Education  Minor

College of Education

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2017-2018 Catalog Year

Majors in Child and Youth Studies, Early Childhood Education, Elementary Education, Secondary Biology Education, Secondary Mathematics Education, Secondary Social Science Education, Special Education, and Music Education are not eligible for the minor in Education.

Admission Requirements

  • Students must meet with a College of Education advisor to declare a minor and review the course requirements.
  • A grade of C or higher is required in all courses for the minor.
  • A minimum of 12 credit hours of the minor must be completed at FGCU.
  • Students desiring certification of a minor and designation on their academic transcript must:
    • Note the minor on the Application for Graduation.
    • Contact a College of Education advisor to certify completion of all course requirements for the declared minor as listed below.

Requirements

Required Courses (12 credits)
EDF 3253 Learning Mgmt Inclusive Class (3)
EDF 4470 Classroom Assessment (3)

RED 4344 Methods of Teaching Reading (3)
TSL 4340 Methods, Cur, and Instr Effect (3)

Restricted Electives (6 credits)

One of the following:
EDG 3323 Professional Teaching Practice (3)
MAE 4152 Math Methods 6-12 (3)
SCE 4330 Science Methods 6-12 (3)
SSE 4153 Social Science Methods 6-12 (3)

One of the following:
EDF 3132 Adolescent Growth & Dev (3)*
EDF 4112 Child Growth and Development (3)**

*6-12 Teaching focus
**Pre K-6 Teaching focus

TOTAL CREDITS REQUIRED:   18

Transfer Notes and Acceptable Substitutes

Transfer credits will ordinarily be accepted from regionally accredited institutions and evaluated for appropriate credit toward requirements in the student's degree program.

The information contained in this catalog excerpt is intended for informational purposes only. Every effort is made to provide this information as accurately as possible at the time of publication; however, the university reserves the right to revise any section or part without notice or obligation.
Printed on: 10/22/2017.