Biology Concentration Advisement Track (EED)

First Semester

Course No. Descriptive Title Credit Hours
ENG 101 Composition I (l) 3
PSY 111 Psychological Principles I 3
BIO 105 Academic Concentration (c) 4
Foreign Language  (c)* 3
MAT 107 Math for Elementary School Teachers 3
EED 103 Early Childhood/Childhood obs. (a, b) 1
TOTAL   17

Second Semester

Course No. Descriptive Title Credit Hours
ENG 102 Composition II (l) 3
MAT 117 Geometry for Elementary Teachers 3
PSY 221 Childhood Development 3
BIO 106 Academic Concentration 3-4
ECH 254 Diverse Early Childhood/Elementary Classrooms 3
TOTAL   15-16

Third Semester

Course No. Descriptive Title Credit Hours
EED 115 Symbolic Representation, Language and Literacy (Birth-kindergarten) 3
EED 116 EED Fieldwork I (a, b) 1
Academic Concentration: Science * 3-4
  Other World Civilizations (Appendix E) OR  
  Western Civilization (Appendix F) OR  
  Foreign Language (if sequence is not complete) 3
BHS 103 Social Problems in Today's World 3
American History (Appendix D) 3
TOTAL   16-17

Fourth Semester

Course No. Descriptive Title Credit Hours
EED 214 Dev. Appropriate Practice (birth - grade 2) 3
EED 207 EED Fieldwork II (a, b) 1
Academic Concentration: Science* 6-8
BHS 207 Education in American Society 3
THE 120 Performing Skills for the Classroom 3
TOTAL   16-18
   TOTAL CREDIT HOURS 64

*Note:
After completing BIO 105 and BIO 106, students should
choose three courses from the following list to complete their concentration:

Required at New Paltz:
BIO 214, BIO 205, BIO 204

Electives at New Paltz (select no more than 2)
BIO 207 or BIO 212, BIO 210, BIO 213