Foreign Language Education explores educational foundations and methods to prepare educators in K-12 schools. It also explores the theory and practice of teaching foreign languages. The program objective is to prepare reflective and caring educators for a career in teaching world languages at the K-12 level.
These prerequisites must be met by transfer students as well as USF students. A grade of "C-" is the minimum acceptable grade.
EDF X005 Introduction to the Teaching Profession (3)
EDF X085 * Teaching Diversity for Educators (3)
EME X040 Introduction to Technology for Educators (3)
Other program prerequisites: **
XXX XXXX (8) – Eight credits in the same foreign language at the intermediate level
XXX XXXX (3) – Three credits in the same language of study with a cultural emphasis
*In addition to EDF X085, a minimum of 6 semester hours with an international or diversity focus is required. Eligible courses will be determined by the Florida College System institution or university where the student is currently earning the Associate in Arts or baccalaureate degree. Foreign language courses may be used to meet this requirement.
**Courses specified in this category may apply to Foundations of Knowledge and Learning Core Curriculum coursework.