2042 Multiple Subject Credential Program with an English Learner Authorization

The 2042 Multiple Subject Credential with English Learner Authorization program prepares individuals to teach all subjects in a self-contained classroom, K-12, it is the credential typically sought by those who wish to teach in an elementary school (K-6). Credential courses and fieldwork experiences are aligned with the California Commission on Teacher Credentialing (CTC) Teaching Performance Expectations and reflect current research in education and best practices. Candidates utilize Common Core Standards and other state content standards to design engaging lessons and develop skills in planning and differentiating instruction, classroom management, and assessment. In addition, the program focuses on the use of technology in the classroom and the development of 21st Century skills.

Program Learning Outcomes

  • Focused Inquiry: Examine classroom, school and the community contexts and use information to plan and design learning experiences.
  • Positive Learning Environment: Develop and utilize classroom management strategies that support student learning and encourage positive social interaction.
  • Curriculum Design: Create learning experiences that make subject matter accessible and comprehensible to students.
  • Instruction: Design differentiated instruction based on the needs of students.
  • Assessment: Utilize multiple methods of assessment to monitor student learning and inform instruction.
  • Clinical Practice: Apply subject matter pedagogical skills in authentic settings and continually reflect on and evaluate the effects of decisions and actions on others.

Prerequisites 

EDUU 513Student Health and Safety2
EDUU 514Physical Education for Elementary Teachers1
PSYU 323Child Development3
Total Credits6

Requirements 

Introductory Courses
EDUU 510Introduction to Teaching3
EDUU 511Collaboration For Inclusive Schooling3
EDUU 512The Art & Craft of Teaching3
Introductory Courses Subtotal9
Content Area Courses
EDMU 520Literacy and Language in K-8 Classrooms I3
EDMU 521Literacy and Language in K-8 Classrooms II3
EDMU 523History, Social Science and Visual/Performing Arts in K-8 Classrooms3
EDMU 524Teaching and Learning Mathematics in K-8 Classrooms3
EDMU 525Teaching and Learning Science in K-8 Classrooms3
Content Area Courses Subtotal15
*Clinical Practice Options8-12
Total Credits32-36

*Clinical Practice Options: Student Teaching or Internship

Student Teaching
EDMU 582Directed Teaching I: Elementary School3
EDUU 544Student Teaching Seminar I2
EDMU 583Directed Teaching II: Elementary School3
EDUU 545Student Teaching Seminar II2
or
Internship
EDMU 580-ASupported Teaching I: Elementary School ( )2
EDMU 580-BSupported Teaching I: Elementary School2
EDMU 580-CSupported Teaching I: Elementary School2
EDMU 581-ASupported Teaching II: Elementary Education2
*Supported teaching credits vary depending on when the intern begins.
Intern Seminars
EDUU 556Intern Seminar A2
EDUU 557Intern Seminar B2
*Clinical Practice Subtotal8-12