Grade Requirements: A grade of 2.0 or better in all courses used toward the minor.
Credit Hour Requirements: Minimum of 25 credit hours of English courses. ENGL 1005,ENGL 1010, ENGL 2010, ENGL 2015 and lower division HU general education literature courses do not count toward an English teaching minor.
Program Code: 3023
Students who select the English Teaching Minor must satisfy the Teacher Education admission and licensure requirements (see Department of Teacher Education in this catalog).
Student Teaching takes place during Secondary Education Student Teaching, which generally takes place during students’ last semester prior to graduation. Before student teaching, English majors must have completed all required English and Education courses and completed the language requirements for the Bachelor of Art degree. Students must apply for student teaching through Teacher Education according to deadlines set by that department.
Course Requirements for Minor
Required English Courses (25 credit hours)
Foundation - 3 credit hours
Critical Approaches Course (to be taken early in the minor) / Prerequisite ENGL 2010 or ENGL 2015:
Courses in this area will focus on writing and/or the study of other disciplines as they connect with literature, language, or the craft of writing / Prerequisites as specified for individual courses in course catalog: