2016-17 Catalog

Publication date June 2016

English Education Minor

Writing minor restriction

(Teacher certification programs: early adolescence-adolescence, early childhood-adolescence, or middle childhood-early adolescence)

22-23 credits

Language/linguistics
Select three credits of the following:3
Prose Style and Editing
History of the English Language
Introduction to Linguistics
Modern English Grammars
Language Study for Teachers
Linguistics and Literature
Topics in Linguistics
Writing
ENG 433Introduction to Teaching Writing3
Select three credits of the following:3
Advanced Composition
Writing in the Arts and Humanities
Creative Writing
Writing in Education
Writing for Management, Public Relations and the Professions
Technical Writing
Writing in the Sciences
Literature
ENG 301Foundations for Literary Studies4
ENG 341Pedagogical Approaches to Young Adult Literature3
Select three credits of the following:3
Shakespeare I
Shakespeare II
Early American Literature
Nineteenth Century American Literature
American Literature After 1900
All students must take one of the following: the certification course (four credits) or an elective (three credits)3-4
Certification: required for students seeking early adolescence-adolescence (EA-A) certifcation
Teaching and Learning English in the Secondary School
Electives: select three credits from the following
Intermediate Topics in Literature
Advanced Composition
Writing in the Arts and Humanities
Creative Writing
Writing in Education
Writing for Management, Public Relations and the Professions
Technical Writing
Writing in the Sciences
Critical Theory
Prose Style and Editing
Grant Writing
Journalism and New Media
Literary Journal Production and Publication
Reporting and Copy Editing
Feature and Specialized Writing
Publishing in a Digital Age
History of the English Language
Introduction to Linguistics
Modern English Grammars
Introduction to Rhetoric and Writing Studies
Language Study for Teachers
Introduction to Professional Writing
The Rhetorics of Style
Linguistics and Literature
The Essay
Creative Nonfiction
The Novel
The Short Story
Studies in Film Literature
Drama
European Literature in Translation
World Literature
Old and Middle English Literature
English Renaissance
Shakespeare I
Shakespeare II
Restoration and 18th Century British Literature
19th Century British Literature
British Literature After 1900
Early American Literature
Nineteenth Century American Literature
American Literature After 1900
Literature of American Ethnic and Minority Cultures
American Indian Literature
Latino Literature in English
Women Authors
Individual Projects
Topics in Critical Theory
Seminar in Advanced Fiction Writing
Seminar in Advanced Poetry Writing
Chinese Discourse
Topics in Linguistics
Literature and Environmental Action
Forms of Fiction
Forms of Poetry
Seminar in British Literature
Chaucer
Milton
British Romanticism (1770-1830)
Victorian Poets
Post-Colonial Anglophone Literatures
Seminar in American Literature
American Romanticism
American Realism
Fiction and Nonfiction of Richard Wright
African American Essay and Short Story
20th Century African American Novels
Seminar in Literature and Culture
Advanced Study of Women's Literature
Advanced Topics in Literature
Advanced Study of Major Authors
Seminar in Rhetoric and Writing Studies
Total Credits22-23

Courses listed in more than one category may be counted only once.

Additional teacher education requirements are listed in the STEP program core.

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