English First Teaching Field Emphasis

English First Teaching Field Emphasis

Requirements: 32 credits of which 20 shall be above 2999; including 3 credits in secondary methods

ENGL2122. English Grammar and Usage/Linguistics and History (3)

ENGL2980. Introduction to the Study of Literature (1)

ENGL3010. Teaching English in Secondary Schools (3)

ENGL3320. Shakespeare (3)

ENGL3510. Twentieth Century Poetry (3); or

ENGL3520. Twentieth Century Drama (3)

ENGL4980A. Senior Seminar in English (1)

Two courses selected from:

ENGL3020. Principles of Writing (3)

ENGL3040. Creative Writing - Prose (3)

ENGL3050. Creative Writing - Poetry (3)

One course selected from:

ENGL2210. American Literature: Colonial Period to the Civil War (3)

ENGL2220. American Literature: Civil War to the Present (3)

ENGL3250. The American Novel (3)

One course selected from:

ENGL2310. British Literature: Beowulf through the Age of Reason (3)

ENGL2320. British Literature: The Romantic Age to the Present (3)

ENGL3350. The British Novel (3)

ENGL4350. British Poetry Before 1700 (3)

One course selected from:

ENGL2420. World Literature: The Ancient World to the Renaissance (3)

ENGL2430. World Literature: The Enlightenment to the Modern Era (3)

ENGL3410. Greek and Roman Classics (3)

ENGL3420. Foreign Literature in Translation (3)

One additional English course (3)


One year of foreign language (same language) (8)

COMM2600. Introduction to Performance (3); or

ENGL2610. Introduction to Journalism (3)