Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania
2007 Catalog
Bloomsburg University Academic Programs
Academic Catalog

Elementary Education BSED (K-6)

The following course sequence sheet is for illustrative purposes only and should not be construed as formal academic advisement. Course selections and sequence may vary depending on course availability and counsel from your academic adviser. You should consult an academic adviser before developing an actual academic plan.

More information:see degree requirements.

Cr.First SemesterCr.Second Semester
370.101 Intro. to Exceptional Individuals3General Education Quantitative
345.211 Principles of Sociology)325.103 Public Speaking
or 46.200 Cultural Anthropology or 25.104 Interpersonal Communications
320.101 Composition I348.101 General Psychology
 or 48.101 General Psychology or 20.101 Composition I
353.201 Math 1: Theory of Arithmetic3General Education Group A (Humanities)
3General Ed. Group A (Amer. History Suggested)3General Ed. Group C (Biology)
 or General Ed. Group C (Biology)  or General Ed. Group A (Amer. History Suggested)
109.100 Optional University Seminar  
16Total Semester Credits15Total Semester Credits
Cr.Third SemesterCr.Fourth Semester
348.211 Child Psychology354.103 Principles of Physcial Science
320.201 or Writing Intensive Literature Course3General Education Group A (Humanities)
 or General Education Group A (Humanities) or 20.201 or Writing Intensive Literature Course
3General Ed. Values, Ethics, Decision-Making360.251/48.251 Psyc. Foundations of Education
3General Ed. Group C (Natural Science & Math.) 360.291 Principles of Teaching
360.204 Educational Computing3Major Elective
1General Education Fitness/Recreation Skills1General Education Fitness/Recreation Skills
16Total Semester Credits16Total Semester Credits
Cr.Fifth SemesterCr.Sixth Semester
360.393 Social Foundations of Education362.371 Teaching Reading in Elementary School
 or 60.406 Multicultural Education362.373 Diagnostic and Inclusionary Practices
362.302 Teaching Science in Elementary School362.390 Teaching Social Studies in Elem. School
362.304 Environmental Ed. In Elementary School362.391 Teaching Language Arts in Elem. School
362.310 Teaching Fine Arts in Elementary School3Major Elective
3Major Elective  
15Total Semester Credits15Total Semester Credits
Cr.Seventh SemesterCr.Eighth Semester
362.398 Teaching Mathematics in Elem. School662.494 Student Teaching (First Assignment)
362.497 Literacy & Literature in Diverse Classrooms662.495 Student Teaching (Second Assignment)
362.496, 79.312, 79.320 or 79.461 Practicum/Internship  
360.311 Classroom Measures & Assessment  
  or 79.301 Teaching, Learning, & Assessment   
3Major Elective  
15Total Semester Credits12Total Semester Credits


The sequence of General Education courses is an example only; they may be taken in any order.

Students may count 1 Communications, Quantitative or Values course towards GenEd Group A, B, or C. This sample programs counts 25.103/104 as both Communications and Group A.

Some major elective courses also may be used for the GenEd Distribution. If one or more of these courses are selected, then take free electives to reach 120 credits. For example, students taking 20.384, 30.205, & 35.320 as major electives could satisfy all Group A and then take 9 Free Elective credits to reach 120 total credits. 071408