Secondary Education English

Course work for TEP Secondary Education English candidates falls into six categories:  general education, introductory courses, core courses, methods courses, content area courses, and student teaching.

Introductory Courses
TEP 207Foundations of American Education3
TEP 223Adolescent Development for Teachers3
TEP 224Exceptional Child for Teachers3
TEP 227Educational Psychology for Teachers3
Total Hours12
Core Courses
TEP 305Technology For Teaching3
TEP 315Managing the Diverse Classroom3
TEP 318Curriculum, Planning, and Assessment3
Total Hours9
Methods Courses
TEP 415Teaching in Secondary Schools3
TEP 419Content Area Literacy Methods3
TEP 435English Methods for Middle and Secondary Grades3
Total Hours9
Content Courses
ENG 137Introduction to Literature3
ENG 152Introduction to World Literature3
ENG 241Early British Literature3
or ENG 242 British Literature Since 1600
ENG 245Early American Literature3
or ENG 246 American Literature-1865 to the Present
ENG 303Research Methods in English Studies3
ENG 306Introduction to Linguistics3
ENG 309Professional Writing3
ENG 342Playing Shakespeare3-4
or ENG 448 The Shakespeare Project
ENG 365Children's and Young Adult Literature3
ENG 404History of English Language3
Electives
300-400 Level Literature 112
Any level Literature 13
Total Hours45

Secondary candidates who have completed all general education requirements; all introductory, core, and methods courses; and all course work for content area, and all other requirements will be eligible to complete student teaching. The student teaching semester includes two courses.

Candidates are required to apply for student teaching. Applications are to be completed with the TEP advisor within the prescribed time frame. Candidates must complete a state and federal background check as directed by the host district prior to the start of student teaching.

Student Teaching
TEP 449Middle Grade and High School Student Teaching Seminar3
TEP 451ECCE: Student Teaching - Middle Grade and High School 19
Total Hours12