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Our English degrees provide students with strong writing skills, and a background in critical analysis, the structure of language, and literary history.
Eastern Washington University
Cheney, WA 99004
Minor in Secondary English Education
What will I study?
Required Courses As Per 2009-2010 Requirements:
ENGL 270 Introduction to Fiction (5)
ENGL 271 Introduction to Poetry (5)
ENGL 350 Shakespeare (5)
ENGL 408 The Composition Process (5)
ENGL 459 Grammar for Teachers (5)
ENGL 490 Teaching English in Secondary School (5)
ENGL 493 Teaching Literature to Adolescents (5)
Choose one of the following courses (5 credits):
ENGL 340 Survey of British Literature I (5)
ENGL 341 Survey of British Literature II (5)
ENGL 342 Survey of British Literature III (5)
ENGL 343 Survey of American Literature I (5)
ENGL 344 Survey of American Literature II (5)
Note: ENGL 408, 459 and 493 are prerequisites for ENGL 490 and cannot be taken concurrently with it. Minimum grade point for the primary add-on endorsement is 3.0 in ENGL 409, 459 and 493. Students are encouraged to select HUMN 210 or 211 for partial fulfillment of the GECR in Humanities unless they have an AA degree from an approved community college or a completed BA degree.
For current information about program requirements, please see current EWU Catalog.