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BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES
MAJOR IN ENGLISH LANGUAGE ARTS AND READING
WITH GRADES 4 - 8 CERTIFICATION

 

Following is one suggested four-year degree plan. Students are encouraged to see their advisor each semester for help with program decisions and enrollment; responsible for reviewing the Program of Study Requirements; and must meet foreign language and writing intensive course requirements for graduation. See Academic Regulations-Undergraduate.

*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 1350 Fundamentals of Math I 3
HIST
1301

The U.S. to 1877

3 HIST 1302 The U.S. Since 1877 3
  Visual/Performing Arts* 3 PSYC 2314 Lifespan Growth & Development 3
    Natural Science* 4     Natural Science* 4
Total 16   16
 
SOPHOMORE YEAR
SOPHOMORE YEAR
ENGL   Survey of Literature* 3 ENGL   Survey of Literature3
3
MATH 1351 Fundamentals of Math II 3 ENGL 3325 Intermediate Children's Lit 3
PSCI 2305 American National Govt 3 PSCI 2306 American State Govt
3
COMM   Communication1 SCI   Science Elective 4
  Schools and Society2 3     Activity or Wellness*
1
    Soc/Behavioral Science* 3      
Total 18  
14
 

JUNIOR YEAR
JUNIOR YEAR
ENGL 3339 History of Engl Language 3 ENGL 3361 The Composition Process
3
ENGL 4301 Shakespeare's Major Plays 3 ENGL   Language Studies4
3
ENGL
3347 General Linguistics 3 ENGL   Adv ENGL Elective5
3
ENGL   Adv ENGL Elective5 3 EDRD 3302 Tchg Rdg to Bil/Multi Yng Lrnr
3
EDRD
3300 World Identification 3 EDCI 3301 Thry&Pract Public School Tchg 3
EDRD 3303 Teaching Rdg&Lang Arts 3 EDCI 3302 Literacy & Language Acq
3
Total 18  
18
 

SENIOR YEAR
SENIOR YEAR
ENGL   Adv ENGL Elective5 3 ENGL 4399 Senior Seminar
3
EDRD 3309 Teaching Rdg in Schools 3 EDRD 4315 Rdg Probs M/H School 3
EDRD
4307 Reading Comprehension 3 EDCI 4993 Student Teaching
9
EDCI
3304 Methods, Mgt & Discipline 3        
EDDP
4324 Teaching Div Stu Pop 3    
Total 15  
15
 
TOTAL SEMESTER CREDIT HOURS:     130
 
1Communication, select 3 SCH from ENGL 2311, HUM 2301 or COMM 1311.
2Schools and Society, select 3 SCH from SOCI 1306/NURS 1302.
2Survey of Literature, select 3 SCH (in addition to the survey of literature course taken as part of the Core Curriculum) from ENGL 2322, 2323, 2327, 2328, 2332 or 2333.
3Language Studies, select from ENGL 4347 or ENGL 4309.
4Advanced ENGL electives, select 9 SCH from any 3000-4000 level ENGL course with the exception of ENGL 3301, 3310, 3323, 3324 and 3325.
  
Actual degree plans may vary depending on availability of courses in a given semester.
 
Some courses may require prerequisites not listed.
   

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