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2021-2022 Catalog
Social Studies Education: Social Studies (6-12) (Bachelor of Arts in Education)

Program Description for Social Studies Education

Major: Social Studies Education Concentration: Social Studies (6-12) Degree: Bachelor of Arts in Education

Prerequisites (15 credits)

Grade of C or higher required in all prerequisite courses.

EDF1005 Intro to Teaching Profession (3 Credits)

  • Acceptable substitute: EDFX005

POS2041 Intro to American Government (3 Credits)

  • Acceptable substitute: POSX041

AMH2010 United States History to 1877 (3 Credits)

  • Acceptable substitute: AMHX010

AMH2020 U.S. History Since 1877 (3 Credits)

  • Acceptable substitute: AMHX020

ADDITIONAL Social Studies course

Select 1 course from the following disciplines

  • Anthropology (ANT)
  • Cultural Geography (GEO)
  • ***(Acceptable Substitute for GEO is GEA XXXX )
  • Economics (ECO)
  • Psychology (PSY)
  • Sociology (SOC)
  • NOTE: In addition to the prerequisites listed above, UNF strongly encourages prospective Social Studies majors to complete the following courses, if possible, while completing their General Education and lower division course work. ECO 2013, WOH 1012, WOH 1022, select 1 from: ANT 2000, SYG 2000, PSY 2012

Core Requirements (16 credits)


EDF3151 Educational Psychology (3 Credits)

EDF3945 Field Laboratory I (2-4 Credits)

EDF3946 Field Laboratory II (2-4 Credits)

EDG3323 The Learning Process (3 Credits)

EDF4444 Assessment of Learn/Behavior (3 Credits)

EDG4410 Classroom Managment Commun (3 Credits)

Major Requirements (20 credits)

AMH3420 Florida History (3 Credits)

GEO3372 Conservation of Nat Resources (3 Credits)

HIS3051 (GW)Craft Of The Historian (3 Credits)

INR3016 Global Issues in Contemp Poli (3 Credits)

RED3333 Content Area Reading (3 Credits)

SSE4384 Special Method: Social Studies (3 Credits)

TSL4324 TESOL for Content Area Teacher (3 Credits)

Internships (12 credits)

All degree course work must be completed satisfactorily before enrolling into Internship. Fall internship applications are due the 4th Friday of the previous spring term. Spring internship applications are due the 4th Friday of the previsou fall term.

ESE4943 Student Internship (1-12 Credits)

Major Electives (11 credits)

CHOOSE From prefixes below




SELECT 1 ASH 3000-4000 Level course

SELECT_ 1 LAH 3000-4000 Level course

48 Upper Level Hours (48 credits)

To graduate with a Bachelor's degree from the College of Education and Human Services, you must earn a minimum of 48 upper level credits out of a minimum 120 degree applicable required credit hours.

48HOURS 48 upper level hours