Southern Illinois University


Transfer Pathway: (A.A.) to (B.A) in Special Education



Be sure to meet with your academic advisor to make transfer plans.

First Year at Oakton Community College

Semester One

Course Number

Course Name/Type

Semester
Credits

EDN 101

Intro to Education

3

EGL 101

Composition I

3

MAT 128

Math for Elementary Teacher I

3

Choose One

PHL 106, PHL 230 or PHL 231

3

Choose One

SOC 103, SOC 230, SOC 232

3

PSY 101

Intro to Psychology

3

Total Semester Credit Hours

18

Semester Two

Course Number

Course Name/Type

Semester
Credits

EDN 180

Diversity in Schools and Society

3

EGL 102

Composition II

3

Choose One

HIS 111, HIS 112, MAT 131 or PSC 101

3-4

PSY 201

Educational Psychology

3

Choose One

HUM 123, HUM 125, HUM 131, HUM 160 or MUS 236

3

Choose One

GEG 120, GEG 122 or HIS 140

3

Total Semester Credit Hours

16-17

Second Year at Oakton Community College

Semester One

Course Number

Course Name/Type

Semester
Credits

BIO 101

Intro to Life Science

4

SPE 125

Basic Sign Language

3

EDN 210

Social and Behavioral Science Course other than ECO 110

3

SPE 103

Effective Speech

3

Choose One

EGL 130,EGL 131,EGL 132,EGL 133, EGL 134,EGL 135

3

Total Semester Credit Hours

16

Semester Two

Course Number

Course Name/Type

Semester
Credits

EAS 100

Intro to Earth Science

4

EDN 280

Students with Disabilities in School

3

SPE 126

Basic Sign Language II

3

MAT 129

Math for Elementary Teacher II

3

Total Semester Credit Hours

16

Total Semester Credit Hours needed for A.A. Degree:

66-67

Southern Illinois University


Course Number


Course Name/Type


Semester
Credits

SPED 410

Instr Plan Students w/Disabilities

3

SPED 411

Assessment in Special Education

3

SPED 417

Beh Mgmt Child Youth w/Disab

3

SPED 418

Teaching Functional Curriculum

3

SPED 419

Mthds Mtls Studnts w/Disabilities

3

SPED 421

Read Content Areas Stdn w/Disab

3

SPED 422

Teach Reading Elem School

3

SPED 423

General Procedures in SPED

3

SPED 425

Home-School Coord in SPED

3

SPED 430

Sec Program Students w/Disabilities

3

CI/MATH 388

Math Cont and Mthds Teachers PreK-4

3

CDS 328

Comm Dis and Sciences and Classroom Tchr

3

EDUC 301

Clinical I, Reflective Inst Practices

1

EDUC 302

Clinical II, Methods Instr Practices

1

EDUC 313

Reflective Class Plan, Org and Mgmt

1

EDUC 319

Language, Culture, and Learning

1

EDUC 400

Clinical Field Exp III-SPED

6

EDUC 401A

Student Teaching

12

Total:

58

Hours Needed for a Bachelors Degree:

124-125