All candidates take the following courses:
CEDC 530 Foundations of Culturally Responsive and Relevant Pedagogical Practices
COUN 503 Human Growth and Development
CEDC 538 Trends, Issues and Approaches in Middle Grades and Secondary Curriculum
CEDC 551 Research Design and Evaluation in Education
CEDC 553 Educational Research Practioner’s Paper
CEDC 597 Internship - Secondary Education
CEDC 570 Science for Grades 6-12
Candidates take the two of the following three courses not represented by
degree area and any graduate level science course selected in consultation with the candidate’s advisor.
CEDC 510 Earth Systems Science
CEDC 571 Physics for Grades 6-12
CEDC 572 Chemistry for Grades 6-12
CEDC 573 Biology for Grades 6-12
Candidates seeking certification must pass or be exempt from all relevant examinations required for certification by the State of Georgia and satisfy the exceptional education requirement.