English 7-12 Teaching Subject Endorsement, Bachelor of Arts in Education

Offered by Department of English

English Major

General Studies
Foundational Core (Written, Math, Oral, Democracy)
Foundational Core courses12
Including:
Academic Writing and Research
Fundamentals of Speech Communication
Teaching in a Democratic Society
Portal
Select one course numbered 1883
Distribution
Aesthetics3
Humanities6
Social Sciences6
Including:
Introduction to American Politics
Natural Sciences7
Analytical and Quantitative Thought0
Wellness3
Including:
Healthy Wealthy and Wise
Needed to reach 27 credit hour minimum in Distribution2
Capstone
Select one course numbered 3883
Professional Sequence
Complete all required courses 125
Endorsement
Complete all required courses36
Unrestricted electives
Needed to reach 120 credit hour minimum14
Total Credit Hours120

Endorsement

Requirements
Literature 2
Select 3 credit hours of the following American literature courses:3
Survey of US Literature I
Survey of US Literature II
Literature of the American West
Contemporary American Multicultural Lit
American Women Writers
Colonial/Early American Literature
Seminar in the American Renaissance
Seminar in American Realism
Seminar in Early 20th Century American Literature
Seminar in Post-World War II American Literature
Select 3 credit hours of the following British literature courses:3
Survey of British and Commonwealth Literature I
Survey of British and Commonwealth Literature II
Early/Middle English Literature
Seminar in Shakespeare
Seminar in the Renaissance
Literature of the English Restoration and Eighteenth Century
Seminar in Romanticism
Seminar in Victorian Literature
Postmodern/Contemporary British Literature
Select 3 credit hours of the following world literature courses:3
Introduction to Literature: Western Civilization
Intro to Literature: Non-Western Civilization
European Literature in Translation
Non-Western Literature in Translation
Ancient Literatures
Seminar in World Literature
Writing/Composition
ENG 234Reading and Writing about Literature3
Select 6 hours of the following:6
Select 3-6 credit hours of the following:
Introduction to Creative Writing
Beginning Fiction Writing
Introduction to Creative Writing for the Stage/Screen
Beginning Poetry Writing
Creative Play/Script Writing
Select 0-3 credit hours of the following:
Advanced Writing I
Advanced Writing II
Advanced Fiction Writing
Advanced Poetry Writing
Theory and Pedagogy of Writing
Seminar in Rhetoric
Language
ENG 404History of the English Language3
ENG 303Introduction to Linguistics3
or ENG 304 Grammar I
Pedagogy
ENG 424Teaching Secondary School English3
ENG 427Electronic Literacy3
Electives
Select 6 credit hours of additional ENG courses 36
Total Credit Hours36
1

Students must apply for admission to all Teacher Education programs.

2

In all three categories, topics classes may be included by department permission.

3

Except ENG 188 or ENG 388.