ENGLISH Major (Grades 5-12 teaching licensure)
SCHOOL OF ARTS AND LETTERS
Beginning Fall 2007


FALL SEMESTER SPRING SEMESTER GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS
FRESHMAN

DGN 1101 The Responsible Self 2 cr
ENG 1110 First Year Composition 4 cr (or spring semester)
*EDU 1540 Introduction to Teaching 2 cr (also take EDU 1505)
*EDU 1505 Introductory Field Exp. 1 cr (also take EDU 1540)
General Education
General Education

DGN 1102 And Dignity for All 2 cr
CTA 1102 Human Communication 4 cr (or fall semester)
ENG 1120 Mythology or ENG elective 4 cr
General Education
General Education
*Take Praxis (PPST) Exam (fall or spring)

Freshman Requirement (12 Credits) - Dignitas
DGN 1101 (2 cr) and 1102 (2 cr) and ENG 1110 and CTA 1102

General Education - Pathways

  1. CULTURAL DIVERSITY (may meet a second general education requirement)
  2. SOCIAL SCIENCE
  3. WORLD LANGUAGE
  4. LITERATURE (met by any ENG 2000 level course)
  5. ANALYTICAL REASONING
  6. NATURAL SCIENCE
  7. HISTORY (Not HIS 2231)
  8. FINE ARTS (CTA 1107)
  9. PHILOSOPHY (not PHL 1105)
  10. RELIGIOUS STUDIES
  11. GENERAL EDUCATION UPPER DIVISION WRITING COURSE
SOPHOMORE **ENG 2250 Introduction to Literary Genre: Poetry 4 cr or
**ENG 2251 Introduction to Literary Genre: Fiction 4 cr or
**ENG 2252 Introduction to Literary Genre: Drama 4 cr
**CTA 1114 Mass Communication 4 cr
EDU 2102 Secondary Drug and Health Ed. Issues 2 cr
*EDU 2300 Human Relations 2 cr
CTA elective 4 cr….see note below if take CTA 1107…fine arts gen ed complete
General Education
**ENG 2250 Introduction to Literary Genre: Poetry 4 cr or
**ENG 2251 Introduction to Literary Genre: Fiction 4 cr or
**ENG 2252 Introduction to Literary Genre: Drama 4 cr
EDU 2800 Classroom Environment: Middle/Secondary 4 cr
EDU 2805 Field Experience: Middle 1 cr (Must be taken with EDU 2800)
*EDU 2200 Educational Psychology/Needs of Learners 4 cr
General Education
Application to the English Major made during the SPRING semester of the SOPHOMORE year.
Application to Teacher Education Program made during FALL semester of the SOPHOMORE year.
JUNIOR **ENG 2250 Introduction to Literary Genre: Poetry 4 cr or
**ENG 2251 Introduction to Literary Genre: Fiction 4 cr or
**ENG 2252 Introduction to Literary Genre: Drama 4 cr
**ENG 3300 Imaginative Writing: Fiction & Creative Non-Fiction 4cr OR
**ENG 3301 Imaginative Writing: Poetry 4 cr
EDM 3220 Educational Resources for Children & Young Adults take any semester 4 cr
EDU 3800 Teaching Process 4 cr
**ENG 4440 Communication Arts/Literature Methods 4 cr
ENG 4445 Field Experience 1 cr
General Education
ENG 4440 & ENG 4445 are offered F 2007 and 2009
English Elective-take any semester
**American/British Survey – 4 cr take any semester
*EDU 3250 Special Needs Education 2 cr
General Education
SENIOR *EDU 4700 Student Teaching 14 cr (also take EDU 4710)
*EDU 4710 Student teaching Seminar 2 cr (also take EDU 4700)
General Education
Take General Education Academic Profile Exam
Take Praxis II- Pedagogy and Content Area Exams
**ENG 4430 English Lang & Linguistics 4 cr take any semester
English Elective
English Elective
General Education


*May take either Fall or Spring Semester
** These courses are required by the English Department to meet ENG standards and the licensure requirements of the Minnesota Department of Children, Families and Learning. Two courses from the period surveys (ENG 3310, 3311, 3320, 3321) are required.
In addition to CTA 1114 choose one CTA course from: CTA 1107, 2205, 3323, 4150, 4420. Forty credits in ENG courses are required; at least 24 of the credits must be numbered 3000 or above.ENG 1110 and ENG 2105 do not count among the 40 ENG credits required for an ENG major. In addition, some courses are required but do not count toward the 40 credit total required for an ENG major. Those courses are: ENG 4440, EDM 3220 and CTA courses.
** Children and Young Adult Literature is offered Spring 2009, 2011, and 2013; Fall 1008, 2011, 2013