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Undergraduate Liberal Arts Concentration in Education

The following optional concentration is available to Liberal Arts majors earning a Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Arts (BALA) degree.

Liberal Arts Major Concentration in Education

Undergraduate Concentration in Elementary Education

Undergraduate students may opt for an additional concentration in education toward elementary teacher licensure preparation while working toward a Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Arts (BALA) degree.

41 semester hours total

Professional Studies

27 semester hours

EDUC 307U Instruction and Assessment in Elementary Science
EDUC 308U Instruction and Assessment in Elementary Social Studies
EDUC 310U Content and Pedagogy in Elementary Math
EDUC 311U Assessment and Differentiation in Elementary Math
EDUC 317U Foundations of Education
EDUC 318U Diverse Learners and Human Growth and Development
EDUC 324U Reading Foundations for Early Literacy Instruction
EDUC 326U Assessment, Intervention and Literacy Strategies for Elementary Readers
EDUC 358U Classroom and Behavior Management

Field Experience

14 semester hours

EDUC 475U Teaching Internship (12 sem. hrs.)
EDUC 485U Capstone Seminar (2 sem. hrs.)

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Liberal Arts Program
Professional & Continuing Studies
Special Programs Building
490 Westhampton Way
Univ. of Richmond, VA 23173

Phone: (804) 289-8133
spcs@richmond.edu