Curriculum & Requirements
Social Studies Elementary Major, Bachelor of Arts in Education (BAE)
- see the Education Department for prerequisites, core requirements and additional PLOs
- students must complete at least 15 credits of this major at Eastern Washington University
- The Social Studies Elementary Major is available to Elementary Education students who would like an in-depth background in Social Studies, but (unlike the secondary major and minor endorsements) it is not endorsed.
The Elementary Major does not meet a state of Washington endorsement.
Grade Requirements: this major requires a grade of ≥B- in all coursework done in the major at Eastern.
Elementary Education students must complete the required Elementary Education Core and the following courses.
|GLOBAL CULTURAL ENCOUNTERS||5|
|GENERAL EDUCATION ECONOMICS||5|
|or || INTRODUCTION TO MICROECONOMICS |
|GLOBALIZATION AND THE ENVIRONMENT||5|
|or || HUMAN GEOGRAPHY|
|EUROPEAN CIVILIZATION TO 1500||5|
|EUROPEAN CIVILIZATION, 1500 TO PRESENT||5|
|or || MODERN EUROPE|
|AMERICAN HISTORY TO 1877||5|
|AMERICAN HISTORY SINCE 1877||5|
|EAST ASIA: TRADITION AND TRANSFORMATION||5|
|or || MODERN LATIN AMERICAN HISTORY|
|HISTORY OF THE PRESENT: WORLD HISTORY SINCE 1945||5|
|INTRODUCTION TO US POLITICS||5|
|SENIOR CAPSTONE SOCIAL STUDIES EDUCATION ||5|