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BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES
MAJOR IN SOCIAL STUDIES
WITH GRADES 4 - 8 CERTIFICATION

 
 

Following is one suggested four-year degree plan. Students are encouraged to see their advisor each semester for help with program decisions and enrollment. Students are responsible for reviewing the Program of Study Requirements.

*See Appendix A Core Curriculum and Optional Course Information.
 
FALL
HOURS
SPRING
HOURS
FRESHMAN YEAR FRESHMAN YEAR
ENGL
1301 English Composition I 3 ENGL 1302 English Composition II 3
MATH
1314 College Algebra 3 HIST 1302 The U.S. Since 1877 3
HIST
1301

The U.S. to 1877

3 MATH 1350 Fundamentals of Math I 3
PSYC 2301 Intro to Psychology 3     Visual/Performing Arts* 3
    Natural Science* 4     Natural Science* 4
          Activity or Wellness* 1
Total 16   17
 
SOPHOMORE YEAR
SOPHOMORE YEAR
PSCI 2305 American National Govt 3 PSCI 2306 American State Govt
3
ECO 1301 Survey of Economics 3 ANTH 4351 Intro to Cultural Anthropology
3
ENGL   Survey of Literature* 3 HIST 2322 World Civ since 1648
3
HIST
2321 World Civ to 1648 3 PSYC 2312 Developmental Psychology
3
  Communication1 3 SCI   Science Elective
4
Total 15  
16
 

JUNIOR YEAR
JUNIOR YEAR
HIST 3302 History of Texas 3 SOST 4391 Topics in Social Studies
3
HIST
3351 World History&Geog 3 HIST 3310 Intellectual Hist of U.S.
3
  Schools and Society2 3 PSCI 3353 Political Geography
3
PSCI
3310 Studies Comparative Pol 3 MATH 1351 Fundamentals of Math II
3
PSCI 3311 Intro Political Thought 3 EDCI 3301 Public School Teaching 3
EDRD 3309 Teaching Rdg in Schools 3 EDCI 3302 Language Acq&Develop
3
Total 18  
18
 

SENIOR YEAR
SENIOR YEAR
PSCI   Advanced PSCI Elective3 3 PSCI   Advanced PSCI Elective3
3
PSCI 4335 International Politics 3 HIST   Advanced Hist Elective4 3
EDCI 3304 Methods, Mgt&Discipline 3 EDCI 4993 Student Teaching
9
EDDP
4324 Teaching Div Stu Pop 3        
EDRD 3320 Content Rdg Pub Schools 3    
Total 15  
15
 
TOTAL SEMESTER CREDIT HOURS:     130
 
1Communication, select 3 SCH from ENGL 2311, HUM 2301 or SPCH 1311.
2Schools and Society, select 3 SCH from SOCI 1306/NURS 1302.
3Advanced Political Science elective, select 6 SCH from PSCI 3305, 4314, 4320 or 4326.
4Advanced History elective, select 3 SCH from HIST 4316, 4317, 4318, 4366, 4367 or 4368.
 
Actual degree plans may vary depending on availability of courses in a given semester.
 
Some courses may require prerequisites not listed.
   

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