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Geological Sciences BA/Earth Sciences Adolescence Education EdM - Curricular Plan

(HEGIS: 19.14 GEOLOGY, CIP: 40.0601 Geology/Earth Science, General)

Department of Geology

126 Cooke Hall
North Campus
Buffalo, NY 14260-3050

Beata Csatho
Chair

Jason Briner
Director of Undergraduate Studies

Department of Learning and Instruction

Office of Educator Preparation
375 Baldy Hall
North Campus
Buffalo, NY 14260-4610

Louise Lalli
Academic Advisor

Associated Programs

Associated Subjects

Curricular Plan

A Curricular Plan provides a roadmap for completing this academic program and the UB Curriculum on time. Your actual plan may vary depending on point of entry to the university, course placement and/or waivers based on standardized test scores, earned alternative credit and/or college transfer credit.

All students are encouraged to use this plan in conjunction with other academic planning resources such as your academic advisor, the HUB Academic Advisement Report, My Planner and Path Finder tool.

In addition to following this course roadmap, all other admission and academic requirements of this major as listed in the Undergraduate Catalog must be met in order to successfully complete this degree.

Freshman Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
GLY 101LEC Natural Hazards M/SLI1 3
GLY 105LAB Natural Hazds & Climate Change M/SLI1 1
PHY 101LR College Physics M/SLI2 4
PHY 151LAB College Physics Lab 1 M/SLI2 1
UB Seminar UBS 3
Pathway P 3
Total Credits: 15
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
Undergraduate Elective E 3
MTH 121LR Surv Calculus & Appl 1 M/MQR 4
ENG 105LEC Writing and Rhetoric CL1 4
LAI 350LEC Introduction to Education M 4
Total Credits: 15

Sophomore Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
GLY 205LLB Earth Materials M 4
CHE 101LLR General Chemistry M 4
CHE 113LAB General Chemistry Lab M 1
Pathway (Recommend UB Area Arts) P 3
Pathway (Recommend UB Area Humanities) P 3
Total Credits: 15
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
GLY 312LLB Surface Proc & Hydro M 4
GLY 206LEC Geological Communication M/CL2 3
Pathway P 3
Pathway (Recommend UB Area Civ/His or SS) P 3
ELP 405LEC Sociology of Education M 3
Total Credits: 16

Junior Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
Undergraduate Elective E 1
GLY 315LLB Sedimentary Geology & Paleo M 4
GLY 326LLB Structure/Global Tectonics M 4
300-400 level Geology Elective M 3
Diversity in the United States DIV 3
Total Credits: 15
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
GLY 308LR Intro Geochemistry M 3
GLY 325LLB Geophysics M 4
Pathway P 3
Free Elective 300-400 Level E 3
CEP 501LEC Psych Foundations of Educ (Dual-listed with CEP 400) M 3
UBC 399 UB Curriculum Capstone CAP 1
Total Credits: 17

Senior Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
500-level Geology Elective M 3
500-level Geology Elective M 3
LAI 474SEM Tchng Exceptional Learner (Dual-listed with LAI 574) M 3
LAI 533SEM Science Instruction Topic M 3
LAI 552LEC Mid Chld/Adoles Ltrcy Mtd M 3
Total Credits: 15
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
500-level Geology Elective M 3
500-level Geology Elective M 3
LAI 414LEC Adolesnt Wrtng Across Cur (Dual-listed with LAI 514) M 3
LAI 534LEC Meas & Eval of STEM Instr M 3
LAI 603LEC Devel Curr Emerg Adolsc 1 M 3
Total Credits: 15

Fifth Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
LAI 619LEC Teaching Science Grades 5-12 M 3
LAI 667TUT Field Experience M 3
LAI 668TUT Supervised Teaching I M 3
LAI 698SEM Instructl Stratgs Inc Cls M 3
Total Credits: 12
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
LAI 531LEC Sci Curr: Current Apprchs M 3
LAI 595TUT Supervised Teaching II M 6
LAI 674TUT Seminar in Teaching M 3
LAI 700 Capstone M 1
Total Credits: 13
Total Credits Required for Degree:
148
Curricular Category Key
Category Description
M Course required for major (including pre-requisites needed for admission to major)
E Elective (course not required for major or UB Curriculum)
UB Curriculum
CAP UB Capstone
CL1/CL2 Communication Literacy (2 required)
DIV Diversity in the United States
MQR Math and Quantitative Reasoning
P Pathway Course (6 required: 3 Global, 3 Thematic)
SLI1/SLI2 Scientific Literacy and Inquiry (2 required)
UBS UB Seminar
Note: Some classes may count toward both a major (M) and UB Curriculum (UBC) requirement. Courses that count toward more than one requirement are indicated by a "/" (slash) in the category column, indicating which categories the course will satisfy.
 
Published: Nov 11, 2020 15:55:42