University of Oregon

Educational Foundations 2010-2013

Degree:
Bachelor of Science or Bachelor of Arts

General Education

Course Equivalency web site

The Educational Foundations is an undergraduate degree and does not culminate in licensure. Educational Foundations students can apply to a variety of licensure programs in teaching including elementary teaching, special education, and early intervention at the University of Oregon or at another institution of higher education.

Required Courses

University Requirement PCC Equivalent Credits
WR 121 and 122 or 123 WR 121 and 122 or 123 7-8
MTH 211, 212, 213 Fundamentals of Elementary Mathematics I, II, III MTH 211, 212, 213 Foundations of Elementary Math 12
Arts and Letters- No specific requirement See U of O group requirements varies
Social Science: EDST 111 and 220 or 221 EDST courses need to be taken at U of O -

Science: 3 courses from list A and 3 courses from list B- each course from a different department

List A:

Category 1: Biology

Category 2: Geography

Category 3: Geology

Category 4: Physics

List B:

Category 1: Biology

Category 2: Chemistry

Category 3: Geology

Category 4: General Science

3 courses from list A and 3 courses from list B- each course from a different department

List A:

Category 1: BI 101, 102, 103, 121, 122

Category 2: GEO 209, 210

Category 3: G 201, 202, 203

Category 4: PHY 101, 102, 103

List B:

Category 1: BI 160 & 161, 141, 143, 163, 164

Category 2: CH 100, 104, 105

Category 3: GEO 207, 208, 209, 291

Category 4: GS 106, 107, 108, 109
varies
 

It is suggested that students take the following  courses at PCC:

ED 100 Intro. to Education for Paraeducators

ED 102 Displays and Graphics for Educators

ED 104 Multimedia for Educators

ED 258 Multicultural Education: Principles

ED 259 Multicultural Education: Applications

ED 209, 210, 211 Practicum, ED 216 Practicum: Seminar or ED 208 Outdoor School Leadership, ED 214 Practicum: Outdoor School

 

3

3

3

3

3

10 or 5

Recommendations:

Courses in a second language

Choose from any foreign language courses

Varies

EDST 199 Exploring Careers in Education

EDST course needs to be taken at U of O

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To enter the undergraduate major in Education Foundations, students must complete a minimum of 50 quarter credits by the time of application and have completed a minimum of 72 quarter credits by the end of winter term. Students will have a cumulative GPA of 2.75 in all college coursework. Applications are due in February.

Notes

The Educational Foundations is an undergraduate degree and therefore does not culminate in licensure. Educational Foundations students can apply to a variety of licensure programs in teaching including elementary teaching, special education, and early intervention at the University of Oregon or at another institution of higher education.

Application files of students who do not meet the above requirements will not be reviewed. Students whose files are not reviewed will be advised to re-apply when they have met the above requirements.

Application, Deadlines, and Admission
As a student at the University of Oregon, you must submit a formal application to the College of Education to be considered for admission to the Educational Foundations option of the Educational Studies major. Applications are accepted twice each year; in the fourth week of spring term for admission the following fall, and in the fourth week of fall term for admission the following winter.

  • For PCC courses that transfer to U of O, refer to Transfer Equivalencies above .
  • If you plan to earn an AAOT degree, all U of O general education requirements will be met by AAOT degree requirements.

PCC endeavors to create accurate transfer guides for students; however, requirements may change without notice. Students are responsible for working with PCC advisors and their transfer institution to ensure that their academic plan will meet requirements and timelines.

Last updated: August 2012