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Bachelor of Science in History Education 
7-12 History Licensure Program - Government
2017-2018

AUSTIN PEAY STATE UNIVERSITY - Office of Teacher Licensure

Governor

Program Contact Information:

Dr. Kate Hunt
huntk@apsu.edu
931.221.6082

 

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POLITICAL SCIENCE TEACHING MAJOR (7-12) with required History endorsement

Praxis II Required Testing:);  Test Code 5931 Government/Political Science (minimum score 149); AND Test Code 5941  World and U.S. History (minimum score 157).

CORE REQUIREMENTS;

Pols 2010   American National Government (3)

Econ 2010  Principles of Macroeconomics (3)

Hist 2010   American History I (3)

Hist 2020   American History II (3)

MAJOR REQUIREMENTS:

Pols 2040  Introduction to Public Policy (3)

Pols 2070  International Politics (3)

*Hist 4400 Teaching Social Studies in the Secondary School (3)

Select 21 hours from upper division courses other than those numbered 453x and above.

Required History/Social Studies: (15 hours)

Geog 1020  Geography of Europe, The Americas, and Australia (3)

HIST 2310 World History I (3)     

HIST 2320 World History II (3)

History upper division  (6)

Additional endorsements: available by completing the following (see Certification Office for full requirements):

ECONOMICS (10 hours); GEOGRAPHY (10 hours); PSYCHOLOGY (9 hours); SOCIOLOGY (9 hours)

Additional Requirements for Licensure and Graduation: 

Educ 4610 Student Teaching: 7-8 (5)

Educ 4710 Student Teaching: 9-12 (5)

Educ 4950 Seminar (2)

PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION MINOR:

Educ  2100 Foundations of Education (2)

Educ  4270 Evaluation and Assessment  (3)

Educ  3040 Instructional Technology (3)

Educ 4440 Theories of Learning (3)

Educ  3070 Instructional Strategies (3)

Sped 2300 Introduction to Special Education (3)

Educ  4160 Teaching Diverse Students (3)

*Educ 4080  Classroom Management (3)

*Requires Milestone II status                                                                                

NOTE:  Successful completion of Milestones I, II, III, and IV are required for teacher licensure programs.  Milestone assessment criteria is available at http://www.apsu.edu/educ..

August 29, 2017