Undergraduate 2015-2016 Catalog by Southern Arkansas University

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scholarships and other financial aid 49 student affairs 54 summer advising 55 new student orientation 55 campus housing 55 counseling services 61 testing services 62 adapt 62 office of multicultural student services 62 office of disability support services 63 employment resource center 64 student responsibilities 64 college of business 66 the business core curriculum 68 academic enrichment opportunities 68 department of accounting finance and economics 71 department of management marketing and information systems 74 college of education 96 admission to the teacher education program 99 graduation requirements and recommendation for arkansas teacher licensure 101 department of teacher education 103 department of health kinesiology and recreation 111 college of liberal and performing arts 118 department of art and design 132 department of behavioral and social sciences 137 department of english and foreign languages 143 department of history political science and

end of the spring semester deficiencies may be made up by taking classes at the student’s expense during the first summer session on the sau magnolia campus after the first year students are required to complete 15 hours each semester with a 3.00 cumulative gpa the priority deadline is march 1 unless funds are depleted prior to that time blue and gold scholarships an eligible student who has a composite act score of 24-26 or sat equivalent and a 3.25 gpa may apply the scholarship is $3,300 each semester for eight semesters the first-year retention of the scholarship requires students to enroll in a minimum of 15 hours in the fall complete a minimum of 12 hours by the end of the fall semester with a 2.50 gpa enroll in a minimum of 15 hours in the spring and complete 30 hours by the end of the spring semester with a 3.00 gpa if a student does not meet these requirements by the end of the spring semester deficiencies may be made up by taking classes at the student’s expense

associate of science degree in business as suggested plan of study fall semester 1 engl 1113 composition i mathematics math 1023 math 1045 or math 1525 fine arts/humanities art 2013 hum 2003 2223 mus 2013 thea 2003 or foreign language hist 1003 or 1013 world history i or ii or hist 2013 or 2023 u.s history i or ii or psci 2003 american government national econ 1003 american enterprise or fin 2003 personal finance gstd 1002 freshman seminar total semester hours fall – semester 3 world literature i/ii engl 2213 or engl 2223 mgmt 2003 business communications physical science choice/lab chem 1013/1011 chem 1023/1021 chem 1133/1131 geol 1003/1001 phsc 2023/2021 phys 2003/2001 or phys 2203/2201 econ 2103 principles of microeconomics acct 2003 principles of accounting i 2015-2016 catalog spring semester 2 engl 1123 composition ii is 2053 business information systems 3 3 3 3 3 hist 1003 or 1013 world history i or ii or hist 2013 or 2023 u.s history i or ii or psci 2003 american

9 hours of criminal justice electives minor in juvenile justice 18 hours crju 3053 crju 3113 crju 3123 crju 4013 juvenile justice juvenile law juvenile rehabilitation and corrections legal and ethical issues in juvenile justice 6 hours from the following crju 3063 crju 3083 crju 3143 crju 4003 crju 4043 crju 4064 substance abuse community based corrections courts domestic violence gang behavior field practicum criminal justice certificate of proficiency sworn law enforcement officers can receive a criminal justice institute certificate of proficiency in either law enforcement administration or crime scene investigation by attending the criminal justice institute and completing the following requirements at southern arkansas university law enforcement administration 15 hours is 1003 introduction to computers or csci 1102/1101 introduction to computing/lab math 1053 mathematical literacy or math 1023 college algebra spch 1113 introduction to public speaking is 2053 business

bachelor of arts in foreign language spanish ba suggested plan of study fall – semester 1 engl 1113 composition i span 1053 elementary spanish i mathematics math 1023 math 1045 math 1053 or math 1525 spch 1113 introduction to public speaking 2015-2016 catalog 3 3 3 3 spring semester 2 engl 1123 composition ii span 1063 elementary spanish ii biological science choice/lab bsci 1013/1011 or biol 1103/1101 3 3 4 hist 1003 or 1013 world history i or ii or hist 2013 or 2023 u.s history i or ii or psci 2003 american government national elective 3 total semester hours spring semester 4 span 2043 intermediate spanish ii 14 minor requirement or elective fine arts/humanities art 2013 hum 2003 mus 2013 thea 2003 or foreign language hist 1003 or 1013 world history i or ii or hist 2013 or 2023 u.s history i or ii 6 3 total semester hours spring semester 6 odd years span 4623 spanish american civilization span 3193 spanish-american literature ii ul minor requirement or elective minor

