Major in Communication Arts and Literature Education 5-12 (English Education) (B.A.)
ENL102Survey of British Literature I4
ENL200Juvenile Literature3
ENL202Survey of British Literature II4
ENL204American Literary Traditions4
ENL215UWorld Literature3
ENW115Reporting I3
ENW201Methods of Tutoring Writing1
Choose one of the following from Drama courses:4
Shakespeare: The Art of the Dramatist
Drama in Great Britain
Choose one of the following from Modern and Contemporary Literature courses:4
Stories of Refugees and Migrants in America
20th Century Literature
Contemporary Literature
Literature on Location: Major British Authors
Choose one of the following from Writing courses:4
Prose Studio
Travel Writing
COM110Basic Communication3
LIN300Introduction to Linguistics3
EDU200Introduction to Education3
EDU201Introduction to Education Field Experience1
EDU203School Health and Drugs2
EDU220Introduction to Middle Level Education3
EDU240Educational Psychology3
EDU241Educational Psychology Field Experience1
EDU317GZEducational Equity 23
EDU320Pedagogy and the Young Adolescent Learner1
EDU321Integrated Literacy in the Content Areas1
EDU407Middle Level Education Practicum in English1
EDU408Methods in Teaching 5-12 English3
EDU490Student Teaching Block 314
Major76
General Education 149-50
Total Credits125-126
1

Because of possible double counting between General Education and the major, the actual total can be reduced to 122 credits.

2

This course meets a General Education requirement.

3

In order to meet requirements for endorsements and duel-majors this number is subject to change. Students should consult with their advisor. 

Students must complete at least one extracurricular activity such as forensics, debate, drama, journalism, a literary journal, or other experience as determined in consultation with the advisor.

Students must earn a grade of C or better in each content area and education course (ENL, ENW, COM, EDU) in the major. Courses with grades of C- or lower must be repeated.

Students with K-12 licensure in Communication Arts and Literature Education may choose one or more Middle Level Endorsement. See endorsement area listing under Major in Elementary Education with Middle Level Endorsement in the Education section of this ca

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B.A. in Communication Arts and Literature Education 5-12 (English Education) 2017-2018: Option 1 - CWILT

First Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits
ENL102 (fall only) Survey of British Literature I4GES125 Introduction to the Creative Arts4BIB101 Introduction to the Bible3
COM110 Basic Communication3 Laboratory Science (D) course 4
GES130 Christianity Western Culture4 Second Language (S) course1 4
GES140 Introduction to Wellbeing3 GES160 Inquiry Seminar3
Leisure and Lifetime Sports (Q) Course 1  
 15 4 14
Second Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits
ENW115 Reporting I3Mathematics (M) course 3EDU2003 Introduction to Education3
ENL215U World Literature3 EDU201 Introduction to Education Field Experience1
ENL204 American Literary Traditions4 ENL200 (spring only) Juvenile Literature3
EDU203 School Health and Drugs2 ENL202 (spring only) Survey of British Literature II4
Contemporary Western Life and Thought (L) course 3 ENW205A Prose Studio4
Cocurricular Activity 2 0 ENW201 Methods of Tutoring Writing1
 15 3 16
Third Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits
LIN300 (fall only) Introduction to Linguistics3EDU317GZ Educational Equity3EDU320 Pedagogy and the Young Adolescent Learner1
EDU220 Introduction to Middle Level Education3 EDU321 Integrated Literacy in the Content Areas1
EDU240 Educational Psychology3 EDU407 (spring only) Middle Level Education Practicum in English1
EDU241 Educational Psychology Field Experience1 EDU408 (spring only) Methods in Teaching 5-12 English3
Choice of ENS350, ENL352, ENL354, or ENL3173 , Contemporary Literature, Literature on Location: Major British Authors, or Stories of Refugees and Migrants in America4 ENL303 or 321 Shakespeare: The Art of the Dramatist4
  THE201 Christian Theology3
 14 3 13
Fourth Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits
EDU490 Student Teaching Block14Interim Off Interpreting Biblical Themes (J) course 3
  Science, Technology and Society (K) course 3
  Contemporary Christian Issues (P) course 3
  Leisure and Lifetime Sports (Q) course 1
  Elective 3
 14 0 13
Total Credits: 124
1

 Students must competes through the second semester of a first year language course or equivalent. A student may not take LIN300 until the language sequence is complete. LIN300 is a fall-only course. 

