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College Catalog 2014-2015

NOVA ADVISING SHEET

SOCIAL SCIENCES
Teacher Education Specialization
Code: 8822 Catalog Year: 2014-2015
Associate of Science Degree   Offered through AL, AN, ELI, LO, MA, WO
  Courses Credits
Two Years
BIO 101 General Biology I 4
BIO 102 General Biology II 4
CST 110 Intro to Communication 3
ECO 201 Principles of Macroeconomics or 3
  ECO 202  Principles of Microeconomics  
EDU 200 Introduction to Teaching as a Profession 3
3ENG 200-Level Literature Elective 3
ENG 111 College Composition I 3
2ENG 112 College Composition II 3
4___ General Elective 3
GEO 210 People & the Land: Intro to Cultural Geography 3
HIS 101 History of Western Civilization I or 3
  HIS 102  History of Western Civilization II  
HIS 121 United States History I 3
HIS 122 United States History II 3
HLT 110 Concepts of Personal & Community Health 3
5___ ___    Humanities/Fine Arts Elective 3
5___ ___    Humanities/Fine Arts Elective 3
ITE 115 Intro to Computer Applications & Concepts or 3
  CSC 110  Introduction to Computing  
1MTH 151 Mathematics for the Liberal Arts I 3
1MTH 152 Math for the Liberal Arts 3
PLS 135 American National Politics 3
SDV 101 Orientation to Education 1
Total 63
Total credits for the Teacher Education Specialization =63

1 Students should make choices after consulting with the Teacher Education Specialization Academic Advisor/Counselor on the specific requirements at the four-year Virginia institution to which they plan to transfer.

2 ENG 125 may be substituted with the advice of a counselor or academic advisor according to requirements of transfer institutions.

3 The English literature elective may be chosen from ENG 241, ENG 242, ENG 243, ENG 244, ENG 250, ENG 251, or ENG 252.

4 The general elective should be selected based upon the requirements of the senior institution to which the student plans to transfer. Courses must be chosen from the list of approved electives under General Education Electives. Examples of courses recommended by some of the universities that helped develop this curriculum include ECO 201 or 202; foreign language, PSY 230, REL 231 or 232.

5 The humanities/fine arts elective may be chosen from ART 101, ART 102, ART 105, MUS 121 or MUS 122.

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