Mathematics Education (BS): Computer Science (13MTHEDBS-13MTHEDCPS)

Freshman Year

Fall Semester Credit Spring Semester Credit
MA 141 Calculus IA,4 4 (CP) MA 241 Calculus IIA,4 4
CSC 110 Computer Science Principles- Beauty and Joy of Computing4 3 (CP) Science1,B,3 4
ENG 101 Academic Writing & ResearchH 4 CSC 116 Intro to Computing Java4 3
E 115 Intro to Computing Environments1 1 HES_***Health & Exercise Studies Course E 1
ED 100 Intro to Education5 2 COM 112 Interpersonal CommunicationD 3
HES_***Health & Exercise Studies Course E 1
15 15

Sophomore Year

Fall Semester Credit Spring Semester Credit
MA 242 Calculus III 4 4 (CP) CSC 216 Programming Concepts – Java 4 4 (CP)
EMS 204 Intro to Mathematics Education 5 2 (CP) CSC 226 Discrete Math for Computer Scientists 4 3 (CP)
ED 204 Intro to 21st Century Teaching 5 2 (CP) EDP 304 Educational PsychologyD,5 3
Science1,B,3 4 ST 312 Introduction to Statistics II 4 3
ST 311 Introduction to Statistics 4 3 ST 307 Introduction to Statistical Programming 4 1
GEP Interdiscip. Persp.G,I,J 2 GEP Humanities Req.C,I,J 3
17 17

Junior Year

Fall Semester Credit Spring Semester Credit
MA 405 Linear Algebra and Matrices 4 3 GEP Add.l Breadth Req.- HUM/SS/VPAF,I,J 3
MA 403 Intro to Modern Algebra 4 3 MA 408 Foundations of Euclidean Geometry 4 3
ELP 344 School and Society6 3 EMS 480 Teaching Mathematics with Technology 5 3
ECI 416 Teaching Exceptional Students6 3 ED 311 Classroom Assessment Principles and Practices 5 2
CSC 316 Data Structures for Computing Scientists 4 3 ED 312 Classroom Assess. Princ.& Practices: Prof. Learning Lab 5 1
Science1,B,3 3
15 16

Senior Year

Fall Semester Credit Spring Semester Credit
EMS 472 Teaching Math Topics in High School 5 3 EMS 471 Student Teaching 5 10
Free Elective 2 EMS 495 Seminar 5 2
EMS 490 School Math from an Adv. Perspective6 3
GEP Humanities Req.C,I,J 3
EMS 470 Methods &Materials for Teaching Math7 3
14 12

Minimum Credit Hours Required for GraduationI,J,K:120

 

Major/Program Footnotes
1. To satisfy the science requirement a sequence of two lab-based science courses (CH 101/CH 102 and CH 201/CH 202, or BIO 181 and BIO 183, or PY 205 and PY 208, or PY 201 and PY 202, or PY 211 and PY 212) must be taken. The third science may be selected from the GEP list of approved science courses.
2. Introduction to programming course must be selected from MA 116, CSC 112, CSC 114, or CSC 116.

3. At most one grade below a C- is permitted in the courses satisfying the science requirement.
4. At most one grade below a C is permitted in the mathematics, statistics, and computer science courses.
5.  A grade below a B- is not permitted in EMS 204. A grade below a C is not permitted in all other EMS, EDP, ECI, ELP, and ED courses.

*General Education Program (GEP) requirements and GEP Footnotes
To complete the requirements for graduation and the General Education Program, the following category credit hours and co-requisites must be satisfied.  University approved GEP course lists for each of the following categories can be found at http://oucc.dasa.ncsu.edu/general-education-program/.

A. Mathematical Sciences (6 credit hours – one course with MA or ST prefix)
Choose from the University approved GEP Mathematical Sciences course list or the following course(s) if completed as part of the Major requirements may fulfill part or all of this requirement: MA 141, MA 241      
B. Natural Sciences (7 credit hours – include one laboratory course or course with a lab)
Choose from the University approved GEP Natural Sciences course list or the following course(s) if completed as part of the Major requirements may fulfill part or all of this requirement:  CH 101/102 and CH 201/202, or PY 201 and PY 202; or PY205 and PY 208, or PY 211 and PY 212     
C. Humanities (6 credit hours selected from two different disciplines/course prefixes)
Choose from the University approved GEP Humanities course list.
D. Social Sciences (6 credit hours selected from two different disciplines/course prefixes)
Choose from the University approved GEP Social Sciences course list or the following course(s) if completed as part of the Major requirements may fulfill part or all of this requirement: ED 304, COM 112      
E. Health & Exercise Studies (2 credit hours – at least one 100-level Health & Exercise Studies Course)
Choose from the University approved GEP Health & Exercise Studies course list. 
F. Additional Breadth  – (3 credit hours to be selected from the following checked University approved GEP course lists)
   X   Humanities/Social Sciences/Visual and Performing Arts
G. Interdisciplinary Perspectives (5-6 credit hours)
Choose from the University approved GEP Interdisciplinary Perspectives course list or the following course(s) if completed as part of the Major requirements may fulfill part or all of this requirement:  CSC 110
H. Introduction to Writing (4 credit hours satisfied by completing ENG 101 with a C- or better)

The following Co-Requisites must be satisfied to complete the General Education Program requirements
I. U.S. Diversity (USD)
Choose from the University approved GEP U.S. Diversity course list or choose a course identified on the approved GEP course lists as meeting the U.S. Diversity (USD) co-requisiteThe following course(s) completed as part of the Major requirements may fulfill this requirement:      
J. Global Knowledge (GK)
Choose from the University approved GEP Global Knowledge course list or choose a course identified on the approved GEP course lists as meeting the Global Knowledge (GK) co-requisiteThe following course(s) completed as part of the Major requirements may fulfill this requirement:       
K. Foreign Language proficiency – Proficiency at the FL_102 level is required for graduation.

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