Major in English/Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages Track


Contact

Dr. Juyoung Song

7B-3 Faculty Hall

Murray State University

Murray KY 42071-3341

270-809-2409

 

Bachelor of Arts degree

 

CIP 23.0101

 

Note: This major does not lead to teacher certification.

 
   
   

University Studies Requirements

41-44 hours

   

(See Academic Degrees and Programs.)
• Social and Self-Awareness and Responsible Citizenship
EDP 260 Psychology of Human Development
• University Studies Elective
EDU 103 Issues and Practices of American Education

 

Required Courses

 

 

 

 

 

 

25 hours

ENG 100T Transitions
ENG 221 Introduction to English Studies
ENG 303 British Literature to 1760
ENG 304 British Literature, 1760 to the Present
ENG 311 American Literature to 1890
ENG 312 American Literature, 1890 to the Present
ENG 321 Research in Literary Studies
ENG 334 Shakespeare
and one of the following:
ENG 309 History of the English Language
ENG 310 Introduction to English Linguistics

 
 

 

Required Limited Electives

24 hours

ENG 228: Standard English Usage (3)

 

ENG 309: History of the English Language (3)[1]

          or

 

ENG 310 : Introduction to English Linguistics (3)[1]

ENG 362: Ethnolinguistics in the US (3)

SED 300 Educating Students with Disabilities

 

TSL 331: ESL Methods, Grades P-5 (3)

 

TSL 332: ESL Methods, Grades 5-12 (3)

 

TSL 409: Acquisition of Languages in Children 
  and Adolescents (3)

 

TSL 410: ESL Assessment, Placement,
  and Advocacy (3)

 

 

 

Required Minor

21-24 hours

   

Unrestricted Electives

3-9 hours

   

Total Curriculum Requirements

120 hours



[1] Whichever was not taken in the core


 

The requirements listed above are an example of what is applicable to most students entering Murray State University under the 2014-15 academic bulletin. Criteria as they may relate to individual students may vary. The primary source is the  MSU bulletin applicable at the time of the student enrollment; if you enrolled prior to the 2013-14 academic year, consult the registrar's listing for your applicable bulletin. 

 

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