr)
      • POL 4266 - Media and Politics (4.0 cr)
      • POL 4301 - Contemporary Political Thought [HUM] (4.0 cr)
      • POL 4302 - International Comparative Political Theory [IP] (4.0 cr)
      • POL 4451 - Comparative Foreign Policy (4.0 cr)
      • POL 4452 - International Relations (4.0 cr)
      • POL 3xxx
      • POL 4xxx

Psychology

  • Sample Plan
  • Requirements
    • In addition to PSY 2001, students must complete at least one course from four of the five areas. One must be a designated lab course.
    • PSY 2001 - Research Methods in Psychology [SS] (4.0 cr)
    • Learning and Cognition
      • Take 0 or more course(s) from the following:
      • PSY 3101 - Learning Theory and Behavior Modification [SS] (4.0 cr)
      • PSY 3111 - Sensation and Perception [SS] (4.0 cr)
      • PSY 3112 - Cognition [SS] (4.0 cr)
    • Biological and Comparative Psychology
      • Take 0 or more course(s) from the following:
      • PSY 3201 - Comparative Psychology [SCI-L] (4.0 cr)
      • PSY 3211 - Biological Psychology [SCI-L] (5.0 cr)
      • PSY 3221 - Behavioral Biology of Women [SCI] (4.0 cr)
      • PSY 3521 - Health Psychology [SS] (4.0 cr)
    • Personality and Clinical Psychology
      • Take 0 or more course(s) from the following:
      • PSY 3302 - Personality [SS] (4.0 cr)
      • PSY 3313 - Psychopathology [SS] (4.0 cr)
      • PSY 4101 - Helping Relationships (4.0 cr)
      • PSY 4301 - Clinical Assessment and Therapeutic Interventions (4.0 cr)
    • Developmental Psychology
      • Take 0 or more course(s) from the following:
      • PSY 2411 - Introduction to Lifespan Developmental Psychology [SS] (4.0 cr)
      • PSY 3051 - The Psychology of Women and Gender [Hli] (4.0 cr)
      • PSY 3401 - Developmental Psychology I: Child Psychology [SS] (4.0 cr)
      • PSY 3402 - Developmental Psychology II: Adolescence and Emerging Adulthood [SS] (4.0 cr)
      • PSY 3403 - Developmental Psychology III: Adulthood and Aging [E/CR] (4.0 cr)
      • PSY 3404 - Culture and Human Development [Hli] (4.0 cr)
    • Social and Applied Psychology
      • Take 0 or more course(s) from the following:
      • PSY 3501 - Social Psychology [SS] (4.0 cr)
      • PSY 3502 - Psychology and Law [SS] (4.0 cr)
      • PSY 3503 - Consumer Psychology [SS] (4.0 cr)
      • PSY 3504 - Educational Psychology [SS] (4.0 cr)
      • PSY 3513 - Negotiation [SS] (4.0 cr)
      • PSY 3542 - Multicultural Psychology [Hli] (4.0 cr)
      • PSY 3701 - Organizational Behavior [SS] (4.0 cr)
    • Additional elective credits to total at least 22 credits in the psychology sub-plan (including required courses). Electives may be selected from any category above and the following:
      • Take 0 or more course(s) from the following:
      • IS 3800 - Practicum in Social Sciences (1.0-2.0 cr)
      • POL 3263 - Political Psychology [SS] (4.0 cr)
      • PSY 2993 - Directed Study (1.0-5.0 cr)
      • PSY 3315 - Parenting and Family Therapy [SS] (4.0 cr)
      • PSY 3611 - History and Philosophy of Psychology [HIST] (4.0 cr)
      • PSY 3800 - Research Practicum (1.0-12.0 cr)
      • PSY 3993 - Directed Study (1.0-5.0 cr)
      • PSY 4102 - Intro to Prof Conduct, Legal Constraints, Ethics in Human Services [E/CR] (2.0 cr)
      • PSY 4770 - Empirical Investigations in Psychology (1.0-6.0 cr)
      • PSY 4896 - Field Experiences in Psychology (1.0-4.0 cr)
      • PSY 4993 - Directed Study (1.0-5.0 cr)
      • STAT 3601 - Data Analysis [M/SR] (4.0 cr)
      • STAT 3611 - Multivariate Statistical Analysis [M/SR] (4.0 cr)

