College of Education and Human Development

Curriculum in Hispanic Bilingual Education

The following curriculum leads to a Bachelor of Science degree in Interdisciplinary Studies with certification in Bilingual Education and general education, EC-4. Students are required to meet with their assigned academic advisor prior to registration each semester.

FRESHMAN YEAR

First Semester (Th-Pr) Cr   Second Semester (Th-Pr) Cr
ENGL 104 Comp. and Rhetoric (3-0) 3   ENGL 210 Sci. and Tech. Writing (3-0) 3
HIST 105 or 106 History of the US (3-0) 3   HIST 226 History of Texas (3-0) 3
MATH 141 Business Math I (3-0) 3   MATH 142 Business Math II (3-0) 3
POLS 206 American Natl. Govt. (3-0) 3   POLS 207 State and Local Govt. (3-0) 3
*KINE 198 Health and Fitness Activity (0-2) 1   *KINE 199 Required Physical Activity (0-2) 1
   
13
     
13

SUMMER SEMESTER

Science elective 1   4
SPAN 311 Hispanic Culture and Civil. to the 18th Century
or
SPAN 312 Hispanic Culture and Civil.: 18th Century to Present
(3-0) 3
   
7

SOPHOMORE YEAR

ENGL 360 Children's Literature (3-0) 3   EPFB 210 Family Inv. and Emp. (2-3) 3
INST 310 Understanding Special Pop. (3-0) 3   ECON 202 Prin. of Economics
or
ECON 203 Prin. of Economics
(3-0) 3
SPAN 302 Contrastive Grammar (3-0) 3   GEOG 305 Geog. of Texas (3-0) 3
TEFB 273 Intro. to Culture, Comm., Society and Schools (2-3) 3   Science elective 2   4
Science elective 1   4   **Visual and performing arts elective   3
   
16
     
16

SUMMER SEMESTER

EPSY 320 Child Development (3-0) 3
MATH 365 Structure of Math. I (3-0) 3
SPAN 303 Composition and Conversation (3-0) 3
   
9

JUNIOR YEAR

BEFB 472 Bil. and Dual. Lang. Methods (3-0) 3   BEFB 470 Bil. Assess. and Monitoring (3-0) 3
BEFB 474 Biliteracy for Bilinguals (3-0) 3   BEFB 476 Content Area Instr. for Bil. Prog (3-0) 3
SEFB 312 Effective Reading Instruct. for Students with Disabilities (2-3) 3   RDNG 301 Reading Acq. in Early Childhood (3-0) 3
SEFB 471 Classroom Mgmt. and Behavioral Intervention (2-3) 3   RDNG 312 Assessmt. in Reading Instruct. in Early Childhood Education (3-0) 3
SPAN 320 Intro to Hispanic Lit. (3-0) 3   SPAN 310 Oral Expression (3-0) 3
   
15
     
15

SUMMER SEMESTER

EPSY 435 Educational Statistics (3-0) 3
MATH 366 Structure of Math. II (3-0) 3
RDNG 302 Teaching Reading Through Children's Literature (W course) (3-0) 3
   
9

SENIOR YEAR

ECFB 400 Soc. St. Methods in ECE (2-6) 3   BEFB 425 Student Teaching in Hisp. Bilingual Education (3-0) 3
ECFB 420 Sci. Methods in ECE (2-6) 3   BEFB 426 Effective Instruct. of Hisp. Students of Diverse Abilities (3-0) 3
ECFB 440 Math. Methods in ECE (2-6) 3      
6
RDNG 440 Rdng/LA Methods in ECE (3-0) 3        
   
12
       
total hours
131
NOTES:
  1. Science elective to be chosen from BIOL 101, BIOL 107, BIOL 111.
  2. Science elective to be chosen from CHEM 101, 106/116; PHYS 201 or GEOL 101.

* See University Core Curriculum, item 7.

** See University Core Curriculum, item 4B.