Secondary Education Program
Physics Education for Teacher Licensure2
See the College of Education page for additional requirements.
The matrix below is a sample plan for all coursework required for this program.
Fall Spring HIST 1903 Survey of American History 3 COMM 2003 Public Speaking 3 PHYS 2114 General Physics I and
PHYS 2000 Physics Laboratory I
4 PHYS 2124 General Physics II and
PHYS 2010 Physics Laboratory II
4 MATH 2934 Calculus III 4 MATH 3243 Differential Equations I 3 POLS 2003 American Government 3 PHSC 2003 Physics in Society and the Environment 3 SEED 2002 Education as a Profession 2 Electives 3 Total Hours 16 Total Hours 16
Fall Spring Fine Arts & Humanities1 6 COMS 2003 Microcomputer Applications or
COMS 2803 Programming in C
3 ANTH 2003 Cultural Anthropology 3 PHYS 4113 Advanced Physics Laboratory or PHYS 4993 Special Problems in Physics and Astronomy 3 PHYS 3213 Modern Physics or PHYS 3133 Theory of Electricity and Magnetism 3 PHSC 3033 Meteorology 3 PHYS, PHSC, CHEM or MATH Elective 3 PHSC 3252 The Nature and Context of Science 2 SEED 3702 Introduction to Educational Technology 2 Total Hours 15 Total Hours 13
1See appropriate alternatives or substitutions in "General Education Requirements".
2For licensure, students must achieve the minimum score on the Praxis II Specialty Area and Principles of Learning and Teaching Tests as determined by the Arkansas Department of Education. For further requirements see Admission and Retention to Teacher Education and also the Criteria for Internships located on the College of Education home page.