B.A.Ed English Education Degree Plan

REGULATIONS PERTAINING TO GRADUATION

  • Minimum credit hours for graduation 128
  • Minimum credit hours in the liberal arts & sciences 80
  • Minimum credit hours in upper-division (3000/4000 courses) 40
  • Minimum credit hours (3000/4000 courses) in major completed at SWOSU 8
  • Minimum credit hours at SWOSU (15 of the last 30) 30
  • Minimum Grade Point Average in all coursework 2.50

General Education

Courses that are required are in bold type.
Courses that are recommended are in italics.

TOTAL HOURS 43 - 44

Composition 6

  • ENGL 1113 English Composition I
  • ENGL 1213 English Composition II

Mathematics 3

  • MATH 1143 Math Concepts
  • MATH 1513 College Algebra OR higher numbered math course

Computer Applications 2

  • COMSC 1022 Computer Information Access

Natural Sciences 8

  • BIOL 1004 Biological Concepts (required)
  • SCI 1514 Concepts of Physical Science
  • ASTRO 1904 Astronomy
  • GEOL 1934 Physical Geology
  • CHEM 1004 General Chemistry OR higher numbered chemistry course

Humanities Fine Arts 6

  • ART 1223 Art Survey
  • LIT 2413 Intro to Literature
  • MUSIC 1013 Intro to Music I
  • PHILO 1453 Intro to Philosophy
  • COMM 1313 Intro to Public Speaking

U.S. History Government 6

  • POLSC 1103 American Government Politics
  • HIST 1063 U.S. History

Economic International Studies 6

  • HIST 1033 World History
  • GEOG 1103 World Cultural Geography
  • ECONO 2263 Intro to Macroeconomics OR
  • ECONO 2363 Intro to Microeconomics

Behavioral, Social, & Cultural Studies 6 - 7

  • PSYCH 1003 General Psychology
  • SOCIO 1003 Intro to Sociology
  • ___4 World Languages
  • TECH 1223 Technology and Society
  • KINES 1133 Wellness Concepts & Exercise Appl

English Education Major Code No. 707

Required Courses 33

  • ENGL 3013 Writing Theory/Practice
  • ENGL 3603 English Grammar
  • ENGL 4423 Introduction to Linguistics
  • ENGL 3023 Literary Theory/Practice
  • LIT 3033 World Mythology
  • LIT 3323 Modern Voices in American Literature
  • LIT 4123 British Literature 1795-1950
  • LIT 4233 Young Adult Literature
  • LIT 4553 Issues in American Literature
  • LIT 4763 British Literary Heritage to 1800
  • LIT 4993 The Novel

World Lit Option (select one): 3

  • LIT 3113 Early World Literature
  • LIT 4113 Modern World Literature

Guided Literature Electives (select one) 3

  • LIT 3333 Shakespeare in Context
  • LIT 3343 World Folk Literature
  • LIT 4593 Diversity in American Literature
  • LIT 4883 Women and Literature

Guided Writing Electives (select one) 3

  • ENGL 3473 Creative Writing of Fiction I
  • ENGL 3483 Creative Writing of Poetry I
  • ENGL 3653 Writing in the Disciplines
  • ENGL 3663 Creative Nonfiction
  • ENGL 4453 Advanced Composition
  • ENGL 4773 Editing

Free Elective (any course with a LIT/ENGL prefix) 3

Note: LIT 4463 Children’s Literature does not count for credit in the English Education major.

Total Hours required 45

Professional Education Requirements 38

Certificate/Foundations Courses

  • *EDPSY    3433   Adolescent Psychology
  • EDUC     2113   Foundations of Education
  • *SPCED    3132   Exceptional Children

Foreign Language Proficiency (Required)

Pre-Professional Semester

  • EDPSY 3653 Educational Psychology (Sec)
  • ENGL 4675 Teaching High School English
  • LIBED 3423 Media & Technology
  • SECED 4813 Educational Tests & Meas (Sec)
  • SECED 4823 Principles of Teaching Secondary

Professional Semester

  • EDUC 3321 Multicultural/Special Populations
  • EDUC 4021 Contemporary Issues in Education
  • EDUC 4041 Classroom Management
  • SECED 4865 Student Teaching in the Sec School
  • SECED 4965 Student Teaching in the Sec School

Total hours for degree 127 hours

 *   SDE Guidelines and Procedures Handbook for Certification, page 3, and OK Regents for Higher Education Rule 11-2-24 state that courses classified as professional teacher education must be acquired from a four-year accredited program.


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