Mathematics (5-12) Licensure Program
St. Olaf College






 Professional Education Course Requirements

Course Credit


Education 231 -- Drugs and Alcohol
0

Education 290 -- Educational Psychology
1

Education 291 -- Standards and Technology
0

Education 330 -- Principles of Secondary Education
1

Education 350 -- Teaching of Mathematics
1

Education 372 -- Communication and Counseling in the Schools
1/2

Education 375 -- Reading and Differentiated Instruction

1/2

Human Relations  (satisfied by Ed 170, 347, 377, 378, 379 or pre-approved internship)
0-1

Education 381* -- Senior Seminar
1/2

Education 382* -- Human Relations Component  recorded

0

Education 385* -- Human Issues in Education
1

Education 389* -- Student Teaching
3

*Courses to be taken during the student teaching semester. 


Mathematics Major Requirements


Mathematics 120  -- Calculus I 

1

Mathematics 126 (128) -- Calculus II 
1

Mathematics 220 -- Elementary Linear Algebra
1

Mathematics 232 -- Discrete Mathematics (May also be satisfied by Math 364 or other approved course)
1

Mathematics 244 -- Elementary Real Analysis
1

Mathematics 252 -- Abstract Algebra
1

Mathematics 262 -- Probability Theory
1

Mathematics 356 -- Geometry
1

Statistics: Statistics 272 or Statistics 322 or Statistics 212

1

Mathematics Electives: To satisfy mathematics major requirements

1

Math Ed Portfolio
0

Documentation of learning and accomplishment in areas required by
the MN Board of Teaching and NCATE, such as oral communication, history of
mathematics, independent learning, mathematics used in other disciplines.
The above requirements should be incorporated into an approved mathematics contract. The contract should normally be developed near the end of the sophomore year but may be altered by the mutual agreement of the student and the mathematics department chair at any time after contract approval.

Recommended Supporting Courses:


Mathematics 224 -- Investigative Mathematics

Mathematics 226 -- Multivariable Calculus

Mathematics 230 -- Intro to Differential Equations

Mathematics 234 -- Structure of Higher Mathematics

Mathematics 238 -- Elementary Number Theory

Mathematics 266 -- Operations Research

Mathematics 390 -- Mathematics Practicum

Computer Science 121(172) -- Principles of Computer Science

Philosophy 240 -- Formal Logic and Philosophy

Physics 124-125 or 126-127-128 Principles of Physics or Analytical Physics

Economics 221 - Analytical Principles of Economics

March, 2008 (last update)


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