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Option Environmental Science Education Undergraduate Option  

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This option is offered within the following major(s):
Environmental Sciences - College of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Sciences



The Environmental Science Education option in Environmental Sciences prepares students for entry into OSU's Education Double Degree Program or the MS Professional Teacher Education Program. Environmental Sciences students preparing to teach in secondary school can choose either to pursue a state endorsement in Integrated Science (to teach any middle school science class or high school environmental science, earth science, or another course that is not biology, chemistry, or physics) or Biology, for all secondary biology classes. Students should consult the Content Mastery Sheets for these subjects that are provided by the OSU College of Education. The courses required are subject to change.



Environmental Science Education Core (12–13 credits)

Practicum Experience (3 credits)
SED 406. Projects (1–16)
   or ED 309. Field Practicum (3–6)
   or ED 409. Practicum/Clinical Experience (1–16)

Education Courses (6 credits)
ED 216. *Purpose, Structure, & Function of Education in a Democracy (3)
ED 219. Civil Rights and Multicultural Issues in Education (3)
SED 412. Technology Foundations for Teaching Math and Science (3)
SED 413. Inquiry in Science and Science Education (3)

Human Development Course (3–4 credits)
ED 253. Learning Across the Lifespan (3)
ED 512. Psychology of the Adolescent (3)
HDFS 313. Adolescent Development (4)

Special Course Requirements by Program:

Environmental Sciences students preparing to teach in secondary school can choose either to pursue a state endorsement in Integrated Science (to teach any middle school science class or high school environmental science, earth science, or another course at is not biology, chemistry, or physics) or Biology, for all secondary biology classes. Students should consult the Content Mastery Sheets for these subjects that are provided by the OSU College of Education. The courses required are subject to change.

Upper-Division Science (14–15 credits)

In consultation with your advisor, select additional upper-division science courses from Atmospheric Sciences (ATS), Biochemistry and Biophysics (BB), Botany (BOT), Geology (GEO), History of Science (HSTS), Microbiology (MB), Oceanography (OC) or Zoology (Z).

BI 311. Genetics (4) and BI 445. Evolution (3) are recommended but not required.

Environmental Sciences students seeking an endorsement in Integrated Science, must take:
ATS 210. Introduction to the Atmospheric Sciences (3)
   or GEOG 323. ^Climatology (4)
GEO 202. *Earth Systems Science (4)
GEO 203. *Evolution of Planet Earth (4)
   or GEO 308. *Global Change and Earth Sciences (3)
OC 201. *Oceanography (4)

Environmental Sciences students seeking an endorsement in Biology, must take:
CH 231. *General Chemistry (4)
CH 232. *General Chemistry (4)
CH 233. *General Chemistry (4)

Footnotes:

* Baccalaureate Core Course (BCC)
^ Writing intensive Course (WIC)


Option Code: 846




 
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