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MA, Teaching Mathematics, Grades 7-12, Professional Certification (30 points)

Content Core Mathematical Courses (8-9 points) - by advisement, approval required
Content Core Maths

Course Number

Title of Course

Points

MTHED-GE.2050

Mathematical Proof and Proving (required)

2

MTHED-GE 2043

Selected Topics in Modern Mathematics I: Number Theory

3

MTHED-GE 2044

Selected Topics in Modern Mathematics II: Discrete Mathematics

3

MTHED-GE 2103

Mathematical Modeling

3

MTHED-GE 2104

Mathematical Investigation and Problem Posing

2

MATH-GA.xxxx  

4

Pedagogical Content Knowledge Courses (12-13 points) - by advisement, approval required
Pedagogical Content Knowledge Courses

Course Number

Title of Course

Points

MTHED-GE.2033

Teaching of Secondary School Mathematics (required)

3

MTHED-GE 2031

The Teaching of Rational Numbers, , Grades 5-12 (required)

2

MTHED-GE 2035

The Teaching of Algebra, Grades 7-12 (required)

2

MTHED-GE 2036

The Teaching of Geometry, Grades 7-12 (required)

2

MTHED-GE 2034

Educational Technology in Secondary School Mathematics (required)

2

MTHED-GE 2032

The Teaching of Data Collection and Analysis, Grades 7-12

2

MTHED-GE 2037

Teaching Pre-Calculus and Trigonometry in High School

2

MTHED-GE.2080

Teaching of Computer Science Education

2

MTHED-GE.2110

Introduction to Computer Science Education

3

MTHED-GE 2007

Curriculum and Assessment in Secondary Mathematics 

2

MTHED-GE.2300 Independent Study

1-3

Current Issues in Education (9 points
Current Issues in Education

Course Number

Title of Course

Points

MTHED-GE 2008

Research Investigations in Mathematics Education (required)

3

MTHED-GE 2061

History of Mathematics

3

MTHED-GE.2110

Introduction to Computer Science Education

3

SCMTH-GE 2000

Contemporary Issues in Science and Math Ed: Gender and Ethnicity

3

SPCED-GE 2124

Individuals with Disabilities in Schools and Communities

3

SPCED-GE 2162

Educating Students with Disabilities in Middle Childhood and Adolescent Settings

3

EDCT-GE 2251

Educational Design for the World Wide Web

3

TCHL-GE 2013

Applied Research Design

3

APSY-GE 2345

Academic Achievement Gaps

3

HSED-GE 2177

What Are Teachers For? Historical Perspective

3

HSED-GE 2400

Foundations of Education: History of Education

3

Culminating Project
Students must complete a paper on some current issue relating to adolescent mathematics education. This topic of this paper will be negotiated with the project adviser.