Minor in Natural Science Secondary

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If you’re planning on teaching middle school science, the Natural Science Secondary Minor should be taken with an education major. In this program, you’ll study biology, earth science, and physical science, including chemistry and astronomy.

Curriculum & Requirements

Curriculum & Requirements

Natural Science Secondary Minor

This minor does not fulfill the state middle-level science endorsement.

Required Courses
BIOL 115LIFE SCIENCE FOR TEACHERS5
GEOS 115EARTH SCIENCE FOR TEACHERS5
PHYS 115INVESTIGATING PHYSICAL SCIENCE5
Electives–choose one course from each area listed below
Note: other courses can be approved by a Natural Science Advisor.
Biology5
INTRODUCTION TO BIOLOGY
BIOLOGY I
Earth Science5
DISCOVERING GEOLOGY
THE EARTH'S CLIMATE AND WEATHER
INTRODUCTION TO OCEANOGRAPHY
Physical Science5
CHEMISTRY AND ITS ROLE IN SOCIETY
GENERAL CHEMISTRY FOR THE HEALTH SCIENCES
PHYSICAL SCIENCE I
DESCRIPTIVE ASTRONOMY
Total Credits30

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