Social Science Comprehensive Major, 54 hours: B.S.Ed.—No Minor Required (Certifies Grades 9-12)

CIP: 131317

Requirements

The Northwest Core (48-52 hours)

Must include the following:

ECON 52150Principles of Macroeconomics

3

Required Courses

Core Requirements

18

American History (12)

HIST 33388History of the American Economy

3

HIST 33524The Early American Republic

3

Electives in American History

6

World History (12)

HIST 33517England: From Stonehenge to Versailles

3

Electives in World History

3

Choose 2 courses from the following:
HIST 33370History of the Near and Middle East

3

HIST 33375History of Latin America

3

HIST 33386The Pacific Rim

3

HIST 33510History of Russia

3

Political Science (9)

Choose two from the following:

POLS 34302The American Presidency

3

POLS 34303The American Congress

3

POLS 34321American Federalism

3

POLS 34401News Media and Politics

3

Elective in Political Science

3

Behavioral Science Elective (3)

Choose one class from Anthropology, Sociology or Psychology

PSYC 08299 Educational Psychology and PSYC 08322 Adolescent Psychology are completed as part of the Professional Education requirements.

SOSC 36480 Methods in Secondary School Social Sciences is to be completed as part of the Professional Education requirements.

Total Credit Hours: 54

This major, when completed under the B.S.Ed. Secondary Program will meet Missouri teacher certification standards for Social Studies grades 9-12.