Social Studies Secondary School Teaching
Granted By: Indiana University
Academic Unit: IU School of Education
Degree(s): Bachelor of Science in Education
Overview: What is referred to as social studies in middle school or high school actually comprises content from seven different university departments: history, political science/government, geography, economics, sociology, anthropology, and psychology. At present, individuals interested in teaching social studies at the secondary level major in social studies education and earn a B.S. from the School of Education. Requirements combine broad-based work in various academic departments, and professional education and student teaching in the education department.