Master in Teaching

English Language Arts Endorsement

English Language Arts

Minimum coursework expectations for this endorsement are 52 credits in English Language Arts, including coursework in each of the following:

  • American, British, world, multicultural (American ethnic authors) and adolescent literature course—must include study in the following genres: poetry, drama, and nonfiction — 28 credits
  • Writing courses, including at least one research and/or expository writing course – 12 credits
  • Public speaking, speech or debate course - 4 credits or equivalent outside training
  • Additional communication study, for example journalism, media and film analysis, acting, interpersonal communication, digital web tools – 4 credits
  • Language skills and structure study, for example Grammar for Teachers or Grammar and Language Functions course – 4 credits

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