Language Arts Education (B.A., B.S.)

Major: Language Arts Education (B.A., B.S.)

Departments/Programs
Required Courses in English 30 hours
Language Arts Education Major (86-95 hours)
ENG 100 Introduction to Textual Studies 3 hours
ENG 101 Masterpieces of Literature 3 hours
ENG 107 Literature of the U.S.: To 1865 or
ENG 108 Literature of the U.S.: Since 1865
3 hours
ENG 105 British Literature: To 1800 or
ENG 106 British Literature: Since 1800
3 hours
ENG 110 Advanced Composition 3 hours
ENG 151 Introduction to Linguistics 3 hours
ENG 200 Shakespeare 3 hours
Creative Writing (choose one of the following):
3 hours
Origins of English Language & Rhetoric (choose two of the following):
6 hours
Required Courses in Communication 12 hours
COMM 001 Fundamentals of Communication 3 hours
COMM 040 Interpersonal Communication 3 hours
COMM 130 Communication Theory 4 hours
COMM 155 Mass Media 3 hours
Required Courses in Theatre Arts 17-19 hours
THTRE 001 Theatre Appreciation 3 hours
THTRE 030 Stagecraft 3 hours
THTRE 155 Directing I 3 hours
THTRE 255 Directing II 3 hours
THTRE 007 Acting I or
THTRE 017 Practicum: Acting
1-3 hours
THTRE 080 Approaching Scenography 3 hours
THTRE 010 Practicum: Stagecraft 1 hours
Additional Required Courses in Language Arts 10 hours
EDUC 239 Methods for Teaching Reading and Writing in Middle and Secondary Schools 3 hours
JOURN 161 News Reporting 3 hours
JOURN 169 Journalism Laboratory 1 hours
Journ electives (select from the following):
3 hours
Required Methods Courses9 hours
EDUC 169 Learning Resources for Young Adults or
ENG 169 Learning Resources for Young Adults
3 hours
EDUC 224 Methods for Teaching Communication and Theatre Arts in Middle and Secondary Schools 3 hours
EDUC 260 Methods for Teaching English in Middle and Secondary Grades 1-3 hours
Senior Comprehensive:  
EDUC 287 Supervised Teaching in the Secondary School 1 hours
EDUC 299 Student Teaching Seminar 1 hours