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Special Education (B.A.)

Special Education (B.A.)

Program Requirements for 2017-2018 Catalog Year

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The General Education Program Website is located at https://www2.fgcu.edu/general_education


Program Requirements

To prevent or minimize excess hours, select general education courses that satisfy common prerequisite requirements for your intended major.

  1. FGCU General Education Program (https://www2.fgcu.edu/general_education/)

  2. Common Prerequisites
    A minimum grade of C is required in each course.

    FGCU Course: EDF 2005 Intro to Teach Prof (3)
    Acceptable Substitute: EDFX005

  1. Courses in the Major
    A minimum grade of C in each course and a GPA of 2.5 is required.

    Required Courses in the Major (57 credits)
    EDF 3253 Learning Mgmt Inclusive Class (3)
    EDF 4112 Child Growth and Development (3)
    EDG 3323 Professional Teaching Practice (3)
    EDG 4937 Sr Seminar-Initial Teach Prep (3)
    EEX 4050 Theories & Prac in Spec Educ (3)
    EEX 4221 Educ Assess ofExceptional Stud (3)
    EEX 4254 Tching Students w/Mild-Mod Dis (3)
    EEX 4474 Tching Students Mod/Sev Disabil (3)
    EEX 4604 BehavMgmt SpecNeed/AtRisk Stud (3)
    EEX 4940 Internship: Special Ed (9)
    EEX 4942 Integr Field Exper in Spec Ed (3)
    MAE 4310 Math Content & Processes (3)
    RED 4310 Early Literacy Learning (3)
    RED 4350 Literacy Content & Processes (3) 
    TSL 3080 Foundations of ESOL (3)
    TSL 4340 Methods, Cur, and Instr Effect (3)
    TSL 4520 Sec Lang Acquis Comm& Culture (3)

  2. University Requirements (3 credits)
    IDS 3920 University Colloquium (3)

  3. Additional Electives - as needed to reach total credits required for the degree
TOTAL CREDITS REQUIRED: 120 HRS