Subject Endorsement

Bachelor of Science in Education

- General Studies Program Hours = 45

General Studies coursework required by Teacher Education and endorsement = 47- Foundational Core (Written, Math, Oral, Democracy) = 14 including:
- ENG 102GS, Academic Writing and Research - 3 hours
- MATH 115*, Calculus I with Analytic Geometry - 5 hours
- *Students without sufficient preparation will also need to take the following courses,
increasing the total hours needed:
- MATH 102GS, College Algebra - 3 hours
- MATH 103GS, Plane Trigonometry - 3 hours

- SPCH 100GS, Fundamentals of Speech Communication - 3 hours
- TE 100GS, Teaching in a Democratic Society - 3 hours

- Portal = 3
- Distribution = 27
- Aesthetics minimum = 3
- Humanities minimum = 6
- Social Sciences minimum = 6 including:
- PSCI 110GS, Introduction to American Politics - 3 hours

- Natural Sciences minimum = 8 including:
- Take 1 course from:
- BIOL 103GS, General Biology - 4 hours
- BIOL 105GS, Biology I - 4 hours
- BIOL 106GS, Biology II - 4 hours

- Take all of the following:
- CHEM 160GS, General Chemistry - 3 hours
- CHEM 160LGS, General Chemistry Laboratory - 1 hour

- Take 1 course from:
- Analytical and Quantitative Thought minimum = 0
- Wellness minimum = 3 including:
- PE 150GS, Healthy, Wealthy and Wise - 3 hours

- Capstone = 3

- Foundational Core (Written, Math, Oral, Democracy) = 14 including:
- Professional Sequence = 25 including:
- TE 319, Management and Assessment in K-12/Secondary Classrooms - 2 hours
- TE 320, Field Experience in Secondary Classroom - 2 hours
- Students must apply for admission to all Teacher Education programs.

- Endorsement = 37
- Minimum total hours required coursework = 109
- Unrestricted electives in 120 hour program = 11
- Minimum total hours required for BSE in Physics 7-12 Teaching Subject Endorsement = 120
- All UNK degrees require a minimum of 120 hours. Forty (40) of the hours required for all UNK degrees must be upper division hours, which are courses numbered 300 or above taken at a 4-year college or university.

- Physics Subject Endorsement Requirements (37 hours required)
- Take all of the following:
- PHYS 201GS, Earth Science - 4 hours
- PHYS 275GS, General Physics I (Calculus) - 4 hours
- PHYS 275LGS, General Physics I (Calculus) Laboratory - 1 hour
- PHYS 276GS, General Physics II (Calculus) - 4 hours
- PHYS 276LGS, General Physics II (Calculus) Laboratory - 1 hour
- PHYS 301, Advanced Physical Science - 4 hours
- PHYS 346, Modern Physics I - 4 hours
- PHYS 471, Methods in Secondary Science Teaching - 3 hours

- Take 12 hours from:
- PHYS 300-PHYS 499 (except PHYS 388GS)

- Take all of the following:

13 May 2013

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