First Year at a Glance

As a first-year student in the Consecutive Education program, you must complete a specific set of common core courses to develop the foundational knowledge and skills that are necessary to teach. These core courses will depend on your chosen division:

Primary/Junior Core Courses:

  • Education 4350 – Planning & Evaluation, and Classroom Management Part 1
  • Education 4351 – Educational Psychology and Inclusive Education Part 1
  • Education 4353 – Social Difference in Education
  • Education 4371 – The Practice of Inclusive Education
  • Education 4398 – Student Teaching Part 1

Intermediate/Senior Core Courses:

  • Education 4350 – Planning & Evaluation, and Classroom Management Part 1
  • Education 4351 – Educational Psychology and Inclusive Education Part 1
  • Education 4354 – Literacy and Learning in the Intermediate-Senior Curriculum
  • Education 4355 – Effective Intermediate Teaching
  • Education 4398 – Student Teaching Part 1

You must also complete curriculum and instruction courses that will prepare you to teach certain subjects and learners, and advance your teaching abilities in either a wide range of subjects (P/J) or in your teachables (I/S).

Our elective courses will help you tailor your education to your teaching interests.