Sociology

  • Sample Plan
  • Requirements
    • SOC 3103 - Research Methodology in Sociology [SS] (4.0 cr)
    • SOC 3403 - Sociological Theory [SS] (4.0 cr)
    • No more than 4 credits of the 12 elective credits required for the sub-plan can be from ANTH courses. SOC 4991 is strongly recommended.
    • Take at most 4 credit(s) from the following:
      • ANTH 2101 - Physical Anthropology [SCI-L] (4.0 cr)
      • ANTH 2103 - Archaeology [SS] (4.0 cr)
      • ANTH 3204 - Culture, Food, and Agriculture [ENVT] (4.0 cr)
      • ANTH 3206 - Ecological Anthropology [ENVT] (4.0 cr)
      • ANTH 3402 - Representations from the Field: American Indian Ethnography and Ethnohistory [Hli] (4.0 cr)
      • ANTH 4411 - Seminar in Anthropological Methodology [E/CR] (4.0 cr)
      • ANTH 3455 - North American Archaeology [SS] (4.0 cr)
      • ANTH 3601 - Social Justice and Human Rights in Latin America [IP] (4.0 cr)
      • ANTH 3602 - Women in Latin America [IP] (4.0 cr)
      • ANTH 3603 - Latin American Archaeology [SS] (4.0 cr)
      • ANTH 3701 - Forensic Anthropology [SCI-L] (4.0 cr)
      • ANTH 4901 - Seminar in Anthropological Theory (4.0 cr)
      • · ANTH 2xxx
      • · ANTH 3xxx
      • · ANTH 4xxx
    • Take 8 or more credit(s) from the following:
      • SOC 2101 - Systems of Oppression [Hli] (4.0 cr)
      • SOC 3111 - Sociology of Modernization [IP] (4.0 cr)
      • SOC 3112 - Sociology of the Environment and Social Development [ENVT] (4.0 cr)
      • SOC 3121 - Sociology of Gender and Sexuality [Hli] (4.0 cr)
      • SOC 3122 - Sociology of Childhoods [Hli] (4.0 cr)
      • SOC 3123 - Sociology of Aging [Hli] (4.0 cr)
      • SOC 3124 - Sociology of Law [SS] (4.0 cr)
      • SOC 3131 - World Population [ENVT] (4.0 cr)
      • SOC 3141 - Sociology of Deviance [E/CR] (4.0 cr)
      • SOC 3204 - Culture, Food, and Agriculture [ENVT] (4.0 cr)
      • SOC 3251 - African Americans [Hli] (4.0 cr)
      • SOC 3252 - Women in Muslim Society [IP] (4.0 cr)
      • SOC 3601 - Social Justice and Human Rights in Latin America [IP] (4.0 cr)
      • SOC 3602 - Women in Latin America [IP] (4.0 cr)
      • SOC 4991 - Sociology Independent Project Seminar (4.0 cr)
      • SOC 2xxx
      • SOC 3xxx
      • SOC 4xxx

Spanish K-12

  • Sample Plan
  • Requirements
    • SPAN 2001 - Intermediate Spanish I [IP] (4.0 cr)
    • SPAN 2002 - Intermediate Spanish II [IP] (4.0 cr)
    • SPAN 3011 - Conversation, Composition, and Culture [IP] (2.0 cr)
    • SPAN 3012 - Spanish Grammar in Practice [IP] (2.0 cr)
    • SPAN 3111 - Readings in Spanish I [HUM] (2.0 cr)
    • SPAN 3112 - Readings in Spanish II [HUM] (2.0 cr)
    • SPAN 3211 - Literature and Culture of Latin America [HUM] (4.0 cr)
    • SPAN 3212 - Literature and Culture of Spain [HUM] (4.0 cr)
    • 3 additional courses at 36xx level (12 cr)
    • Study abroad is strongly encouraged.

