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ELED

(ELED) ELEMENTARY EDUCATION
Department of Instruction and Curriculum Leadership
Deborah Lowther, Ph.D., Interim Chair
Room 106D, E.C. Ball Hall
http://icl.memphis.edu/


ELED 3242 - Teaching/Learning Elem School (3)
Focus on best practices for student learning and cognition in grades K-6; identification, development, and evaluation of strategies and models of instruction sensitive to individual needs of children; emphasis on planning and instruction.

ELED 3251 - Method/Teach Math/Elem Grades (3)
Instructional techniques, curriculum, and materials for teaching mathematics to elementary school students. COREQUISITE: ELED 3261, RDNG 4241, SPED 3804, ICL 4905. PREREQUISITE: admission to TEP and all other coursework must be completed for Residency II Semester requirements.

ELED 3261 - Method/Teach/Science/Elem Grde (3)
Instructional techniques, curriculum. and materials for teaching science to elementary school students. COREQUISITE: ELED 3251, SPED 3804, ICL 4905. PREREQUISITE: admission to TEP and all other coursework must be completed for Residency II Semester requirements.

ELED 3271 - Method/Social Studies/Elem Grd (3)
Instructional techniques, curriculum, and materials for teaching social studies to elementary school students. COREQUISITE: SPED 3800, ICL 4020, ICL 4021,RDNG 4241. PREREQUISITE: ELED 3242, SPED 2000; admission to TEP.

ELED 3281 - Residency I/Elem Teach Pract (3)
Integration of curriculum and instruction for K-6 grades; extended field experiences involving observation and teaching in diverse classrooms. COREQUISITE: ELED 3251, ELED 3261. PREREQUISITE: admission to TEP and completion of all coursework except Residency II semester.

ELED 4351 - Teaching/Learning K-8 (2)
Teacher candidates develop knowledge of best practices for student learning and cognition; identify, develop, and evaluate strategies and techniques of instruction that are sensitive to individual needs of children within a culturally and economically diverse population; emphasis on planning, instruction, assessment, and professional development. Ten hours field experiences. PREREQUISITE/COREQUISITE: ELED 4352, 4353, 4354, admission to TEP, and completion of ALL coursework except Student Teaching and Professional Seminar.

ELED 4352 - Curriculum and Methods K-8 (4)
Teacher candidates will learn developmentally appropriate curriculum for K-8 in literacy, science, mathematics, social studies, and fine arts; methods specific to content areas and evaluate current educational materials such as software, textbooks, and manipulatives. Twenty hours field experiences. PREREQUISITE or COREQUISITE: ELED 4351, 4353, 4354, admission to TEP, and completion of ALL coursework except Student Teaching and Professional Seminar.

ELED 4353 - Thematic Instruction K-8 (4)
Curriculum, methods, and materials for teaching integrated curriculum with a focus on real-world experiences with diverse students in urban settings; teacher candidates will develop and use a thematic unit to instruct K-8 students; emphasis includes critical reflection of how to improve learning and instruction for all students. Twenty hours field experiences. PREREQUISITE or COREQUISITE: ELED 4351, 4352, 4354, admission to TEP, and completion of ALL coursework except Student Teaching and Professional Seminar.

ELED 4354 - Practicum Integrative Urb Envn (2)
Integration of the curriculum and teaching for K-8 grades that includes urban site visitation experiences for observation and teaching diverse learners in real-world situations. PREREQUISITE or COREQUISITE: ELED 4351, 4352, 4353, admission to TEP, and completion of ALL coursework except Student Teaching and Professional Seminar.

Course Descriptions

College of Arts and Sciences

Aerospace Studies (AERO)
African and African American Studies (AAAS)
Anthropology (ANTH)
Biology (BIOL)
Chemistry (CHEM)
City and Regional Planning (PLAN)
Computer Science (COMP)
Criminology and Criminal Justice (CJUS)
Earth Sciences (ESCI)
English (ENGL)
Emergency Management (EMGT)
Environmental Studies (ENVR)
Health Administration (HADM)
History (HIST)
International Studies (INTL)
Judaic Studies (JDST)
Mathematics (MATH)
Military Science (ARMY)
Naval Science (NAVY)
Philosophy (PHIL)
Physics (PHYS)
Political Science (POLS)
Public and Nonprofit Administration (PADM)
Psychology (PSYC)
Religious Studies (RLGN)
Social Work (SWRK)
Sociology (SOCI)
Women's Studies (WMST)

Foreign Languages and Literatures

Arabic (ARAB)
Chinese (CHIN)
Classics (CLAS)
French (FREN)
German (GERM)
Greek (GREK)
Hebrew (HEBR)
Italian (ITAL)
Japanese (JAPN)
Languages and Literature (LALI)
Latin (LATN)
Portuguese (PORT)
Russian (RUSS)
Spanish (SPAN)

Fogelman College of Business and Economics

Accountancy (ACCT)
Business Administration (BA)
Economics (ECON)
Finance, Insurance and Real Estate (FIR)
Management Information Systems (MIS)
Management (MGMT)
Marketing (MKTG))
Supply Chain Management Science (SCMS)

College of Communication and Fine Arts

Architecture (ARCH)
Art (ART)
Art History (ARTH)
Communication (COMM)
Communication/Fine Arts (CCFA)
Dance (DANC)
Interior Design (IDES)
Journalism (JOUR)
Theatre (THEA)

Music

Applied Music (MUAP)
Music Appreciation (MUS)
Music Education (MUSE)
Music History, Literature, and Appreciation (MUHL)
Music Industry (MUID)
Music Theory and Composition (MUTC)
Sacred Music (MUSA)

College of Education, Health and Human Sciences

Counseling, Educational Psychology and Research

Counseling and Personnel Services (COUN)
Educational Psychology and Research (EDPR)

Health and Sport Sciences

Dietetics (NUTR)
Health and Human Performance (EXSS)
Health and Sport Sciences (HMSE)
Healthcare Leadership (HCL)
Health Promotion (HPRO)
Physical Education Activities (PHED)
Physical Education Teacher Education (PETE)
Sport and Leisure Commerce (SLC)
Sport and Leisure Management (SLS)

Instruction and Curriculum Leadership

Early Childhood Education (ECED)
Educational Services (EDSV)
Elementary Education (ELED)
Instruction and Curriculum Leadership (ICL)
Instructional Design and Technology (IDT)
Leadership (LEAD)
Reading (RDNG)
Special Education (SPED)

Herff College of Engineering

Biomedical Engineering (BIOM)
Civil Engineering (CIVL)
Electrical and Computer Engineering (EECE)
Engineering (ENGR)
Mechanical Engineering (MECH)
Technology (TECH)

Loewenberg School of Nursing

Nursing (NURS)

University College

Family and Consumer Science (CSED)
Merchandising (MRCH)
Paralegal Studies (LEGL)
University College (UNIV)

Kemmons Wilson School of Hospitality and Resort Management

Hospitality and Resort Management (HPRM)

Independent Programs

Orientation Program (ACAD)
University Honors Program (UNHP)
University of Memphis Libraries (LBRY)


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