Area V - Pre-Professional, Major, and Elective Courses at UWA (19 semester hours)
Students must choose 11-12 semester hours from the courses listed below:
Two science courses representing two disciplines such as Chemistry, Physics, Astronomy, or Geology from approved courses in Area III above and other than Biology. May include PHS 111 Physical Science I.
Three math courses (precalculus algebra level or higher) from Area III not already taken.
The remaining hours in Area V must be fulfilled by the requirements of the institution to which the student plans to transfer. Please refer to the institutional home page or catalogue for a major in Elementary/Early Childhood Education.
2. List of courses to fulfill Area V for major in Elementary Education at UWA:
Students planning to complete the bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education are required to complete 19 semester hours of other core requirements as follows:
Three science courses representing two disciplines such as Chemistry, Physics, Astronomy, or Geology from approved courses in Area III above and other than Biology.
Two additional math courses (6 semester hours) above MH 113 .The following are strongly recommended:
MH 181 . Mathematics for Elementary Teachers I (3)
MH 182 . Mathematics for Elementary Teachers II (3)
MH 183 . Mathematics for Elementary Teachers III (3)
3 semester hours in Fine Arts from Area II-C
2 semester hours of general studies electives
Contact: Dr. Jan Miller
Title: Dean, College of Education
Phone: (205) 652-3421
Please print this document and attach it to the Articulation Guide. Together, this document and the articulation guide comprise the articulation agreement for a major in the College of Education at the University of West Alabama.