Pedagogical Content Courses

Math 73SL: Key Issues in K-12 Mathematics
Learn about the variety of career paths in the K-12 mathematics education profession. Investigate key mathematical progressions in K-12 mathematics. Complete field work in your choice of high school, middle school or elementary school. This field experience counts for 20 of the 600 clinical fieldwork hours required for a CA Teaching Credential. Prerequisite: None.

Math 74SL: Mathematics and Pedagogy for Teaching Elementary Mathematics
Explore K-5 mathematics from a professional perspective. Practice effective teaching strategies for all learners. Discuss current research and standards in math education. Complete field work in a local elementary school. This field experience counts for 20 of the 600 clinical fieldwork hours required for a CA Teaching Credential. Prerequisite: None.

Math 103ABC: Mathematics and Pedagogy for Teaching Middle School Mathematics
Explore Grades 6-8 mathematics from a professional perspective. Practice effective teaching strategies for all learners. Discuss current research and standards in math education. Complete field work in a local middle school. This field experience counts for 20 of the 600 clinical fieldwork hours required for a CA Teaching Credential. Prerequisite: 31B.

Math 105ABC: Mathematics and Pedagogy for Teaching High School Mathematics
Explore Grades 9-12 mathematics from a professional perspective. Practice effective teaching strategies for all learners. Discuss current research and standards in math education. Complete field work in a local high school. This field experience counts for 20 of the 600 clinical fieldwork hours required for a CA Teaching Credential. Prerequisite: 115A only.

Please note: The prerequisites for Math 103 and 105 are in the process of being changed. Please email mnarvaez@math.ucla.edu with questions and/or for a 103 or 105 PTE!