Plan of Work - Level 2

Level 2 Education Requirements (Grades 6-12 Certification)

The following courses may be taken only after admission to the College of Education Level 2 and are required of all students seeking secondary (grades 6 - 12) certification. The selection of courses to fulfill the methods requirements is predicated on the student's choice of major/minor.

Semester 1

  • TED 5160 - (WI) Analysis of Middle and Secondary School Teaching (Coreq: TED 5650) 3 Cr.
  • TED 5650 - Pre-Student Teaching Clinical Experience for Secondary Majors (Coreq: TED 5160) 5 Cr.

The following courses may be elected at any time after admission to Level 2 and must be completed prior to TED 5780:

  • EDP 5480 - Adolescent Psychology 3 Cr.
  • RLL 4431 - Teaching Reading in Middle & Secondary Subject Areas 3 Cr.
  • Teaching methods in the major, two courses 3 Cr. (6 Cr. Req.)
  • Teaching methods in the minor course 3 Cr.

The following courses may be elected at any time after admission to the College of Education:

  • BBE 5000 - (CD) Multicultural Education in Urban America 2 Cr.
  • EHP 3600 - Introduction to the Philosophy of Education 3 Cr.
  • SED 5010 - Inclusive Teaching 2 Cr.
  • TED 6020 - Computer Applications in Teaching I 3 Cr.

The Academic Major and Minor and the Michigan Test for Teacher Certification (MTTC) subject area tests must be completed prior to student teaching.

Final Clinical Experience

  • TED 5780 - Directed Teaching and Conference 10 Cr.

Teaching Methods

(Two Courses in the major subject area and one course in the minor subject area.)

Career and Technical Education

  • CTE 5410 - Teaching Methods for the Career and Technical Ed. Classroom I 3 Cr.
  • CTE 6993 - Teaching Methods for the Career and Technical Ed. Classroom II 3 Cr.

English Education

  • EED 5200 - Methods of Teaching English: Grades 7 - 12 3 Cr.
  • EED 6120 - English Composition in the Secondary Schools Or EED 6330 Teaching Literature in Secondary Schools 3 Cr.

Foreign Language Education (6 - 12)

Foreign Language Major Required. All three courses must be completed. Consult an advisor for additional course requirement.

  • LED 6520 - Teaching English as Second/Foreign Language: Methods I 3 Cr.
  • LED 6530 - Teaching English as Second/Foreign Language: Methods II 3 Cr.

Foreign Language Education (K - 12)

All three courses must be completed.

  • LED 6500 - Teaching World Languages in Elementary and Middle Schools: Methods III 3 Cr.
  • LED 6520 - Teaching English as a Second Language / Foreign Language: Methods I 3 Cr.
  • LED 6530 - Teaching English as a Second / Foreign Language: Methods II 2 - 3 Cr.

Mathematics Education

  • MAE 5150 - Methods & Materials of Instruction -- Secondary School Math. 3 Cr.
  • MAE 6050 - Teaching Mathematics in Middle Grades 3 Cr.

Science Education: Integrated Science

  • SCE 5060 - Methods & Materials of Instruction: Secondary Science I 3 Cr.
  • SCE 6030 - Advanced Studies in Teaching Science: Junior High & Middle School 3 Cr.

Science Education: Single Subject

  • SCE 5060 - Methods & Materials of Instruction: Secondary Science I 3 Cr.
  • SCE 5070 - Methods & Materials of Instruction: Secondary Science II 3 Cr.

Social Studies Education

  • SSE 6710 - Methods & Materials. of Instruction: Secondary Social Studies 3 Cr.
  • SSE 6730 - New Perspectives in Social Studies Education 3 Cr.

Speech Education

  • COM 6060 - Teaching Communication at the Secondary Level 3 Cr.
  • EED 6210 - Language, Literacy & Learning 3 Cr.

Secondary Mathematics Teaching Major (Grade 6 - 12 Certification)

  • MAT 2010 - Calculus I 4 Cr.
  • MAT 2020 - Calculus II 4 Cr.
  • MAT 2030 - Calculus III 4 Cr.
  • MAT 2250 - Elementary Linear Algebra 3 Cr.
  • MAT 2210 - (MAT 6150) Probability and Statistics 4 Cr.
  • MAT 2860 - Discrete Mathematics 3 Cr.
  • MAT 5000 - Fundamental Concepts of Mathematics & Proof Writing 3 Cr.
  • MAT 5070 - Elementary Analysis 4 Cr. Or MAT 5400 - Elementary Theory of Numbers 3 Cr. Or MAT 5520 - Introduction to Topology 3 Cr.
  • MAT 5420 - Algebra 1 4 Cr. Or MAT 6170 Algebra: Ring Theory Through Exploration, Conjecture, & Proof 4 Cr.
  • MAT 6140 - Geometry: An Axiomatic Approach 3 Cr.
  • MAE 6200 - (MAT 6200) Teaching Arithmetic, Algebra and Functions from an Advanced Perspective 3 Cr.
  • MAE 6210 - (MAT 6210) Teaching Geometry, Probability & Statistics & Discrete Math. from an Advanced Perspective 3 Cr.

Secondary Mathematics Teaching Minor (Grade 6 - 12 Certification)

  • MAT 2010 - Calculus I 4 Cr.
  • MAT 2020 - Calculus II 4 Cr.
  • MAT 2210 - (MAT 6150) Probability and Statistics 4 Cr.
  • MAT 2250 - Elementary Linear Algebra 3 Cr.
  • MAT 2860 - Discrete Mathematics 3 Cr.
  • MAT 5000 - Fundamental Concepts of Mathematics & Proof Writing 3 Cr.
  • MAT 5420 - Algebra 1Or MAT 6170 Algebra: Ring Theory Through Exploration, Conjecture, & Proof 4 Cr.