2

 An extracurricular activity related to the language arts (e.g. forensics, journalism, or similar experience) is required of this major.

3

This requirement can be met through an England Term course. See the catalog or your adviser for details.

See the Education section of the catalog for testing requirements.

This program assumes a student will use ENW205A, ENL215U, and EDU317GZ to meet the general education Artistic Experience, World Cultures, Cross Cultural ad Comparative Systems requirements.

Most financial aid packages stipulate 12 credits/semester; Minnesota state grants are reduced when credit falls below 15 credits/semester. (Interim credits may be split between fall and spring for state grant purposes only.)

B.A. in Communication Arts and Literature Education 5-12 (English Education) 2017-2018: Option 2 - Humanities

First Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits
ENL102 Survey of British Literature I4GES147 Humanities II: Renaissance and Reformation4BIB101 Introduction to the Bible3
COM110 Basic Communication3 GES244 Humanities III: European Enlightenment and American Culture to 18774
GES140 Introduction to Wellbeing3 Laboratory Science (D) course 4
GES145 Humanities I: Greco-Roman through Middle Ages4 Second Language (S) course1 4
 14 4 15
Second Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits
ENW115 Reporting I3Mathematics (M) course 3EDU200 Introduction to Education3
EDU203 School Health and Drugs2 EDU201 Introduction to Education Field Experience1
ENL204 American Literary Traditions4 ENL200 (spring only) Juvenile Literature3
ENL215U World Literature3 ENL202 (spring only) Survey of British Literature II4
GES246 Humanities IV: Modern and Contemporary Western Culture4 ENW205A Prose Studio4
Cocurricular Activity2 0 ENW201 Methods of Tutoring Writing1
 16 3 16
Third Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits
LIN300 (fall only) Introduction to Linguistics3EDU317GZ Educational Equity3ENL303 Shakespeare: The Art of the Dramatist4
EDU220 Introduction to Middle Level Education3 EDU320 Pedagogy and the Young Adolescent Learner1
Choice of ENL350, ENL352, ENL354, or ENL317 , Contemporary Literature, Literature on Location: Major British Authors, or Stories of Refugees and Migrants in America4 EDU321 Integrated Literacy in the Content Areas1
EDU240 Educational Psychology3 EDU407 Middle Level Education Practicum in English1
EDU241 Educational Psychology Field Experience1 EDU408 Methods in Teaching 5-12 English3
  Interpreting Biblical Themes (J) course 3
 14 3 13
Fourth Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits
EDU490 Student Teaching Block14Interim Off Lifetime and Leisure Sports (Q) course 1
  Science, Technology and Society (K) course 3
  Contemporary Christian Issues (P) course 3
  Electives 6
 14 0 13
Total Credits: 125
1

 Students must competes through the second semester of a first year language course or equivalent.

2

 An extracurricular activity related to the language arts (e.g. forensics, journalism, or similar experience) is required of this major.

3

This requirement can be met through an England Term course.  See the catalog or your adviser for details

See Education section of catalog for testing requirements.

This program assumes a student will use ENW205AENL215U, and EDU317GZ to meet the general education Artistic Experience, World Cultures, and Cross Cultural and Comparative Systems requirements.

Most financial aid packages stipulate 12 credits/semester; Minnesota state grants are reduced when credit falls below 15 credits/semester. (Interim credits may be split between fall and spring for state grant purposes only.)