pre-medical program candidates for early admission to the school of medicine of the university of arkansas are required to present a minimum of three academic years 90 semester hours of undergraduate work exclusive of military science and physical education courses no specific courses are required however the student will find these courses listed in the next paragraph helpful for the study of medicine and for achieving adequate scores on the medical college admission test mcat which is required of all applicants and must be taken no later than the fall prior to the year in which admission to medical school is desired the school of medicine of the university of arkansas recommends courses in chemistry including physical chemistry organic chemistry and biochemistry biology including molecular biology computer science statistics logic speech physics world literature psychology foreign language etc students are encouraged to pattern their courses closely enough to the general

chemistry major science option bs suggested plan of study fall semester 1 engl 1113 composition i math 1045 pre-calculus mathematics hist 1003 or 1013 world history i or ii or hist 2013 or 2023 u.s history i or ii or psci 2003 american government national chem 1023/1021 university chemistry i/lab gstd 1002 freshman seminar 2015-2016 catalog 3 5 3 4 2 total semester hours fall semester 3 world literature i/ii engl 2213 or engl 2223 17 biol 1103/1101 university biology i/lab chem 3003/3001 organic chemistry i/lab social science choice econ 2103 fin 2003 geog 2003 psci 2003 psyc 2003 soc 1003 or soc 2003 4 4 3 total semester hours fall semester 5 chem 3212/3202 quantitative chemical analysis /lab chem 3233/3231 intermediate inorganic chemistry chem 3231 intermediate inorganic chemistry lab phys 2203/2201 university physics i/lab free elective 14 total semester hours fall semester 7 chem 4403/4401 physical chemistry thermodynamics/lab math 2563 calculus iii science and engineering

biol 3811 marine ecology lab prerequisites biol 1103/1101 or permission of instructor the laboratory will consist of field trips to a wide variety of marine habitats and field problems that will be examined by student teams in small groups participation in overnight weekend field trips may be a part of this course this course or an equivalent may be taken at an affiliate institution and transferred to southern arkansas university laboratory two hours as needed biol 3813 marine ecology prerequisites biol 1103/1101 biol 3503 or permission of instructor study marine organisms as they interact with each other and their environment and as examine ecological theories and the experimental basis of our current knowledge the laboratory will consist of field trips to a wide variety of marine habitats and field problems that will be examined by student teams in small groups participation in overnight weekend field trips may be a part of this course this course or an equivalent may be taken at an

hkr 3302 4301-2 supervised observation and field work in kinesiology prerequisites permission of department chair and junior or senior standing observation and assisting in planning teaching and directing sports dance aquatics conditioning and recreational activities on community school and college levels preparation of analyses and critiques and carrying out of projected organizational plans followed by evaluation procedures under close supervision fall spring semester hkr 3703 methods and materials in kinesiology for elementary schools prerequisites junior standing acceptance into the educator preparation provider program corequisite hkr 3111 opportunities for prospective teachers of physical education and health to develop curricular plans for health and physical education programs study observation discussion of what comprises a well-rounded elementary school health and physical education program emphasis will be placed on organizing content knowledge for student learning creating

s ed 3053 integrated curriculum this course examines history current trends standards and competencies philosophies and the future of curriculum at the middle level interdisciplinary and cross-disciplinary curricular integration are examined integrated curriculum includes an internship that places students into a workplace setting to experience real-life application and integration of the content in their area of specialization “what will i teach?” and “how will i know what to teach?” are questions integrated curriculum enables the pre-service teacher to answer for secondary students as needed s ed 3083 methods of teaching in secondary and middle school a general methods and techniques course for alternative licensure plans fall spring semester s ed 3113 methods and materials in secondary and middle school mathematics and sciences special materials and techniques for the teaching of mathematics and science must be taken concurrently with s ed 4023 supervised