Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction - Science Education

 

Course of Study

Upon admission to the program, you will meet with your academic or faculty advisor to create a program of work. This will plot out what courses you will take each semester until you complete the program.

Total Hours: 30

Core Requirement: Curriculum (12 credit hours)

EDUC 5305 Effective Teaching and Learning for 21st Century EC-12 Students 3
EDUC 5309 Advanced Teaching Models for Diverse Learners 3
EDUC 5394 Understanding and Designing Classroom Research 3
EDUC 5397 Implementing and Disseminating Classroom Research
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Support Area/Concentration (18 credit hours)

Non-Elective K-12 Science Content and Curriculum Emphasis - Accelerated Online Program only

SCED 5351 Physical Science: Properties and Changes in Matter 3
SCED 5352 Physical Science: Force and Energy 3
SCED 5353 Earth Science: Structures, Movement and Changes in Earth and Space 3
SCED 5354 Earth Science: Water Properties, Distribution, the Water Cycle, and Weather 3
SCED 5355 Life Science: Unity and Diversity of Life and Life Processes 3
SCED 5356 Life Science: Cycles in Nature, Adaptations, and Environmental Science 3


Science Education: Post-secondary Emphasis

53XX Any six BIOL, CHEM, CIRP, GEOL, PHYS, CE, or EVSE courses at or above the 5300 level except for courses listed in the K-8 emphasis above. Courses should be chosen in consultation with program director. 3
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Program Director

Dr. Candace Joswick

Assistant Professor, Mathematics Education

Email: candace.joswick@uta.edu

Phone #: 817-272-9620

Office: 414 Hammond Hall

Research Interests: Dr. Candace Joswick is an assistant professor of mathematics education, the director and PI of the grant-funded UTA Project ECHO® for Education, and Program Coordinator of STEM Education at UTA. Joswick’s research foci are include learning trajectories and progressions, classroom interactions and language, and technology.

Graduate Advisor

Berhane Doilicho

Graduate Advisor

Email: berhane.doilicho@uta.edu

Phone #: 817-272-2956

Office: 513 Carlisle Hall

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