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English Teaching BA

Course Number and TitleCredits
University Foundations requirements indicated in bold. See page 48 for details and lists of approved courses.
UF 100 Foundations of Intellectual Life3
UF 200 Foundations of Ethics and Diversity3
FW ENGL 101 Writing and Rhetoric I3
FW ENGL 102 Writing and Rhetoric II3
FC Foundations of Oral Communication3
FM Foundations of Mathematics course3-4
FN Foundations of Natural, Physical, & Applied Sciences course with lab4
FN Foundations of Natural, Physical, & Applied Sciences course in a second field3-4
FA Foundations of Arts course3
FH Foundations of Humanities course3-4
FS ED-CIFS 201 Education, Schooling, and Society3
FS Foundations of Sciences course in a second field3
EDTECH 202 Teaching and Learning in a Digital Age3
ED-CIFS 301* Teaching Experience I2
ED-CIFS 302* Learning and Instruction4
ED-CIFS 401* Professional Year—Teaching Experience II3
ED-LLC 444* Content Literacy for Secondary Students3
ED-ESP 350* Teaching Students with Exceptional Needs at the Secondary Level3
Teaching Experience III/IV*14
*You must apply for admission to secondary teacher education to enroll in these upper-division education courses.
Completion of all requirements for graduation with a secondary education option may require more than 120 credit hours. See Department of Curriculum, Instruction, and Foundational Studies for more information.
ENGL 198 Introduction to English Studies1
ENGL 275 Methods of Literary Studies3
ENGL 301 Teaching Writers In English Language Arts Classrooms3
ENGL 380 Teaching Readers of Literary Texts in English Language Arts Classrooms3
ENGL 402 Assessing Readers and Writers in Secondary Classrooms3
ENGL 480 Integrating the English Language Arts in Curriculum and Instruction3
FF ENGL 495 English Language Arts Student Teacher Inquiry Community1
Writing courses 200-level or higher6
LING 305 Introduction to Language Studies3
Choose one course from:
LING 307 Linguistics in Education
LING 310 First and Second Language Acquisition
LING 327 Applied Linguistics in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages
LING 331 The Politics of Language
LING 427 Pedagogical Grammar
Additional English and linguistics upper-division course credits
No more than 3 credits may be internship.
For certification the transcript must show at least one (1) American and one (1) British literature course.
Electives to total 120 credits6-9
All courses used toward the English degree must be passed with a grade of C- or higher.
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