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English, Secondary Education, BS

1. Foundations curriculum plus special requirements for licensure including those listed below - 42 s.h.
(For information about courses that carry foundations curriculum credit see )
  • PSYC 1000 - Introductory Psychology
  • PSYC 3206 - Developmental Psychology
  • ENGL 2000 - Interpreting Literature
2. Core - 51 s.h.
  • ENED 3018 - Introduction to the High School English Curriculum
  • ENED 3815 - Composition Instruction in Grades 9-12
  • ENED 4010 - Assessment, Management and Instruction in High School English
  • ENED 4323 - The Teaching of English in High School
  • ENED 4960 - Literature for High School
  • ENGL 2700 - Introduction to Language Studies
  • ENGL 2710 - English Grammar
  • ENGL 3000 - History of British Literature to 1700
  • ENGL 3010 - History of British Literature, 1700-1900
  • ENGL 3020 - History of American Literature to 1900
  • Choose 3 s.h. from:
    • ENGL 4070 - Shakespeare: The Histories
    • ENGL 4080 - Shakespeare: The Comedies
    • ENGL 4090 - Shakespeare: The Tragedies
    Choose 3 s.h. from:
    • ENGL 2400 - World Literature in English
    • ENGL 3240 - U.S. Latino/a Literature
    • ENGL 3250 - Native American Literatures
    • ENGL 3260 - African American Literature
    • ENGL 3300 - Women and Literature
    • ENGL 4340 - Ethnic American Literature
    Choose 3 s.h. from:
    • CLAS 1500 - Classical Mythology
    • CLAS 2000 - Introduction to Classics (Humanities)
    • CLAS 2220 - Great Works of Ancient Literature I: Greece
    • CLAS 2500 - Greek Tragedy in Translation
    • ENGL 3460 - Topics in Literature and Mythology
    • ENGL 3600 - Classics from Homer to Dante
    Additional Requirements:
    3. Professional courses - 25-26 s.h.
    • EDTC 4001 - Technology in Education
    • EDUC 3200 - Foundations of American Education
    • EDUC 4400 - Foundations of School Learning, Motivation, and Assessment
    • PSYC 4305 - Educational Psychology
    • ENED 2123 - Early Experiences for the Prospective Teacher
    • ENED 4324 - Internship in English
    • ENED 4325 - Internship Seminar: Issues in English Education
    • READ 3990 - Teaching Reading in the Content Areas in the Secondary School
    • READ 5317 - Reading in the Junior and Senior High School
    • SPED 4010 - Effective Instruction in Inclusive Classrooms
    4. Electives to complete requirements for graduation.