Natural Sciences MA: K-12 Teaching
Emphasis (Grad Interdisciplinary Program)—
Ongoing Program

Academic Program Coordinator

Lori Reinsvold
lori.reinsvold@unco.edu
(970) 351-1280

Degree Requirements: 30-33 credits

Extended Studies Student Listserv
If you have not done so already, join the Extended Studies Student Listserv.

Student “How to” Information
For directions and tips related to your courses or  program, and a complete student guide, visit the How To page.

Register For Upcoming Courses

Once registration is open for each term listed below, you will register by using the student Ursa system. If you are a new student and have not activated your Ursa account, directions are available on the How To page.

pdf iconViewing Course Documents - If you are are having trouble viewing any course documents from this page, download the free Adobe Reader. (Note: It comes with the google toolbar unless you "de-select" that option before downloading).

Courses Available for Current and Upcoming Terms
Course Title &
Credit Hours
Course & Reg. (CRN) Number Instructor Class Dates
SPRING 2013
Earth Systems: Water ESCI 575-900
CRN 24536
Syllabus
Tschillard Jan. 26-Apr. 27
Online
Summer 2013
K-12 Science Inquiry (3) SCED 578-700
CRN 40862
Higgins Jun 18-Aug 9 Online
Jun 18-20 and
Jul 9-11 9am-4pm Ross Hall
Ecology and Evolution (3) SCED 565-900
CRN 41083
Reinsvold Jun 10-Aug 2
Online
FALL 2013
Context-based Conceptual Chemistry (3) SCED 535-900
CRN 14283
TBA Aug 26-Dec 13
Online

 

Previous Courses

Courses Offered for Previous Terms
Course Title &
Credit Hours
Course & Reg. (CRN) Number Instructor Class Dates
SUMMER 2010
Pluralism in Education EDF 619-903
CRN 40839
Griggs June 7-July 30
Arranged
Principles and Teaching of Cell Biology SCED 562-900
CRN 40840
Burns June 14- Aug. 20
Arranged
FALL 2010
Cognition and Instruction I PSY 681-902
CRN 13317
Cochran Aug. 23 - Dec. 10, 2010
Arr
Energy for Today and Tomorrow SCI 532-900
CRN 13333
Sung Aug. 23 - Dec. 10, 2010
Arr
SPRING 2011
Science Education Research for K-12 Teachers (2) SCED 600-900
CRN 24112
Sexton Jan. 8 - May 4
Online
Earth Systems Science Education: Water (3) ESCI 575-900
CRN 24113
Tschillard
Cech
Jan. 8 - May 4
Online w/ two F2F weekends: Feb. 5 & Mar. 19 from 8-4pm at Poudre Learning Center. Students who cannot attend F2F session, can access through skype
Laboratory, Field and Studio Safety (1) SCED 530-900
CRN 24114
Ratcliffe Jan. 31 - Mar. 4
Online
SUMMER 2011
Pluralism in Education (3) Cancelled 6/6/11
EDF 619
  May 16- June 25
Online
Context-based Conceptual Chemistry (3)

*Instructor approval needed
SCED 535-700
CRN 40757
Willis Online:
June 6-July 29
Face to Face:
July 9-10
8-5pm
Ross 3655
K-12 Science Inquiry (3) SCED 578-700
CRN 40758
Higgins
Tschillard
Online:
June 21- Dec. 10
Face to Face:
June 21-23,
Aug. 1-3
9-3pm
Ross 2380
FALL 2011
Meteorology Special Topics: Meteorology for Educators (3)
MET 595-900
  Course Cancelled 8/22/11
Principles and Teaching of Evolution (3)
SCED 564
  Course Cancelled 8/15/11
Cognition and Instruction I (3) PSY 681-902
CRN 14714
Cochran Aug. 22- Dec. 14
Online
SPRING 2012
Laboratory, Field, and Studio Safey (1) SCED 530-900
CRN 24157
Ratcliffe Jan. 30- March 2
Online
Introduction to Science Education Research for K12 Teachers (2) SCED 600-900
CRN 24158
Sexton Jan. 9- May 4
Online
Genetics (3) SCED 566-900
CRN 24780
White Jan. 9- May 4
Online
SUMMER 2012
Green Chemistry (3) CHEM 510-700
CRN 40084
Ratcliffe Online:
June 25- July 27

Face to Face: June 15-17 OR June 22-24
Day 1: 9-4:30
Day 2: 9-4:30
Day 3: 9- Noon
Ross 3480
Principles and Teaching of Cell Biology (3) SCED 562-900
CRN 40085
Burns June 4- Aug. 3
Online
FALL 2012
Meteorology MET 595-900
CRN 14884
Urban Aug. 27- Dec. 14
Online
Principles and Teaching of Evolution (3) SCED 564-900
CRN 14885
Reinsvold Aug. 27- Dec. 14
Online

Tuition Rate

Tuition rates are set each academic year (which begin each Fall semester). The tuition rate for the 2011-12 school year for this program is $430 per credit hour.

The tuition rate for the 2012-13 school year for this program is $440 per credit hour.