Tyler Junior College


8-12 Grade Levels - History (AAT)

Associate of Arts in Teaching | 2015-2016 Catalog

Total Semester Hours: 60
Communications Core (6 hrs)

ENGL 1301 Composition I
Select 1 Communications Core course; See Core Curriculum.

Mathematics Core (3 hrs)

Select 1 Mathematics Core course; See Core Curriculum.

Life and Physical Sciences Core (6 hrs)

Select 2 Life and Physical Sciences Core course; See Core Curriculum.

Language, Philosophy and Culture Core (3 hrs)

Select 1 Language, Philosophy and Culture Core course; See Core Curriculum.

Creative Arts Core (3 hrs)

Select 1 Creative Arts Core course; See Core Curriculum.

American History Core (6 hrs)

HIST 1301 United States History I
Select 1 American History Core course; See Core Curriculum.

Government/Political Science Core (6 hrs)

GOVT 2305 Federal Government
GOVT 2306 Texas Government

Social and Behavioral Sciences Core (3 hrs)

Select 1 Social and Behavioral Sciences Core course; See Core Curriculum.

Component Area Option Core (6 hrs)

EDUC 1300 Learning Framework
Select 1 Component Area Option Core course; See Core Curriculum.

Major in Education 8-12 History

EDUC 1301 Introduction to the Teaching Profession 
EDUC 2301 Introduction to Special Populations
Choose 3:
HIST 2301 Texas History OR
    HIST 2311 Western Civilization I OR
    HIST 2312 Western Civilization II OR
    HIST 2323 Eastern Civilization OR
    HIST 2381 African-American History
Select any number of elective hours needed to bring the total semester hours to no fewer than 60.

∆Classes chosen in major must be different from courses used for Core requirements.

NOTE: For those students who are planning to transfer to the University of Texas at Tyler or to Stephen F. Austin State University, please work closely with an academic advisor to review transfer plan in place at these two universities.

NOTE: This program requires a field based experience. Students are responsible for transportation. 

Education Contact Information

Kay Lynn Moran
Department Chair
Office: Jenkins 120

Email: kmor@tjc.edu

Telephone: 903-510-2257

Advising contact: 903-510-2347