Elementary Education Program Suggestions


First Year

First Semester

Hours

Second Semester

Hours

English Composition I

3

English Composition II

3

Introduction to Education

3

Elementary P.E. Methods

1-2

General Biology

4

College Algebra*

3

Speech Fundamentals

3

Art Structure

3

Teacher Education Field Experience

1

PE 150 - Healthy, Wealthy & Wise

3

Hours

14

Hours

13-14


**Second Year

First Semester

Hours

Second Semester

Hours

Intro to American Politics

3

General Studies Elective

3

Social Sciences General Studies Elective other than Political Science

3

General Literature

3

Physical Science

4

Elementary School Music

3

TE 206 Instructional Technology & the Preservice Teacher

Western Civilization or American History

3

TESE 323 Partnerships with Families

1

Hours

13

Hours

13

* College Algebra required of students who do not have four years of high school mathematics including two years of high school algebra, 1 year of geometry, and a senior level math course, and a math ACT score of 20 plus.

** The student should take the Praxis Core Test during the second year and prior to transferring to UNK.

For additional information contact:

Julie Agard, Department Advisor
University of Nebraska at Kearney
Kearney, Nebraska 68849
Telephone: (308) 865-8556
E-mail: agardj@unk.edu