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Elementary Education Courses

Requirements for the major in Elementary Education

EDU 113 Introduction to Elementary Education with lab
EDU 225 Human Development and Learning
EDU 231 Children’s Literature
EDU 238 The Exceptional Child with field hours
EDU 270 Math Methods with lab
EDU 345 Introduction to Teaching Reading
EDU 302 Disabilities and the Young Child with field hours
EDU 345 Introduction to Teaching Reading
EDU 347 Elementary Reading and Language Arts (Grades 1–6) with lab
EDU 348 Assessment for the Classroom Teacher with field hours
EDU 448 Classroom Management: Elementary with field hours
EDU 450 Education Methods: Science and Health Elementary Education with field hours
EDU 452 Education Methods: Social Studies Elementary with field hours
EDU 481 Elementary School Practicum
MAT 205 Concepts of Mathematics I
MAT 206 Concepts of Mathematics II

Master's Degree

Earning a master’s degree is an opportunity to study and specialize in a new area. A master’s degree through the Gordon graduate program will prepare you to become a reading specialist, math specialist or principal.