English/English Education Minor

Required credits for this minor: 21-26

This program is designed to provide students with a broad foundation in mastering language skills and an understanding of the language arts, which will make them successful in their future careers.

Requirements

Students pursuing an English minor must complete seven core courses including one communications course to total 21 semester hours.

Students pursuing an English Education minor must complete seven core courses including one communications course to total 21 semester hours, plus five semester hours of secondary English methods courses.

Required Courses - choose 6 courses for 18 hours from the following

ENGL 236Women's Literature

3

ENGL 261American Literature I

3

ENGL 262American Literature II

3

ENGL 301/COMM 301Introduction to Literary Criticism

3

ENGL 311Creative Writing

3

ENGL 320Advanced Grammar

3

ENGL 346Global Literatures of the Ancient World

3

ENGL 347Global Literature of the Modern World

3

ENGL 350/LMIS 350Young Adult Literature/Media

3

ENGL 351British Literature I

3

ENGL 352British Literature II

3

ENGL 360Shakespeare

3

ENGL 408Advanced Composition

3

COMM course - choose 1 course for 3 hours from the following

COMM 212Interpersonal Communication

3

COMM 280Understanding Film & Television

3

COMM 311Oral Interpretation of Literature

3

COMM 314Argumentation and Debate

3

COMM 316Intercultural Communication

3

COMM 323Writing and Editing for the Media

3

COMM 414Media Law and Ethics

3

Teacher-certification candidates are also required to complete

(Minumum grade of "C")
EDUC 398Secondary Education Field Experience

1

EDUC 481Secondary Methods for English

2

ENGL 426/EDUC 426Reading in the Content Area

2

Total Credit Hours: 21-26