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Adolescent Education Major in Teaching Spanish

Bachelor of Science (NYC campus only)

Requirements

University Core: (60 credits)

Foundation Requirements (31 credits)

ENG 110Composition

3 credits

ENG 120Critical Writing

4 credits

ENG 201Writing in the Disciplines

3 - 4 credits

COM 200Public Speaking

3 credits

Second Language Proficiency (CHI, FRE, ITA, JPN, RUS, or SPA)

6 credits

TS 105Computers for Human Empowerment

4 credits

OR

CIS 101Introduction to Computing

3 credits

and

BIO 123Biology and Contemporary Society

4 credits

UNV 101First-Year Seminar: Introduction to University Community

1 credits

MAT

4 credits

(MAT as determined by proficiency test)

Areas Of Knowledge (AOK) (15 credits)

While meeting the AOK 2 (WH), 3 (WT), and 4 (HCE) requirements, at least one course must be from HIS (or INT from a historical perspective), at least one from ART, and at least one course from a philosophical or social science perspective (drawn from PHI, RES, INT, POL, ANT, SOC, ENV, SCI, or ECO).

WH: Western Heritage (formerly AOK 2) (3)

SPA 283Intermediate Spanish Conversation

3 credits

OR

SPA 284Intermediate Spanish Composition

3 credits

See approved list for AOK 2/WH.

WTC: World Traditions and Cultures (formerly AOK 3)(3)

3 credit course from approved AOK 3/WTC.

HCE: Humanistic and Creative Expressions (formerly AOK 4)(3)

3 credit course from approved list for AOK 4/HCE.

HSN: Analysis of Human, Social, and Natural Phenomena (formerly AOK 5)

PSY 303Adolescent Psychology

3 credits

3 credit course from approved list for AOK 5/HSN.

Spanish Concentration Requirements (at least 21 credits)

Spanish Language

Select SEVEN (7) Spanish language courses from among the below choices:
SPA 101Elementary College Spanish I

3 credits

SPA 102Elementary College Spanish II

3 credits

SPA 263Spanish for Native Speakers

3 credits

SPA 264Spanish for Native Speakers II

3 credits

SPA 280Intensive Review of Spanish

3 credits

SPA 281Intermediate Spanish I

3 credits

SPA 282Intermediate Spanish II

3 credits

SPA 283Intermediate Spanish Conversation

3 credits

SPA 284Intermediate Spanish Composition

3 credits

SPA 301Spanish Conversation, Diction, and Phonetics

3 credits

SPA 302Advanced Spanish Composition

3 credits

SPA 303Advanced Oral and Written Expression

3 credits

SPA 304Spanish Translation, Interpretation, and Conversation

3 credits

Spanish Culture & Literature

Select THREE (3) Spanish culture, literature, and history courses from among these choices:
SPA 310Introduction to Spanish Culture

3 credits

SPA 311Introduction to Latin American Culture

3 credits

SPA 316Masterpieces of Spanish Literature I

3 credits

SPA 317Masterpieces of Spanish Literature II

3 credits

SPA 319Masterpieces of Spanish American Literature I

3 credits

SPA 320Masterpieces of Spanish American Literature II: Dictatorships

3 credits

SPA 321Literature and Culture of Puerto Rico and the Caribbean

3 credits

SPA 323Modern Latin American Prose

3 credits

SPA 332Golden Age Literature in Spain

3 credits

SPA 337Twentieth Century Spanish Literature

3 credits

SPA 344The Short Story and Essay in Spanish America

3 credits

SPA 345Latin American Theatre

3 credits

SPA 346Hispanic Literature and Culture in the United States

3 credits

SPA 347The Culture of Mexico

3 credits

SPA 380Spanish Seminar

3 credits

SPA 381Magical Realism in the Literature and Film of Latin America and the Caribbean

3 credits

SPA 480Tradition and Change in Latin America: Contemporary Culture in Latin America

3 credits

Adolescent Education Major Requirements (36-39 credits)

TCH 201Education I: Understanding Schools

4 credits

TCH 211AChild Abuse and Violence Prevention

0 credits

TCH 211DDASA- Harassment, Bullying, Cyberbullying and Discrimination in Schools, Prevention & Intervention

0 credits

TCH 215Curriculum and Teaching - Secondary Schools

4 credits

TCH 301Education II: Understanding Learning and Teaching

4 credits

TCH 323Methods and Models of Teaching Adolescents

4 credits

TCH 412Literacy Instruction in the Secondary School

3 credits

TCH 427Adolescent to Teaching World Languages to Adolescent

4 credits

TCH 452Language Acquisition and English Learning

3 credits

TCH 475Special Education in Secondary Settings

3 credits

TCH 495Student Teaching and Seminar in the Adolescent Classroom

8 credits

*Please note the following courses are also required:
TCH 203: Understanding Development: Childhood & Adolescence in Context (3 credits)
TCH 309: Understanding Assessment and Evaluation (3 credits)
TCH 316: Fieldwork 1: Experiences in Adolescent Settings (0-1 credit)
TCH 317: Fieldwork 2: Experiences in Adolescent Settings (0-1 credit)
TCH 418: Fieldwork 3: Experiences in Adolescent Settings (0-1 credit)
TCH 419: Student Teaching Seminar in Adolescent Settings (2 credits)

Content Area Methods - Choose One

TCH 426Teaching English to Adolescents

4 credits

OR

TCH 427Adolescent to Teaching World Languages to Adolescent

4 credits

OR

TCH 428Teaching Mathematics to Adolescents

4 credits

OR

TCH 429Teaching Science to Adolescents

4 credits

OR

TCH 430Teaching Social Studies to Adolescents

4 credits

Total Credit Hours: 120

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