2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
    Oct 23, 2019  
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog

Civics Teaching Certificate


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College of Sciences
School of Politics, Security, and International Affairs
Howard Phillips Hall (HPH), Room: 302
https://sciences.ucf.edu/politicalscience

Email: politics@ucf.edu

Dr. Terri Susan Fine

College of Community Innovation and Education
School of Teacher Education
http://education.ucf.edu/ssed/
Email: socscied@ucf.edu

Dr. Scott Waring

This Civics Teaching Certificate program will provide specialized knowledge in civics teaching in Florida focusing on content, pedagogy, assessment and civics-focused experiential learning which will enhance social studies education, political science, social science and interdisciplinary studies majors. Students pursuing social science teaching certification, including alternative certification, will develop specialized skills to teach civics and government geared toward Florida K-12 instructional requirements. The program is open to all majors.

Admission Requirements

Certificate Requirements

  • A minimum overall 3.0 GPA is required in all courses used to satisfy requirements.
  • All 12 credit hours used towards the certificate must be earned at UCF.

Prerequisite Courses

  • None

Required Courses (12 Credit Hours)


  • Students must satisfy the prerequisites, if any, for each course before enrolling in the class.

Restricted Electives


  • None

Foreign Language Requirements


  • None

Total Undergraduate Credit Hours Required: 12


Other Requirements


  • None

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