University General Course Catalog 2022-2023 
    
    Sep 28, 2022  
University General Course Catalog 2022-2023

Education, B.A. (Elementary Specialization)


This program is available only to students previously admitted to the BA, Education program at Sierra Nevada University who plan to complete their degree at the University of Nevada, Reno.

Contact Information


College of Education and Human Development Advisement Center
William Raggio Building, Room 2005
(775) 784-4298
coeadvisement@unr.edu

Admission Requirements


This program is available only to students previously admitted to the BA, Education program at Sierra Nevada University who plan to complete their degree at the University of Nevada, Reno.

Graduation Requirements


  • Total Units | 120 
  • Cumulative GPA | 2.75
  • University GPA | 2.0
  • Major GPA | 3.0
  • Residency Requirement | 30 of the last 45 Units at SNU or UNR
  • Major Residency Requirement | 15 Units of Major Requirements at UNR
  • Upper-Division Requirement | 40 Upper-Division Units
  • Half Program Units/4 Year Institution | 60 Units

I. Core General Education Requirements (24-27 units)


NOTE: Refer to the Core Curriculum chapter of this catalog for information regarding the “Core English and Math Completion Policy  .”

Students in this major must meet all Core Objectives (CO1 through CO14). Courses satisfying Core Objectives are designated (e.g., CO9) in General Catalog curricula and course descriptions.

A. Composition & Communication; Critical Analysis & Use of Information (3-6 units) - CO1, CO3


B. Quantitative Reasoning (3 units minimum) - CO2


C. Physical & Natural Phenomena (6 units) - CO4, CO4L


Refer to the Core Curriculum chapter for a list of approved CO4 and CO4L  courses. At least one course must include lab (CO4L).

D. Cultures, Societies, & Individuals (3 units) - CO6


Refer to the Core Curriculum chapter for a list of approved CO6  courses.

E. Artistic Composition, Interpretation, & Expression (3 units) - CO7


Refer to the Core Curriculum chapter for a list of approved CO7  courses.

F. History & Culture; Constitution (6 units) - CO5, CO8


CH 201 - Ancient and Medieval Cultures (3 units) CO5 OR

CH 202 - The Modern World (3 units) CO5

CH 203 - American Experiences and Constitutional Change (3 units) CO5, CO8

NOTE: Students who do not complete CH 203 must take a course that satisfies CO8 elsewhere in the curriculum.

II. Additional Core Requirements (3 units maximum)


Students must take courses that satisfy the following Core Objectives. Some or all of these Core Objectives may be satisfied in the Major Requirements (Section IV). Refer to the Core Curriculum   chapter in this catalog.

A. Science, Technology & Society - CO9


Refer to the Core Curriculum chapter for a list of approved CO9  courses.

B. Diversity & Equity - CO10


C. Global Context - CO11


D. Ethics - CO12


E. Capstone Integration & Synthesis - CO13


F. Application - CO14


Refer to the Core Curriculum chapter for a list of approved CO14  courses.

III. Additional College Requirements (0 units)


IV. Major Requirements (52 units)


V. Minor Requirements (0 units)


VI. Electives (38-41 units)


Students who are undecided about choosing teaching as a career are encouraged to take EDU 110  as an exploratory elective course.

VII. Recommended Schedule


A. First Year


Fall Semester (15 units)


Spring Semester (15 units)


B. Second Year


C. Third Year


D. Fourth Year