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So, you're thinking of doing a Cognate …

 

The cognates offered by the Department of Secondary Education can be tailored to meet the specific needs and interests of doctoral students within and outside the College of Education.  Students are encouraged to contact the doctoral advisor for specific insights about the most appropriate courses.  Listed below are suggested courses for specific areas of emphases.

English Education

Ph.D. Advisor: Dr. Jane Applegate

 

The four courses in the English Education and recommended sequence are:

 

Course

Hours

Title

LAE 7735  

3

Advanced Seminar: Literacy and Literature

LAE 7735

3

Advanced Seminar:

English Teacher Education  

LAE 7735

3

Advanced Seminar: Teaching Writing

LAE 7735

3

Advanced Seminar: Research in English Education

 

Mathematics Education

Advisor:  Dr. Gladis Kersaint

 

The four courses in the Mathematics Education and recommended sequence are:

 

Course

Hours

Title

MAE 7796  

3

Research Issues in Mathematics Education

MAE 7146

3

Curriculum History and Research in Mathematics Education  

MAE 7794

3

Preparing Teachers of Mathematics, K-12

MAE 7138

3

Assessment in Mathematics Education

 

Science Education Cognate in Science Education

Advisor: Dr. Allan Feldman

 

Students must enroll in at least THREE of the following courses to complete the 12 credit cognate:

 

Course

Hours

Title

EDG7931   

3

Philosophy and Nature of science

EDG7931

3

Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment

EDG7931

3

Historical, Social, and Epistemological Foundations of Science Education

EDG7931

3

Theories and practice of science teaching and learning

EDG7931

3

Advanced Trends and Research in Science Education

 

Students may use ONE of the following courses to complete the 12 credit cognate:

 

Course

Hours

Title

SCE7697

3

Socioscientific Issues in Science Education

SCE6416

3

Teaching Secondary School Biology  

SCE6456

3

Teaching Secondary School Physical and Earth Sciences

MAE 7138

3

Assessment in Mathematics Education

 

Teacher Education

Advisor: Dr. Jane Applegate

The four courses in the General Teacher Education and recommended sequence are:

 

Course

Hours

Title

ESE 7216 

3

Curriculum Frameworks in Teacher Education

EDG 7931

3

Working in Schools

ESE 7931

3

Designing and Evaluating Educational Programs

EEX 7931

3

Ethics in Teacher Education

 

Secondary General Cognate

Advisor: Dr. Cheryl Ellerbrock

Any four courses or 12 hours in Secondary Education not listed on students’ planned program may count toward this cognate. Coursework and sequence of coursework will be individually negotiated with the advisor of this cognate. Contact Dr. Ellerbrock for more information.

 

 


 

updated 10/2011

 

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