Total credits for the A.S. Degree in Social Sciences with a Specialization in Teacher Education: 60 credits
1 Students should make choices after consulting with the Teacher Education Specialization academic advisor/counselor on the specific requirements at the four-year Virginia institution to which they plan to transfer. Credit will not be awarded for both MTH 261 and MTH 263 . Credit will not be awarded for both MTH 262 and MTH 264 .
2 Choose from BIO 101 , ENV 121 , GOL 105 , GOL 106 , CHM 101 , PHY 101 , or PHY 150 . The 2nd science should be from a different discipline than the 1st.
3 Select from PLS 135 PLS 140 PLS 211 PLS 241 .
4 Select from the following: CST 100 , CST 110 , CST 126 , or CST 229 .
5 200-Level Literature Elective may be chosen from ENG 241 , ENG 242 , ENG 243 , ENG 244 , ENG 250 , ENG 251 , or ENG 252 .
6 The general elective should be selected based upon the requirements of the senior institution to which the student plans to transfer.Courses must be chosen from the list of approved electives under General Education Electives . Examples of courses recommended by some of the universities that helped develop this curriculum include: foreign language, REL 231 or REL 232 .
7The humanities/fine arts elective may be chosen from ART 101 , ART 102 , ART 105 , MUS 121 , MUS 122 , REL 231 , REL 232 , PHI 101 , PHI 102 , SPA 201 , SPA 202 , FRE 201 , or FRE 202 .