English (A)

Courses in English include the study of writing, language, and literature. Writing courses are designed to teach strategies for producing clear, effective, and expressive written communication. Study of the English language is designed to teach language principles and history in order to foster informed attitudes toward varieties of language and language change. Courses in literature are designed to teach methods of literary interpretation through the study of representative works.

English Major: Secondary Education
STATE ENDORSEMENT CODE: BA
MTTC TEST CODE: 00233 credits
Language Courses6 credits
English Grammar and Usage (3 credits) 3
History of the English Language (3 credits) 2 4
Expression Course3 credits
Advanced Writing (3 credits) 2
American Literature Courses6 credits
American Literature I (3 credits) 3
American Literature II (3 credits) 1
English Literature Courses6 credits
British Literature I (3 credits) 1
British Literature II (3 credits) 2
Other Required Courses9 credits
Contemporary Mosaic (3 credits) 2 4
Shakespeare (3 credits) 1 3
Literature for Young Adults (3 credits) 2 4
Choose One of the Following:3 credits
World Literature I (3 credits) 2
World Literature II (3 credits) 4
English Minor: Secondary Education
STATE ENDORSEMENT CODE: BA
MTTC TEST CODE: 00224 credits
Language Courses6 credits
English Grammar and Usage (3 credits) 3
History of the English Language (3 credits) 2
Expression Course3 credits
Advanced Writing (3 credits) 2 4
American Literature Courses6 credits
American Literature I (3 credits) 3
American Literature II (3 credits) 1
English Literature Courses6 credits
British Literature I (3 credits) 1
British Literature II (3 credits) 2
Other Required Courses3 credits
Contemporary Mosaic (3 credits) 2 4