Social Science Education

Minor Studies

Department: School of Teaching, Learning, and Leadership

Admission Requirements

  • Have a minimum 2.5 overall GPA
  • Complete the University General Education requirements or its equivalent, i.e. an AA degree from an approved Florida community college or state university

Degree Requirements

  • Students should see an advisor prior to registering for classes
  • Students must complete 18 SH of courses in Social Science as co-requisites.
  • At least 12 hours in the minor must be earned at UCF
  • This minor is intended for non-Social Science Education majors. It is well-suited for students majoring in another secondary content area or as an area for students enrolled in Interdisciplinary Studies.

Credit Hour Requirement (18 hrs)

  • EDG 4410 Teaching Strategies and Classroom Mgmt 3hrs
  • EDF 4467 Learning Theory and Assessment 3hrs
  • TSL 4080 Theory and Practice of Teaching ESOL Students in Schools 3hrs
  • RED 4043 Content Reading Kindergarten thru Grade 12 3hrs
  • SSE 4361 Social Science Instructional Analysis 3hrs
  • SSE 4936 Programs in Teaching Social Science 3 hrs