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

Special Education (BSED)

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.

Cr. First Semester Cr. Second Semester
3 70.101 Intro. to Indiv. w/Exceptional370.206 Introduction to Early Intervention
109.100 University Seminar (major-specific section)370.240 Foundations in Special Education
320.101 Composition I348.101 General Psychology
 or 48.101 General Psychology or 20.101 Composition I
350.100 Cells, Genes, & Molecules (Group C)3General Education Group A (Humanities)
3General Education Group A (Humanities)3General Education Group C (Mathematics)
3General Education Group B (Social Science)  
16Total Semester Credits15Total Semester Credits
Cr.Third SemesterCr.Fourth Semester
3 48.210 Life-Span Psychology360.406 Multicultural Education
3Writing Intensive Literature Course or 20.201325.103 Public Speak. or 25.104 Interpers. Comm.
 or 25.103 Public Speak. or 25.104 Interpers. Comm. or Writing Intensive Literature Course or 20.201
360.251 Psychological Foundations of Education370.417 Behavior Intervention and Support
 or 48.251 Psychological Foundations of Education353.141 Introduction to Statistics
 or 60.393 Social Foundations of Education or 48.160 Basic Statistics
370.202 Technology for Indiv. w/Disabilities3General Ed. Values, Ethics, Decision-Making
3General Ed. Group C (Natural Science or Math.) 1General Education Fitness/Recreation Skills
15Total Semester Credits16Total Semester Credits
Cr.Fifth SemesterCr.Sixth Semester
3 62.371 Teaching Reading in Elementary School362.373 Diagnostic and Inclusionary Practices
370.340 Ed. Individuals with Mod./Severe Disabilities or 60.497 Teach. Literacy & Lit. in Diverse Classrooms
370.357 Vocational Programming or 65.374 Teaching Reading in Academic Subjects
3General Ed. Group C (Natural Science or Math.)  or 74.305 Intro Methods for Deaf/Hard of Hearing
305.321 First Aid and Safety370.449 Assessment & Planning
  370.433 Language Arts for Students with Special Needs
  3General Education Group A (Humanities)
  1Free Elective
15Total Semester Credits13Total Semester Credits
Cr.Seventh SemesterCr.Eighth Semester
3 62.302 Teaching Science in Elementary School1270.401 Student Teaching with Exceptional Individuals
 or 62.390 Teaching Social Studies in Elem School370.461 Problems in Special Education
362.398 Teaching of Math in Elementary School  
370.450 Elem Meth. for Individ. with Mild Disabilities  
370.451 Sec Meth. for Individ. with Mild Disabilities  
3Free Elective  
15Total Semester Credits15Total 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 Gen Ed Group A, B, or C.

This sample programs counts 25.103/104 as both Communications and Group A; consult advisor for other options.