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Secondary Education English Minor

Degree Type: Minor

College(s): Education and Human Services

Required Courses  Credit Hours 
ENGL 301 Introduction to Linguistics 3
ENGL 415 Theory of Composition 4
LITR 311 Early American Literature 3
LITR 312 Modern American Literature 3
LITR 352 Modern British Literature 3
Choose One :
LITR 323 Shakespeare 3
LITR 351 Early British Literature 3
Diverse Perspectives (3 credits. Select one of the following)
LITR 170 Intro to Women's Literature 3
LITR 202 Black Literature 3
LITR 203 Intro-African Literature 3
LITR 204 Native American Literature 3
LITR 241 Intro to World Short Fiction 3
LITR 251 World Drama 3
LITR 261 World Novels 3
LITR 300 3
LITR 301 3
LITR 302 3
LITR 303 3
LITR 304 3
LITR 305 3
LITR 327 Adolescent Literature 3
LITR 380 World Folk Literature 3
Electives (3 credits)
* 200 level of ENGL or LITR 3
Minimum semester credit hours required for English minor: 25

Teaching Minors for Secondary Education Majors

The Secondary Education program requires the completion of a teaching major and a teaching minor to fulfill the subject area requirements of the program.

Secondary Education majors may choose an appropriate teaching majors from the following areas: biology, business, chemistry, English, geography, history, marketing, mathematics, political science or social studies.

You cannot have an English teaching major with this minor.

A 3.0 GPA must be obtained in all required courses, a minimum of C in any individual course (or transfer equivalent) within the minor, and a minimum of B in ENGL 150 and ENGL 250 (general education requirements or their transfer equivalents).

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Big Rapids, MI 49307-2737
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