Biology Professional Certification M.S.

Adolescent Education Biology (7-12) - Professional Certification - M.S.

New York State Registered Program Code: 25666
HEGIS Code: 0803.00 {Secondary Education, General}
Certification with New York State is for Professional Certification in Biology 7-12.

Required Courses (33 credits):

Credits

EDU 513

Meeting the Needs of Culturally Diverse Students in Inclusive Classrooms in Birth-Grade 2, Childhood 1-6, Adolescence 7-12

3
EDU 515

Curriculum Assessment and Development

3
EDU 521

 Technology for Inclusive Classroom Teachers Birth-2, Childhood 1-6, Adolescence 7-12

*
OR   Complete 521 or 522* 3
EDU 522*

 Advanced Design Technology for Inclusive Classroom Teachers

*
EDU 523

 Teacher as the Educational Leader and Partnerships for Collaborative Education

3
EDU 537

 Diverse Abilities and Needs of Students in Inclusive Classrooms Birth-Grade 2, Childhood 1-6 and Adolescence 7-12

3
Content/Pedagogy Courses (12 credits):
EDU 580

 Evolutionary Ecology and Anthropogenic Effects on Biodiversity for Adolescent Classrooms

3
EDU 581

Molecular Genetics with Applications to Inherited Disease, Human Development and Evolution

3
EDU 582

Advanced Research Techniques:  The Modern Laboratory Experience as an Investigative Strategy to Enhance Scientific Inquiry for the Adolescent Learner

3

EDU 583

EDU 547A

EDU 549A

History of Biology and 21st Century: Social, Ethical and Technological Concerns

Developing action Research for Diverse Classrooms

Teacher as reseacher in diverse classrooms

3

3

3

Total Credits

33

*Designed for candidates who have classroom teaching experience and are knowledgeable in technology.