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Technology Education

TECHNOLOGY EDUCATION

SECONDARY TEACHER CERTIFICATION OPTION

EMPHASIS AREA
BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN INDUSTRIAL TECHNOLOGY
TARLETON STATE UNIVERSITY

The Technology Education Emphasis Area provides students with the professional education courses that lead to state certification to teach Technology Education courses at the secondary level. This combination of courses provides an excellent range of concepts that students can apply in many educational and training fields.

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ACADEMIC FOUNDATIONS

Course Number Course Title

Hours

English 111, 112 Rhetoric and Composition 6
English Literature Sophomore Literature 3
English 309 Technical Writing 3
Communications 101, 102, or 301 Fund of Speech, Public Speaking or Bus and Prof. Speech 3
History 201, 202 History of the United States 6
Political Science 201, 202 American National and Texas Government 6
Lab Science Biology, Chemistry, Physics, or Geology 7
Math 107 College Algebra 3
Math 109 Plane Trigonometry 3
Visual or Performing Arts Select from Approved List 3
Social & Behavioral Science Elective Select from Approved List 3
CIS 103 Computer Concepts and Applications 3
Wellness Health, Physical Education, Military Science or Marching Band 2
 

Hours =

51

INDUSTRIAL TECHNOLOGY

I T 105* Principles of Drafting 3
I T 106 Power Tool Technology 3
I T 117* Metals Technology 3
I T 235* Solid Modeling 3
MET 216 Introduction to Manufacturing Systems 3
I T 303* Industrial Materials 3
I T 314 Principles of Technology Education 3
I T 317* Machine Tool Technology 3
I T 324 Thermoplastic Processing 3
I T 325 Thermoset Plastic Processing 3
MET 336 Industrial Controls 3
I T 350* Numerical Control Systems 3
I T 345* Industrial Design 3
I T 393 Modular Technology 3
I T 405 Architectural Drafting with AutoCAD 3
A EN 230 Introductory Metals and Welding 3
Communications 214 Photography 3
 

Hours =

51

PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION

Psychology 303 Educational Psychology 3
Reading 351 Content Area Reading 3
Education 320 Professional Development I: An Introduction to Teaching 3
Education 330 Professional Development II: Learners and the Learning Env. 3
Education 430 Professional Development III: Application of Effective Teaching Practices 3
Education 435 Secondary Methods and Curriculum 3
Education 490 Student Teaching in the Secondary School 6
 

Hours =

24
* Industrial Technology Core Courses

TOTAL HOURS REQUIRED =

126