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Truman College: Recommended Courses for Education

Communications 1 6-9sh
English 101 & 102
Speech 101 (required for secondary English teachers)

Mathematics 1 3-6sh
Math 118 & above (except 121)
Math 121 (required for Early Childhood, Elementary and Special Education majors)
Math 122 (required for Elementary Education majors, recommended for Early Childhood and Special Education majors)

Physical & Life Sciences 1 7sh
Choose one life & one physical science; include one lab

Biology (except 105, 107, 120, 123, 261, 262, 270)
Botany
Microbiology
Zoology
Astronomy
Chemistry
Geology
Oceanography 101
Physical Science (except 299)
Physics (except 224)

Humanities & Fine Arts 1,2 9sh
Art
English 107 and above (except 150, 151, 152, 153, 299)
Fine Arts
Foreign Language
History
Humanities
Literature
Music
Philosophy
Speech
Theater Arts (except 242, 252)

Social & Behavioral Sciences 1,2 9sh
Anthropology
Economics (except 133)
Geography 101, 102
Political Science (except 205)
Psychology
Social Science (except 088 & 103)
Sociology

Recommended electives 1,3
Child Development 101, 102
Education 101, 102
Child Development 205 or Education 103 (Not both)
History 111 or 112
Political Science 201

1 Grade of C or better
2 Take one multicultural course from either: Art 130; English 242, Fine Arts 106; History 114-15, 212, 215, 243, 24-48; Literature 121
3 Limit of 12 credit hours in transfer for Education major courses.

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