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College of Arts & Letters and College of Education
Degree Program Course Requirements

For general degree requirements, see the College of Arts & Letters, College of Education and General Degree Requirements pages.

Bachelor of Arts in English
and Secondary Education


Area A Essential Skills
                                              Required Hours: 9
ENGL 1101 (with a grade of "C" or better)
ENGL 1102 (with a grade of "C" or better)
Select one of the following courses:
MATH 1101/1111/1113/1125/1131

Area B Institutional Options                                      Required Hours: 4-5
COMM 1110
Select two of the following courses:
ITDS 2726/ITDS 2727/ITDS 2735/ITDS 2746/ITDS 2748/ITDS 2749/ITDS 2755/LIBR 1105
Select one of the following courses:
EURO 2105/ LEAD 1705/POLS 2401/Foreign Language 1001, 1002, 2001, or 2002/Any Area C-E course with a study abroad component.
Note: the extra hour may be used as an elective.

Area C Humanities/Fine Arts
                                    Required Hours: 6
Select one of the following humanities courses:
ENGL 2111/ENGL 2112/ITDS 1145*/ITDS 1155/ PHIL 1105
Select one of the following fine arts courses: ARTH 1100/ITDS 1145*/MUSC 1100/THEA 1100
*ITDS 1145, though listed under both humanities and fine arts, may be taken only once.

Area D Science/Math/Technology
                            Required Hours: 10-11
Select one science course with a lab; the other course may be lab or non-lab:
ANTH 1145 (no lab); ASTR 1105/1305 (lab optional); ASTR 1106/1305; BIOL 1215 (lab included); BIOL 1125 (no lab); BIOL 1225 (lab included); CHEM 1151/1151L; CHEM 1152/1152L; CHEM 1211/1211L; CHEM 1212/1212L; ENVS 1105 (no lab); GEOL 1121 (lab included); GEOL 1122/1322; GEOL 2225 (lab included); ITDS 1215 (lab included); PHYS 1111/1311; PHYS 1112/1312; PHYS 1125/1325 (lab optional); PHYS 2211/2311; PHYS 2212/2312
Select one of the following courses or a science course from above:
CPSC 1105/MATH 1113/MATH 1125/MATH 1127/MATH 1131/MATH 1132/MATH 1165/MATH 2125/PHIL 2115

Area E Social Sciences                                               Required Hours: 12
Select one course from the following two courses:
HIST 2111
HIST 2112
Take the following course:
POLS 1101
Select one behavioral science course from the following courses:
ECON 2105/ECON 2106/PHIL 2135/PSYC 1101/SOCI 1101
Select one world cultures course from the following courses:
ANTH 1105/ANTH 1107/ANTH 2105/ANTH 2136/ENGL 2136/GEOG 1101/HIST 1111/HIST 1112/ITDS 1146/ITDS 1156

Wellness Requirement                                                    Required Hours: 3
PELM 1205
Select any one PEDS course.

Area F Courses Related to Major                                     Required Hours: 27
ENGL 2145 Introduction to Poetry
ENGL 2146 Introduction to Fiction
Foreign Language 1002
Foreign Language 2001
Foreign Language 2002
EDUF 2215 American Educational Experience (3)
EDUF 2116 Hum Development/Motivation/Learning (3)
SPED 2256 Exceptional Learner in General Ed (3)
Select one course from the following:
ENGL 2111/2112/2135/2147/2148

Area G Program Requirements (English)                   Required Hours: 18
ENGL 3111 American Literature 1
ENGL 3112 American Literature 2
ENGL 3157 Advanced Exposition
ENGL 3166 Composition Theory
Select any two courses from the following:
ENGL 5165, 5166, 5167

Area G Program Requirements (English Pedagogy)   Required Hours: 11   

EDCI 3455 Practicum 1 Middle-Grades/Secondary (2)
EDCI 4455 Practicum 2/Middle-Grades Secondary (2)
EDSE 3000 Early Mentoring Portfolio (0)
EDSE 3485 Junior Practicum in Secondary Education (1)
EDSE 4115 Teaching English, Grades 7-12
EDSE 4117 Literature for Adolescents

Area G Professional Core/Student Teaching                 Required Hours: 14
EDUF 4115 Classroom Management (2)
EDUF 4205 Integrating Technology (2)
EDCI 4485 Student Teaching (10)

Area H Program Electives                                                 Required Hours: 15
Select one course from the following:
ENGL 3117, 3119, 3131, 3132
Select one course from the following:
ENGL 3115 Studies of the American Novel
ENGL 3125 Studies of the British Novel
Select one course from the following:
ENGL 3121 Shakespeare to 1600
ENGL 3122 Shakespeare after 1600
Select two courses from the following:
ENGL 4135 Medieval Literature in Britain
ENGL 4136 Renaissance Literature in Britain
ENGL 4137 Restoration and 18th-Century Literature in Britain
ENGL 4138 Romantic Literature in Britain
ENGL 4139 Victorian Literature in Britain
ENGL 4145 Modern Literature in Britain

Total Hours Required: 130




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