Science/Math Education M.S.Ed. Program

Summer 2014 Online Courses

for Science/Math Education M.S.Ed. students

 (all courses are 3 credits unless otherwise noted) 

NOTE:  Any of the following course offerings may be canceled if enrollment is fewer than 5 students. 

Click on the course name to see an example syllabus, where available.  The Summer 2014 syllabi may differ from the examples due to different instructors and/or updated course development.

Professional Components Category

TE 800 –Educational Research (June 9 – July 11)

TE 804 –Curriculum Development in Multicultural Education (June 9 – July 11) 

TE 807P – Multiple Intelligences: Theories into Practice (June 9 – July 11) 

TE 886P –Technology Tools for Teachers (June 9 - July 11) 

NOTE:  Each Spring, Summer, and Fall, TE 800 and at least one of the four pedagogy courses (TE 804, 807P, 812P, 886P) is offered.  Up to three pedagogy courses may be taken but the 2nd and 3rd must be applied to the Electives category.  The required curriculum course, BIOL 876, is offered Spring semesters only.)

Biology (apply to Major Emphasis, Supporting, or Elective categories)

BIOL 830P – Special Topics (separate 3-credit courses in Immunology (June 9 - August 1) and Bioethics of Hela Cells (May 12 – July 3))

BIOL 845 – Forensic Biology (May 27 – July 18) 

BIOL 857 – Human Histology (May 12 - July 3) 

BIOL 858 –Physiology of Stress (May 27 – July 18) 

BIOL 863 –Biological Perspectives (May 12 – July 3)

BIOL 869 -- Conservation of Birds & Mammals (May 27 - July 18) 

BIOL 870 -- Insect Biology (May 12 - August 1)

BIOL 881 – Current Issues in Biology (May 12 – July 3) -- NOTE: This course may be applied to the Electives Category ONLY

Chemistry (apply to Major Emphasis, Supporting, or Elective categories)

CHEM 810 – Environmental Chemistry for HS Teachers (June 9 – July 31)

CHEM 855 – Biochemistry for HS Teachers (June 9 – July 31)

Mathematics (apply to Major Emphasis, Supporting, or Elective categories)

MATH 871-01 -- Special Topics: Modern Algebra with Geometry (May 12 - June 6)

MATH 871-02 -- Special Topics: Topics in Difference Equations (June 9 - July 3)

MATH 871-03 -- Special Topics: Mathematical Knowledge for Teachers (July 6 - 31)

Physics (apply to Major Emphasis, Supporting, or Electives categories)

PHYS 801 – Earth Science for HS Teachers (June 23 – July 18)

Teacher Education (apply to Electives category ONLY)

TE 803 – Philosophy of Education (June 9 – July 11) 

TE 805P – Overview of Assistive Technology (May 12 - June 6 and June 9 - July 3 sections) 

TE 808P – Human Relations (1 cr) (May 12 – June 6) 

TE 809 – Curriculum Implementation (June 9 - July 3) 

TE 815P – The Effective Teacher: Enhancing Classroom Instruction (June 9 – July 11) 

TE 854 – Reading in the Content Areas (June 9 - July 3) 

TE 870 -- Developing Web-Based Portfolios (June 9 - July 3)