Science Education (BS): Chemistry (9-12 Licensure) (13SCIEDBS-13SCIEDCH)

Freshman Year

Fall Semester Credit Spring Semester Credit
ED 100 Intro to Education5 2 CH 201 Chem – A Quantitative ScienceB,9 3
CH 101 Chem- A Molecular ScienceB,9 3 CH 202 Quantitative Chemistry LabB,9 1
CH 102 Molecular Chemistry LabB,9 1 MA 241 Calculus IIA 4
MA 141 Calculus IA 4 MEA 101 Geology I: PhysicalB,9 3
ENG 101 Acad. Writing & ResearchH 4 MEA 110 Geology I: LabB,9 1
GEP Humanities RequirementC 3 Social Sciences Requirement4,D 3
HES_*** Health & Exercise Studies CourseE 1
17 16

Sophomore Year

Fall Semester Credit Spring Semester Credit
PY 205 Physics for Eng & Sci I9 4 PY 208 Physics for Eg & Sci II9 4
CH 221 Organic Chem I9 3 CH 223 Organic Chem II9 3
CH 222 Organic Chem Lab9 1 CH 224 Organic Chem Lab II9 1
COM 110 Public Speaking 3 ED 204 Intro to 21st Century Teaching5 2
GEP Addtl. Breadth Reqt(HUM/SS/VPA)F 3 EMS 205 Intro to Teaching Science5 2
Hist/Philosophy of Science Elective1,G 3 EDP 304 Educational Psychology D,5 3
GEP Humanities RequirementC 3
17 18

Junior Year

Fall Semester Credit Spring Semester Credit
CH 331 Intro Phy Chem9 4 CH 315 Quantitative Analysis9 4
CH 401 System Inorg Chem9 3 BIO 183 Intro Bio Cell/Molecular Biol.9 4
BIO 181 Intro Bio Ecol/Evol/Diversity9 4 ED 311 Class. Assess. Princ. & Pract.5 2
EMS 373 Instr. Materials in Science5 3 ED 312 Class. Assess. Princ. & Pract. Lab5 1
ELP 344 School & Society5 3 EMS 375 Methods of Teach Sci I3,5 3
ECI 416 Teach Except Students5 3
17 17

Senior Year

Fall Semester Credit Spring Semester Credit
EMS 475 Methods of Teach Science II2,5 3 EMS 476 Student Teaching in Science6,5 10
Chemistry Elective7,9 3 EMS 495 Senior Seminar in Math & Science Ed6,5 2
ES 200 Climate Change & Sustainability8,G,9 3
Free Electives 4
HES_***Health & Exercise Studies CourseE 1
14 12

 

Minimum Credit Hours Required for Graduation*I,J,K: 128
1.  Choose one from HI 321, HI 322, HI 341, HI 480, PHI 340, or STS 301 (Fulfills 3 hours of GEP Interdisciplinary Perspectives).
2. Offered only in the Fall semester.
3. Offered only in the Spring semester.
4. Choose a course from the GEP Social Science list EXCEPT PSY course. Social Science elective may NOT be a Psychology course.
5. A grade of C (2.0) or better is required for all ECI, ELP, and ED courses, EDP 304, EMS 373, EMS 476, EMS 495. B- or better is required for EMS 205, EMS 375, and EMS 475.
6. Offered only in the spring semester. Prior admission to the Professional Semester is required.
7. Chosen from CH 428, TC 203, FS 402, or WPS 332; or CH 403, CH 415, or CH 441 if double majoring in Chemistry (BA).
8. Fulfills 3 hours of GEP Interdisciplinary Perspectives
9. A grade of C (2.0) or better is required for core content courses. Up to two courses with a grade below a “C” is permitted.

 

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 https://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/CH 102, MEA 101, MEA 110, CH 201, CH 202, BIO 181, BIO 183, PY 205, PY 208, CH 221, CH 222, CH 223, CH 224, CH 331, CH 401, CH 315, Chemistry Elective
C. Humanities 
(6 credit hours selected from two different disciplines/course prefixes)
Choose from the University approved GEP Humanities course list. none
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: EDP 304. Social Science requirement
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 History/Philosophy of Science Elective, ES 200
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: None
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: ES 200
K. Foreign Language proficiency 
– Proficiency at the FL_102 level is required for graduation.

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