University Catalogue

Curriculum in Mathematics
Leading to the Degree of Bachelor of Science
Concentration in Mathematics Education

(see footnotes at bottom)


FIRST YEAR

First Semester

††MATH 200 or
MATH 200H1,G
Calculus I
Calculus I Honors
5 hours
ENGL 101 or
ENGL 101HG
Freshman Composition
Freshman Composition Honors
3 hours
SE 101 Freshman Academic Success at Southeastern 2 hours
Art
Elective
2,G
  3 hours
Biological
Sciences 151G
  3 hours
Biological
Sciences
Laboratory 152
  1 hour
  Total: 17 hours

 

Second Semester

††MATH 201G Calculus II 5 hours
COMM 210G Communicating in the Classroom                     3 hours
††ENGL 102 or
ENGL 102HG
Critical Reading and Writing
Critical Reading and Writing Honors                                
3 hours
Biological or 
Physical Science4,G
  4 hours
PSYC 101G General Psychology I  3 hours
  Total: 18 hours


 

SECOND  YEAR

First Semester

††MATH 223 Foundations of Discrete Mathematics            3 hours
††MATH 312 Calculus III 3 hours
ENGL 230 or
ENGL 231 or
ENGL 232G
World Literature
English Literature
American Literature
3 hours
HIST 201 or
HIST 202G
American History to 1877
American History since 1877
3 hours
†††EDUC 202 Introduction to Education 3 hours
††SPED 200 Characteristics of Individuals with Exceptionalities 3 hours
  Total: 18 hours

 

Second Semester

††MATH 309 College Geometry 3 hours
††MATH 360 Applied Linear Algebra 3 hours
Physical
Science3,G
  4 hours
††EDUC 407 Tests and Measures 3 hours
POLI 201G American Politics                                       3 hour
  Total: 16 hours

 

 

THIRD YEAR

First Semester

††MATH 311 History of Mathematics 3 hours
††MATH 370 Abstract Algebra I 3 hours
††MATH 380 Mathematical Statistics 3 hours
††MATH 486 Capstone in Mathematics for Secondary Teachers 3 hours
††EDUC 316 Classroom Management for Secondary Teachers 3 hours
  Total: 15 hours

 

Second Semester

††MATH 425   3 hours
MATH
Elective
(400 level)5
  3 hours
MATH
Elective 
(400 level)5
  3 hours
††EDUC 472 Teaching Reading in the Content Areas 3 hours
Elective   3 hours
  Total: 15 hours

 

 

FOURTH YEAR

First Semester

††MTED 386 Methods for Teaching Mathematics 3 hours
††EDUC 485 Special Methods in High School Subjects 3 hours
††EDUC 453 Student Teaching I in the PK-12 Schools 6 hours
  Total: 12 hours

 

Second Semester

EDUC 486 Student Teaching in the Secondary
Schools
9 hours
  Total: 9 hours

 

Total semester hours required 120

Southeastern 101 is not required of transfer or readmitted Southeastern students with 30 hours or more. Those students will replace Southeastern 101 with 2 hours of free electives.

GGeneral Education Courses

††Student must make a grade of “C” or better.

†††Student must make a grade of “B” or better.

1For placement in Mathematics 200, see Mathematics Placement in this catalogue.

2To be taken from Art, Music, Dance, or Theatre.

3Must be taken from Chemistry 121/123 or Physics 221/223.

4Must complete a one year science sequence by taking Biological Sciences 153/154, Chemistry 122/124, or Physics 222/224.

5Math 467 or 485 may not be used to satisfy this requirement.