EMS-Middle School Education Courses

Courses

EMS 330. Introduction to Middle/Junior High Teaching. 3 Hours.

Survey of curriculum, methods and techniques of teaching, materials for instruction, and evaluation of instruction. Extensive field experience required.

EMS 335. Mat/Methods Teaching Middle School. 3 Hours.

Development of skills and techniques for teaching 10-14 year olds. Two-thirds of course dedicated to generic skills and techniques needed to teach all children in age group and one-third to specific skills discipline for which student is seeking certification. Teacher as decision maker. Extensive field experience required.

EMS 343. Implic Growth/Development in Middle School. 3 Hours.

Developmental stages of students ages 10 -14 with emphasis on developing curricula and teaching strategies compatible with these growth stages. Extensive field experiences required.

EMS 351. Teaching Language Arts in Middle/Junior High School. 3 Hours.

Methods of teaching middle grades language arts. Extensive field experiences required.
Prerequisites: EMS 343 [Min Grade: C]

EMS 352. Teaching Mathematics in Middle/Junior High School. 3 Hours.

Methods of teaching middle grades mathematics. Extensive field experiences required. Admission to TEP required.
Prerequisites: EMS 343 [Min Grade: C]

EMS 353. Teaching Science in Middle/Junior High School. 3 Hours.

Methods of teaching middle grades science. Extensive field experience required.
Prerequisites: EMS 343 [Min Grade: C]

EMS 354. Teaching Social Studies in Middle/Junior High Sch. 3 Hours.

Methods of teaching social science. Extensive field experiences required.
Prerequisites: EMS 343 [Min Grade: C]

EMS 355. Laboratory/Practicum in Middle School Education. 1 Hour.

EMS 451. Workshop in the Middle School. 1-3 Hour.

EMS 490. Student Teaching Middle/Junior High School I. 3-9 Hours.

Teaching in middle/junior high school.
Prerequisites: EMS 330 [Min Grade: C] and EMS 343 [Min Grade: C] and EDR 440 [Min Grade: C] and EDR 442 [Min Grade: C] and EDT 300 [Min Grade: C]

EMS 491. Student Teaching in Middle/Jr High School II. 3,6 Hours.

Supervised teaching in middle/junior high school.