The MAT Secondary Program Coursework
Course descriptions are available in the UAS Course Catalog.
DEGREE REQUIREMENTS (2012-2013 CATALOG)
The Master of Arts in Teaching, Secondary program is for students who have completed a baccalaureate degree and who are seeking a teaching certificate in secondary or middle grades education. Applicants to this program should preferably have an undergraduate degree in a subject normally taught in Alaska secondary schools (e.g. English language arts, social studies, mathematics, sciences, art, music) or be willing to take courses in that subject area to strengthen their content background. Contact Dr. Dave Marvel for more information. Placements for this program are made in Juneau, Sitka, and selected other Alaska communities. A total of 36 graduate credits are required. Application deadline is March 1st.
The July-August six-week summer program is offered on the Juneau campus and prepares the intern to begin the teaching internship when the public schools begin.
|Minimum Credit Hours:||36|
|July — August (6 weeks)|
|ED||S631||Advanced Educational Psychology||3|
|ED||S669||Literacy in Middle/Secondary Schools||3|
|ED||S680||Advanced Multicultural Education||3|
|ED||S682||Inclusive Education for Students with Disabilities||3|
|ED||S691||Teaching Internship I||3|
|EDET||S632||Classroom Internet Integration||3|
|ALST||S600||Alaska’s Resources, People, and Perspectives||3|
|ED||S691||Teaching Internship II||3|