History/Adolescence Education

The curriculum changes for students pursuing their history bachelor's with an adolescence education concentration. The program, which adheres to New York State Education Department standards and guidelines and prepares students to teach at the secondary level, develops professional competence through a sequence of courses that integrate theory and practice, as well as through 100 hours of fieldwork in the middle and secondary schools prior to student teaching.

History/Adolescence Education Required Courses (12 Credits)

Campus

HIS 100 Survey of Western Civilization I St. Joseph's College,Brooklyn Campus St. Joseph's College, Long Island Campus
HIS 102 Survey of Western Civilization II St. Joseph's College,Brooklyn Campus St. Joseph's College, Long Island Campus
HIS 170 American Heritage I St. Joseph's College,Brooklyn Campus St. Joseph's College, Long Island Campus
HIS 172 American Heritage II St. Joseph's College,Brooklyn Campus St. Joseph's College, Long Island Campus
HIS 276 New York: State and City St. Joseph's College,Brooklyn Campus St. Joseph's College, Long Island Campus
HIS 152 Contemporary International Problems OR
HIS 312 United States Foreign Relations Since 1914
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HIS 410 Seminar in Historical Methodology St. Joseph's College,Brooklyn Campus St. Joseph's College, Long Island Campus
HIS 411 Senior Thesis St. Joseph's College,Brooklyn Campus St. Joseph's College, Long Island Campus
HIS 422 Historiography - Seminar St. Joseph's College,Brooklyn Campus St. Joseph's College, Long Island Campus

Students must take 6 credits at the 300 level

SPC 102 Speech Communication St. Joseph's College,Brooklyn Campus St. Joseph's College, Long Island Campus
SPC 218 Normal Language Development St. Joseph's College,Brooklyn Campus St. Joseph's College, Long Island Campus
ECO 120 Macroeconomics St. Joseph's College,Brooklyn Campus St. Joseph's College, Long Island Campus
ECO 278 Economic Geography St. Joseph's College,Brooklyn Campus St. Joseph's College, Long Island Campus
POL 102 Introduction to Political Science St. Joseph's College,Brooklyn Campus St. Joseph's College, Long Island Campus
POL 103 American Government St. Joseph's College,Brooklyn Campus St. Joseph's College, Long Island Campus
POL 104 State and Local Government St. Joseph's College,Brooklyn Campus St. Joseph's College, Long Island Campus
SOC 100 Introduction to Sociology St. Joseph's College,Brooklyn Campus St. Joseph's College, Long Island Campus
EDU 115 Educational Psychology St. Joseph's College,Brooklyn Campus St. Joseph's College, Long Island Campus
PSY 220 Adolescent Psychology St. Joseph's College,Brooklyn Campus St. Joseph's College, Long Island Campus
CS 121 Psychology of the Exceptional Child St. Joseph's College,Brooklyn Campus St. Joseph's College, Long Island Campus
EDU 234 Sociological and Philosophical Foundations of Education St. Joseph's College,Brooklyn Campus St. Joseph's College, Long Island Campus
EDU 360 Methods of Secondary Education St. Joseph's College,Brooklyn Campus St. Joseph's College, Long Island Campus
EDU 363 Methods of Teaching History and Social Studies in Secondary School St. Joseph's College,Brooklyn Campus St. Joseph's College, Long Island Campus
EDU 473 Supervised Teaching in Secondary Schools St. Joseph's College,Brooklyn Campus St. Joseph's College, Long Island Campus

History Concentration for Child Study Majors

Child study majors are required to complete 30 credits, 12 of which may be at the 100 level. Students should choose at least 9 credits in American history, 9 in European history and 6 in global history.

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