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

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

Departments/Programs
Required Courses in English 20 hours
Language Arts Education Major (70-72 hours)

Topics in World Literature (choose one of the following):

4 hours
Literature Elective (choose one of the following): 4 hours
Writing Elective (choose one of the following): 4 hours
Linguistics Elective (choose one of the following): 4 hours
Rhetoric:

ENG 2600 Introduction to Ancient Rhetoric

4 hours
Required Courses in Communication Studies 8 hours
COMM 1250 Introduction to Communication Studies or
COMM 1510 Intercultural Communication
4 hours
COMM 2300 Communication Theory 4 hours
Required Courses in Journalism 5 hours
JOURN 2610 News Reporting 4 hours
JOURN 2690 Journalism Laboratory
 
1 hour
Required Courses in Theatre Arts 13-15 hours
THTRE 1020 Script Analysis 3 hours
Directing Requirements

THTRE 2500 Directing I and
THTRE 3500 Directing II

6 hours
Acting Elective (choose one of the following): 1-3 hours
Scenography Requirement

THTRE 1400 Stagecraft

3 hours
Required Language Arts Methods Courses 9 hours
EDUC 2690/ENG 2690 Young Adult Literature 3 hours
EDUC 3260 Methods for Teaching English in 7-12 3 hours
EDUC 3390 Methods for Teaching Reading and Writing in 7-12 3 hours
Capstone Courses 15 hours
EDUC 4870 Supervised Teaching in the Secondary School 14 hours
EDUC 4990 Student Teaching Seminar 1 hour