The culminating field-based experience for Art Education majors, leading to teacher certification. It is a continuous, full-time (5 days per week) experience of 12 credits during which, after a period of structured observation, students gradually assume responsibility for a full range of visual art teaching activities encountered in a school situation, thereby demonstrating the appropriate professional skills and attitudes essential for successful teaching of diverse populations of students. The Internship in Teaching is conducted under the supervisory guidance of a Mentor Teacher and a University Supervisor. Required seminars complement the experience. Falls and Springs. Prerequisite(s): minimum 2.70 cumulative GPA; completion of program requirements in Art Education and education by the beginning of the Internship experience; permission of the Coordinator of Internships.
*All course information is from the 2014-2015 Catalog.