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Program for Middle-Level English Education

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In addition to the professional education requirements, students pursuing licensure in the field of English for the middle level (5-8) must complete the following courses with a grade of C or better:

  • EN 120 Introduction to Literature, 3 hours
  • EN 204 Writing and Research for Literary Studies, 3 hours
  • EN 212 American Literature since 1890, 3 hours
  • EN 226 Contemporary and Minority Literature, 3 hours OR EN 315 Postcolonial Literature, 3 hours
  • EN 232 Poetry Writing I, 3 hours
  • EN 313 Mythology, 3 hours
  • EN 331 British Literature since 1780, 3 hours
  • EN 361 Methods of Teaching Secondary and Middle Level English, 3 hours
  • EN 363 The English Language, 3 hours
  • EN 365 Advanced Composition, 3 hours
  • ED/EN 262 Adolescent and Children’s Literature, 3 hours
  • EN 342 Language and Communication Arts in the Middle Grades, 3 hours
  • ED 409 Teaching Middle Level Learners, 3 hours

 Middle-Level English Teacher Licensure Requirements Checklist