Home >> Undergraduate Degrees >> College of Arts & Sciences >>
 
 

BACHELOR OF ARTS
MAJOR IN ENGLISH
WITH GRADES 8th - 12th CERTIFICATION
IN ENGLISH LANGUAGE ARTS AND READING

 

Following is one suggested four-year degree plan. Students are encouraged to see their advisor each semester for help with program decisions and enrollment. Students are responsible for reviewing the Program of Study Requirements.

*See Appendix A Core Curriculum and Optional Course Information.
 
FALL
HOURS
SPRING
HOURS
FRESHMAN YEAR FRESHMAN YEAR
ENGL
1301 English Composition I 3 ENGL 1302 English Composition II 3
MATH
1314 College Algebra 3 MATH   Math Elective1 3
HIST
1301

The U.S. to 1877

3 HIST 1302 The U.S. Since 1877 3
    Natural Science* 4     Natural Science* 4
  Supporting Field 3     Supporting Field 3
Total 16   16
 
SOPHOMORE YEAR
SOPHOMORE YEAR
ENGL   Survey of Literature* 3 ENGL   Histories of Literature3
3
PSCI 2305 American National Govt 3 ENGL   Histories of Literature3
3
COMM
  Communication2 3 ENGL   Language Studies4
3
  Visual /Performing Arts* 3 ENGL 3310 Young Adult Literature
3
  Soc/Behavioral Science* 3 PSCI 2306 American State Govt
3
        Activity or Wellness* 1
Total 15      
16
 

JUNIOR YEAR
JUNIOR YEAR
ENGL 3339 Hist of the English Lang 3 ENGL 3361 The Composition Process
3
ENGL 4301 Shakespeare's Major Plays 3 ENGL   Adv ENGL Elective5
3
ENGL
  Histories of Literature3 3 ENGL   Adv ENGL Elective5
3
ENGL   Adv ENGL Elective5 3 EDRD 4303 Spc Topics Sec Rdg 3
EDRD
3309 Tchg Rdg in School 3 EDCI 3301 Public School Teaching
3
EDRD 3320 Content Reading 3 EDCI 3302 Language Acq&Develop 3
  Supporting Field 3     Supporting Field
3
Total 21  
21
 

SENIOR YEAR
SENIOR YEAR
ENGL 4390 Issues in Teaching English 3 ENGL 4399 Senior Seminar
3
ENGL   Adv ENGL Elective5 3 EDCI 4993 Teaching Internship
9
ENGL
  Adv ENGL Elective5 3      
EDCI
3305 Methods, Mgt&Discipline 3    
EDDP
4324 Teaching Div Stu Pop 3    
Total 15  
12
 
TOTAL SEMESTER CREDIT HOURS:     132
1Math elective, select 3 SCH from any math course above the level of College Algebra.
2Communication, select 3 SCH from ENGL 2311, HUM 2301 or SPCH 1311.
3Histories of Literature, select 9 SCH from ENGL 2322, 2323, 2327, 2328, 2332 or 2333.
4Language Studies, select 3 SCH from ENGL 3347 or 4309.
5Advanced English electives, select 15 SCH from 3000-4000 level ENGL courses with the exception of ENGL 3301 and with the limitation of only one from the following: ENGL 3310, 3323, 3324, 3325.
 
Actual degree plans may vary depending on availability of courses in a given semester.
 
Some courses may require prerequisites not listed.

Home - General Information - Student Services -
Academic Undergraduate Regulations -
Undergraduate Degrees - Academic Graduate Regulations -
Graduate Degrees - Course Descriptions - Faculty -
Appendix A - Appendix B - Appendix C - Appendix D

5201 University Boulevard, Laredo, TX 78041-1900 Work956.326.2100