BS, Major in Interdisciplinary Studies, EC-6 Bilingual Core

Bachelor of Science, Major in Interdisciplinary Studies, EC-6 Bilingual Core
Core Curriculum
Component Area I (Communication)6
Component Area II (Mathematics)3
Component Area III (Life and Physical Science)8
Component Area IV (Language, Philosophy, and Culture)3
Component Area V (Creative Arts)3
Component Area VI (U.S. History)6
Component Area VII (Political Science/Government)6
Component Area VIII (Social and Behavioral Sciences) 13
Component Area IX (Component Area Option)4
Degree Specific Requirements
BIOL 1408Contemporary Biology 24
ENGL 2332Wrld Lit I: Before 17 Century 33
or ENGL 2333 World Lit II: 17th C & After
FAMC 2301Creative Arts Seminar 43
MATH 1384Intro To Foundations Of Math I 53
MATH 1385Intro Foundations Of Math II3
PHYS 1305
PHYS 1105
Classical Physics & Thermdynmc
and Class Phy & Thermodynamics Lab
4
Major Core
BESL 3301Second Language Acquisition 63
BESL 4301Spanish Fluency In Classroom3
BESL 4305Acad Lang in Dual Lang Prog3
BIOL 1436Foundations Of Science 24
CIEE 2333Becoming A Teacher3
CIEE 3343Curriculum and Assessment3
CIEE 3374Human Growth & Learning3
CIEE 3385Creatng Env For Learng In Elem3
CIEE 4377Early Adolescent Learners3
ECHE 4350Preschool Child Wellness3
EDUC 1101Educator Preparation1
HIST 3398Texas And The Southwest3
MATH 3381Intro - Foundation Of Math III3
READ 3380Emergent & Beginning Literacy3
READ 3315Teaching Multiple Literacies3
SPAN 3361Spanish Grammar & Composition3
SPED 2301Introduction to Exceptionality3
Major
Field Experience I
CIEE 3334Mth Instruction In Elem Grades3
CIEE 3335Sci Instruction In Elem Grades3
Field Experience II
CIEE 3336Soc Stdy Instrctn In Elem Grds3
READ 3383Read Methods/Assessment - Elem3
READ 3384Lang Arts/Assessment - Elem3
TESL 4303Teaching Eng As A Second Lang3
Field Experience III
BESL 4303Cur In Bilgl & Sec Lang Progs3
BESL 4304Lang Lrn Lit Dev In Mltlngl St3
ECHE 4343Curriculum for Early Childhood3
Student Teaching OR 4+1 MED Pre-Internship 89-13
Student Teaching
Stu Tchg In Bilngl/Esl Classrm
Std Tch Elementary School
Teacher Education Capstone
4+1 MED Pre-Internship 8
Adv Techniques & Mthds Instr
Adv Mths Classroom Mgt & Disc
Assessment Of Learning
Total Hours131-135

Notes

  • Student Teaching Block is considered a FULL LOAD at SHSU. Please check prerequisites for Literacy Methods Block, Content Methods Block and Student Teaching.
  • Field Experience in public schools is required for many CIEE, ECHE, CIME, READ, and SPED classes.
  • Full admission to the Educator Preparation program is required prior to enrollment in Literacy or Content Methods and Student Teaching.

4+1 Program: Bachelor of Science in Interdisciplinary Studies and Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction 

Admission Documentation and Criteria

Applicants seeking admission to the Bachelor of Science in Interdisciplinary Studies and Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction 4+1 Program must submit the following to School of Teaching and Learning. 

  • 4+1 Program Application through TK20
  • Current undergraduate transcript demonstrating a minimum 3.15 SHSU GPA.
  • Three Reference Forms (at least two from SHSU professors)
  • Writing Sample

Admission to the 4+1 program is competitive and the number of available positions is limited.  Applicants will be scored using a formula.  The top candidates from the initial application review will progress to a group interview and must also submit:

  • a video recording of themselves conducting a 20-30 minute lesson in a K-12 classroom
  • an in-person writing sample

Before a formal offer of admission will be issued, the applicant must supply evidence that he or she has passed both the appropriate content TExES and PPR TExES certification exams.

First Year
FallHoursSpringHours
Component Area I3Component Area I3
Component Area VI3Component Area VI3
BIOL 140814Component Area VII3
FAMC 230123Component Area VIII23
MATH 138433Component Area IX3
 MATH 13853
 16 18
Second Year
FallHoursSpringHours
Component Area VII3BESL 330163
Component Area IX1CIEE 33743
CIEE 23333MATH 33813
ENGL 2332 or 233353READ 33153
EDUC 11011READ 33803
PHYS 1305
PHYS 1105
4SPAN 33613
SPED 23013 
 18 18
Third Year
FallHoursSpringHours
BIOL 143614BESL 43013
CIEE 33343CIEE 33363
CIEE 33353HIST 33983
CIEE 33433READ 33833
CIEE 33853READ 33843
 TESL 43033
 16 18
Fourth Year
FallHoursSpringHours
BESL 43033Student Teaching OR 4+1 MED Pre-Internship89-13
BESL 43043Student Teaching
BESL 43053
CIEE 43773
ECHE 43433
ECHE 435034+1 Pre-Internship8
 
 
 
 
Elective (4 SCH)
 18 9-13
Total Hours: 131-135

Notes:

  • Student Teaching Block is considered a FULL LOAD at SHSU.  Please check prerequisites for Literacy Methods Block, Content Methods Block and Student Teaching.
  • Field Experience in public schools is required for many CIED, ECHE, CIME, READ, and SPED classes.
  • Full admission to the Educator Preparation program is required prior to enrollment in Literacy or Content Methods and Student Teaching.

4+1 Program: Bachelor of Science in Interdisciplinary Studies and Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction 

Admission Documentation and Criteria

Applicants seeking admission to the Bachelor of Science in Interdisciplinary Studies and Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction 4+1 Program must submit the following to School of Teaching and Learning. 

  • 4+1 Program Application through TK20
  • Current undergraduate transcript demonstrating a minimum 3.15 SHSU GPA.
  • Three Reference Forms (at least two from SHSU professors)
  • Writing Sample

Admission to the 4+1 program is competitive and the number of available positions is limited.  Applicants will be scored using a formula.  The top candidates from the initial application review will progress to a group interview and must also submit:

  • a video recording of themselves conducting a 20-30 minute lesson in a K-12 classroom
  • an in-person writing sample

Before a formal offer of admission will be issued, the applicant must supply evidence that he or she has passed both the appropriate content TExES and PPR TExES certification exams.