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  The Graduate School of Education 2007-2009 Master of Education (Ed.M.) Programs with State Certification Programs in the Department of Learning and Teaching Ed.M. in Science Education (Certification: Teacher of Biological Science)  

Ed.M. in Science Education (Certification: Teacher of Biological Science)


Coordinator: Dr. Ravit Duncan (732-932-7496, ext. 8355; email: rgduncan@rci.rutgers.edu)

The Graduate School of Education offers a postbaccalaureate master's degree/initial teacher certification program inBiological Science Education. The program requires that a student have a bachelor's degree with a major appropriate to the area of licensure, 90 credits in liberal arts, and satisfaction of the general education distribution. The requirements needed to satisfy the general education distribution can be found in the Office of Academic Services, Room 110, Graduate School of Education (732-932-7496, ext. 8132).

The specific program requirements are as follows:

Biological Science Education (21 credits)

05:300:462 Demonstration and Technology in Science Education (3)

11:300:450 Biology & Society (3) or 15:256:550 Biology & Society (3)

11:300:453 Teaching Life Science (3) or 15:256:553 Teaching Life Science (3)

15:256:555 Research Internship in Science Education (3)

15:256:556 Understanding Evolution: A Classroom Perspective (3)

Graduate Level Electives in Life Science or Science Education (6)

Common Professional Education Core (12 credits)

05:300:306 Principles of Classroom Learning (3)

05:300:401 Individual and Cultural Diversity in the Classroom (3)

15:255:533 Assessment and Measurement for Teachers (2)

15:255:534 Classroom Organization (1)

15:255:537 Education, Ethics, and Society (3)

Internship in Teaching (12 credits)

15:255:535 Internship in Teaching (9)

15:255:536 Internship Seminar (3)
 
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