PRE-APPROVED PROGRAM AREA COURSEWORK

International Baccalaureate Teacher Certificate

Primary Years:
EDUC 630: IB PYP Teacher Studies and Preparation: From Theory to Practice - 3 units
EDUC 631: IB PYP Teacher Studies and Preparation: From Instruction to Action - 3 units
EDUC 632A: IB PYP Field Study: From Theory to Practice - 2 units
EDUC 632B: IB PYP Field Study: From Instruction to Action - 2 units

Middle Years:
EDUC 631: IB PYP Teacher Studies and Preparation: From Theory to Practice - 3 units
EDUC 634: IB PYP Teacher Studies and Preparation: From Instruction to Action - 3 units
EDUC 632A: IB PYP Field Study: From Theory to Practice - 2 units
EDUC 632B: IB PYP Field Study: From Instruction to Action - 2 units

Schooling, Culture & Language
EDUC 641: Sociocultural Contexts of Language & Learning – 3 units*
EDUC 642: Voices in the Community: Cultures in Action – 3 units
EDUC 643: Critical Ethnography of Education – 3 units*
EDUC 644: Multicultural Students & Families in Public Schools – 3 units*
EDUC 646: Second Language Acquisition: Research & Practice – 3 units
EDUC 647: Multicultural Curriculum & Application – 3 units*
EDUC 649: Practicum in Social Action – 3 units
EDUC 656: Principles of Dual Language & Multilingual Education  - 3 units**
EDUC 657: Cross-Cultural Competence for Educational Leadership in Diverse Societies - 3 units**
EDUC 658: Practices and Strategies for Bilingualism/Multilingualism and Biliteracy/Multiliteracy Development - 3 units**
EDUC 659: Curriculum Development, Program Assessment and Inclusion for Dual Language and Multilingual Education - 3 units**

*Denotes courses required to receive a Multicultural Specialist Certificate
**Denotes courses required to receive a Dual Language Certificate


Science, Mathematics & Educational Technology for Diverse Populations
EDST 610: Current Issues & Research in Science Education – 3 units*
EDST 611: Adv. Meth. in Science Teaching I: Life Science Emphasis – 3 units*
EDST 612: Adv. Meth. in Science Teaching II: Phys. Science Emphasis – 3 units*
EDST 613: Topics in Science Education – 3 units*
EDST 620: Current Issues & Research in Mathematics Education – 3 units
EDST 621: Students’ Thinking in Mathematics Education – 3 units
EDST 622: Instructional Practices in Mathematics Education – 3 units
EDST 623: Topics in Mathematics Education – 3 units
EDST 630: Teacher Leadership: Current Issues & Research in Ed. Tech. – 3 units**
EDST 631: Impact of Technology on Teaching and Learning – 3 units
EDST 632: Using Emerging Technologies to Customize Learning – 3 units
EDST 633: Topics in Educational Technology – 3 units
EDST 635: Hardware Operations & Function to Support Tchng. & Lrng. – 3 units**
EDST 636: Software & Web Site Evaluation & Tools – 3 units**
EDST 637: Instructional Technology Planning & Management – 3 units** and ***
EDST 638: Using Visual Literacy to Improve K-12 Student Learning ***
EDST 639: Digital Storytelling to Inspire Creativity in K-12 Classroom***
EDST 640: Using Web 2.0 Tools for Coll. Video and Audio Projects***

*Denotes courses required to receive a Science Education Certificate

**Denotes courses required to receive a California Commission on Teacher Credentialing approved Supplementary Authorization in Computer Concepts and Applications

  (NOTE: EDST 639 can be taken in place of EDST 635)

***Denotes courses required to receive a Video Production in K-12 Education Certificate.


Special Education
EDMX 631: Foundations in Law, Ethics, & Procedures of Spec. Educ. – 3 units
EDEX 640A: Beginning Process Communication: Reaching All Students – 3 units

Teaching, Learning & Leadership
EDUC 604: Knowledge Construction & Accomplished Teaching – 3 units
EDUC 612: Literacy Development for Struggling Readers & Writers – 3 units
EDUC 620: Curricular Innovations & Applications – 3 units
EDUC 624: Individual Difference & Assessment – 3 units
EDUC 626: Creating Communities of Learners – 3 units
EDUC 628: Teaching as Inquiry & Applied Research Methods – 3 units

Education Administration
EDAD 612:   Elementary, Middle & Secondary School Organization Mngmt. – 3 units
EDAD 614:   Culture of Teaching & Learning: Leading Instruction – 3 units
EDAD 616A: Education Law & Personnel Administration – 2 units
EDAD 616B: Resource Allocation – 2 units
EDAD 618:   Culture of Tchng & Lrng: Leading for Assmnt & Accntability – 3 units
EDAD 620:   Leadership Applied to Educational Issues – 3 units

Literacy Education
EDUC 606:   Foundations of Reading & Writing Instruction – 3 units*
EDUC 610:   Reading & Writing Theory & Research – 3 units*
EDUC 613:   Reading & Writing Strategies for Mono/Bi-lingual Learners– 3 units*
EDUC 614A: Reading & Writing Assessment – 3 units*
EDUC 616:   Advanced Literature for Young Readers – 3 units*
EDUC 618:   Teaching Writing in Diverse Classrooms – 3 units**
EDUC 621:   Literacy Program Leadership – 3 units**
EDUC 627:   Literacy in a Multicultural Society – 3 units**

*Denotes courses required to receive a California Commission on Teacher Credentialing approved Reading Certificate (NOTE: EDUC 614B: Field Experience must also be completed for this certificate)

**Denotes courses required in addition to courses for Reading Certificate to receive a California Commission on Teacher Credentialing approved Reading/Language Arts Specialist Credential (NOTE: EDUC 623: Advanced Clinical Practice must also be completed for this credential)

General Coursework – Not Area Specific
EDUC 650: Culminating Experience Proposal Development – 3 units