Visual Arts K-12

  • Sample Plan
  • Requirements
    • ARTH 1101 - Principles of Art [FA] (4.0 cr)
    • ARTH 1111 - Ancient to Medieval Art [FA] (4.0 cr)
    • ARTH 1121 - Renaissance to Modern Art [FA] (4.0 cr)
    • ARTS 1101 - Basic Studio Drawing I [ART/P] (2.0 cr)
    • ARTS 1102 - Basic Studio Drawing II [ART/P] (2.0 cr)
    • ARTS 1103 - Basic Studio 2-D Design [ART/P] (2.0 cr)
    • ARTS 1104 - Basic Studio 3-D Design [ART/P] (2.0 cr)
    • ARTS 1105 - Basic Studio Discussion I [ART/P] (1.0 cr)
    • ARTS 1106 - Basic Studio Discussion II [ART/P] (1.0 cr)
    • ARTS 3500 - Photographic and Digital Processes I [ART/P] (3.0 cr) or ARTS 3510 - Photographic and Digital Processes II [ART/P] (3.0 cr)
    • ARTS 3002 - Media Studies: Artist's Books [ART/P] (3.0 cr) or ARTS 3006 - Media Studies: Feminist Art: A Studio Perspective [ART/P] (3.0 cr)
    • Minimum 12 cr in one of the following media plus 6 cr in another and 3 cr in the third media:
    • First Media complete 12 credits
      • Printmaking
        • ArtS 3210 repeat to 12 cr
        • ARTS 3200 - Printmaking Studio I [ART/P] (3.0 cr)
        • ARTS 3210 - Printmaking Studio II [ART/P] (3.0 cr)
      • or Painting
        • ArtS 3310 repeat to 12 cr
        • ARTS 3300 - Painting Studio I [ART/P] (3.0 cr)
        • ARTS 3310 - Painting Studio II [ART/P] (3.0 cr)
      • or Sculpture
        • ArtS 3410 repeat to 12 cr
        • ARTS 3400 - Sculpture Studio I [ART/P] (3.0 cr)
        • ARTS 3410 - Sculpture Studio II [ART/P] (3.0 cr)
      • or Ceramics
        • ARTS 3650 repeat to 12 cr
        • ARTS 1050 - Beginning Ceramics [ART/P] (3.0 cr)
        • ARTS 3650 - Advanced Ceramics [ART/P] (3.0 cr)
      • or Drawing
        • ARTS 3110 repeat to 12 cr
        • ARTS 3100 - Advanced Drawing I [ART/P] (3.0 cr)
        • ARTS 3110 - Advanced Drawing II [ART/P] (3.0 cr)
      • or Photography/Digital Imaging
        • ARTS 3510 repeat to 12 cr
        • ARTS 3500 - Photographic and Digital Processes I [ART/P] (3.0 cr)
    • Second Media complete 6 credits (must be different from first media)
      • Printmaking
        • ARTS 3200 - Printmaking Studio I [ART/P] (3.0 cr)
        • ARTS 3210 - Printmaking Studio II [ART/P] (3.0 cr)
      • or Painting
        • ARTS 3300 - Painting Studio I [ART/P] (3.0 cr)
        • ARTS 3310 - Painting Studio II [ART/P] (3.0 cr)
      • or Sculpture
        • ARTS 3400 - Sculpture Studio I [ART/P] (3.0 cr)
        • ARTS 3410 - Sculpture Studio II [ART/P] (3.0 cr)
      • or Ceramics
        • ARTS 1050 - Beginning Ceramics [ART/P] (3.0 cr)
        • ARTS 3650 - Advanced Ceramics [ART/P] (3.0 cr)
      • or Drawing
        • ARTS 3100 - Advanced Drawing I [ART/P] (3.0 cr)
        • ARTS 3110 - Advanced Drawing II [ART/P] (3.0 cr)
      • or Photography/Digital Imaging
        • repeat to 6 credits
        • ARTS 3500 - Photographic and Digital Processes I [ART/P] (3.0 cr)
        • ARTS 3510 - Photographic and Digital Processes II [ART/P] (3.0 cr)
    • Third Media complete 3 credits (must be different from the first and second media)
      • ARTS 1050 - Beginning Ceramics [ART/P] (3.0 cr)
      • or ARTS 3100 - Advanced Drawing I [ART/P] (3.0 cr)
      • or ARTS 3200 - Printmaking Studio I [ART/P] (3.0 cr)
      • or ARTS 3300 - Painting Studio I [ART/P] (3.0 cr)
      • or ARTS 3400 - Sculpture Studio I [ART/P] (3.0 cr)
      • or ARTS 3500 - Photographic and Digital Processes I [ART/P] (3.0 cr)

Vocal Music K-12

  • Sample Plan
  • Requirements
    • MUS 1101 - Core Studies I: Music Theory I [M/SR] (4.0 cr)
    • MUS 1102 - Core Studies I: Music Theory II [M/SR] (4.0 cr)
    • MUS 1320 - Concert Choir [ART/P] (1.0 cr)
    • MUS 1401 - English, Italian, German, and French Diction for Singers [ART/P] (1.0 cr)
    • MUS 2101 - Core Studies II: Music Theory III [HUM] (4.0 cr)
    • MUS 2102 - Core Studies II: Music Theory IV [HUM] (4.0 cr)
    • MUS 3101 - Core Studies III: Medieval, Renaissance, and Baroque Music [HIST] (4.0 cr)
    • MUS 3102 - Core Studies III: Classical, Romantic, and 20th-Century Music [FA] (4.0 cr)
    • MUS 3161 - Introduction to World Music [IP] (4.0 cr)
    • MUS 2301 - Instrumental Techniques--Woodwind (1.0 cr)
    • MUS 2302 - Instrumental Techniques--Brass (1.0 cr)
    • MUS 2303 - Instrumental Techniques--Strings (1.0 cr)
    • MUS 2304 - Vocal Techniques (1.0 cr)
    • MUS 3311 - Conducting Techniques (2.0 cr)
    • MUS 3331 - Choral Conducting and Materials (2.0 cr)
    • MUS 3352 - Choral Arranging [ART/P] (2.0 cr)
    • MUS 4901 - Senior Project and Portfolio (1.0 cr)
    • MUS 1200-1223-Inliidual Performance Studies (consult with music faculty to determine performance studies requirements)
    • MUS 3200-3223-Advanced Inliidual Performance Studies in voice or guitar (consult with music faculty to determine performance studies requirements)
    • Concert Attendance
      • Seven successful completions of MUS 1000-Concert Attendance
    • Piano Proficiency
      • Music theory courses (1101, 1102, 2101, 2102) are taken concurrently with piano lessons or functional keyboard for the Music Major, Mus 1111, 1112, 2111, 2112 until the piano proficiency test is passed.
    • Secondary Performance
      • Secondary performance competence on another family (wind, string, percussion, or keyboard)