Academic Internship: Secondary Education

Academic Internship: Secondary Education
Capstone, field-based, year-long experience in teaching secondary students; demonstrating proficiency in all program standards. Seminar required.
 Hours12.0 Credit, Arr Lecture, Arr Lab
 PrerequisitesPrior application; requires a total GPA of 3.00, at least a C grade in all major and minor courses; FBI fingerprint background clearance.
 ProgramsContaining SC ED 496R
Course Outcomes

Academic Internship - Secondary Education

Students will demonstrate that they can teach, manage, and assess content area knowledge and skills in the 7-12 classroom.

Complete Certification Requirements

  • Complete the requirements established by BYU's Department of Visual Arts, the Department of Teacher Education, and the Utah State Office of Education including the PRAXIS Test for Art.
  • Complete the Teacher Work Sample (TWS) in a professional manner with exemplary content and design. Submit TWS to LiveText.
  • Complete a Professional & Interpersonal Behavior Scale (PIBS), a Candidate Disposition Scale (CDS), and Field Experience Demographics (FED) forms and submit to LiveText.
  • Allow university supervisor and cooperating teachers to evaluate teaching performance with Clinical Practice Assessment Scale (CPAS) and sign Final Evaluation forms on LiveText.

Complete Course Requirements

  • Tape at least one lesson for self and peer evaluation.
  • Design a Professional Portfolio for job interviews. Receive timely guidance on job interviewing and placement procedures.
  • Record and review valuable student teaching experiences in a Reflective Journal.
  • Plan and execute an exhibition of student artwork in at least one school.