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Undergraduate Education
1000 Hempstead Avenue
Kellenberg Hall, K-217
Rockville Centre, New York 11571-5002 516.323.3113

Childhood Education

Major Requirements

The following courses are required for the Childhood Education Program. General Education and content area courses are also required to complete the bachelor's degree.

Major field choices for the childhood program are: Biology, Communications, English, mathematics, History, or LOTE (Spanish), psychology and sociology.

For additional general education courses and those that are highly-recommended, please refer to the Molloy College catalog under "Programs for Childhood Education."

There are 40 credits required as follows:

Phase I: Apprentice semester (13 credits)

EDU 329

Strategies for All Learners in the Diverse Classroom

3

EDU 330

Field Experience in a School Setting

0

EDU 360

Foundations of Education for Regular and Special Education Teachers

3

EDU 361

Law and Professionalism in Inclusive Settings

1

EDU 364

Instructional Technology for Teachers

3

EDU 365

Critical Examination of Issues in Education

3

Phase II: Preprofessional semester (15 credits)

EDU 332

Literacy in the Content Areas for Childhood Teachers I

3

EDU 333

Literacy in the Content Areas for Childhood Teachers II

3

EDU 341

Mathematics in the Diverse Classroom

3

EDU 346

Science in the Diverse Classroom

3

EDU 351

Social Studies in the Diverse Classroom

3

EDU 355

Field Experience in a School Setting

0

Phase III: Professional semester (12 credits)

EDU 352

Teaching Diverse Learners

3

EDU 480

Childhood Student Teaching

8

EDU 488

Student Teaching Seminar

1