Summary Of Requirements

University Requirements

  • All students must complete Temple University's General Education (GenEd) curriculum.
  • All students must take a minimum of two writing-intensive courses at Temple University (including transfer students). The specific writing-intensive courses required for this major are AOD 3396 and URBE 4496.

College Requirements

Program Requirements

  • Students must complete 32 credit hours in the major, plus a community internship of 3-12 credits.
  • All courses in the major must be passed with a grade of "C-" or better and students must maintain a 2.0 cumulative GPA.
EDUC 3332Professional Seminar in Human Development and Community Engagement I1
EDUC 3333Professional Seminar in Human Development and Community Engagement II1
ECED 2101Child Development, Birth to Nine3
SPED 2231Introduction to Inclusive Education3
AOD 2201Research Methods in Applied Communication3
EPSY 2325Statistics for Decision Making3
AOD 2115Conflict Resolution in Education3
AOD 3396Organizational Communication (WI)3
EDUC 4333Effectiveness of Interventions for Children (Zero through 8th Grade)3
EDUC 4441Discourse Practices in Diverse Communities3
URBE 4496Understanding Urban Communities (WI)3
EDUC 4187Practicum in Applied Development3
EDUC 4185Community Internship and Seminar3-12
Total Credit Hours35-44

Clearance Requirements

Students enrolled in courses that require fieldwork or internships must submit updated child abuse, criminal and drug clearances every year. Learn more about submitting clearance requirements.