Physics 7-12 Teaching Subject Endorsement, Bachelor of Science in Education

Offered by Department of Physics and Astronomy

General Studies
Foundational Core (Written, Math, Oral, Democracy)
Foundational Core courses 14
Including:
Academic Writing and Research
Calculus I with Analytic Geometry 1
Fundamentals of Speech Communication
Teaching in a Democratic Society
Portal
Select one course numbered 188 3
Distribution
Aesthetics 3
Humanities 6
Social Sciences 6
Including:
Introduction to American Politics
Natural Sciences 8
Including:
General Chemistry
and General Chemistry Laboratory
Select 1 of the following:
General Biology
Biology I
Biology II
Analytical and Quantitative Thought 0
Wellness 3
Including:
Healthy Wealthy and Wise
Needed to reach 27 credit hour minimum in Distribution1
Capstone
Select one course numbered 388 3
Professional Sequence
Complete all required courses 225
Including:
Management and Assessment in K-12/Secondary Classrooms
Field Experience in Secondary Classroom
Endorsement
Complete all required courses37
Unrestricted electives
Needed to reach 120 credit hour minimum11
Total Credit Hours120

Endorsement

Physics Subject Endorsement Requirements
PHYS 201Earth Science4
PHYS 275
275L
General Physics I (Calculus)
and General Physics I (Calculus) Laboratory
5
PHYS 276
276L
General Physics II (Calculus)
and General Physics II (Calculus) Laboratory
5
PHYS 301Advanced Physical Science4
PHYS 346Modern Physics I4
PHYS 471Methods in Secondary Science Teaching3
Select 12 credit hours of the following:12
PHYS 300-PHYS 499 3
Total Credit Hours37
1

Students without sufficient preparation will also need to take the following courses, increasing the total credit hours needed:

2

Students must apply for admission to all Teacher Education programs.

3

Except PHYS 388.