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Bachelor of Arts with Teacher Licensure in Integrated Language Arts

A special program is available that leads to the Bachelor of Arts and candidacy for licensure by the State of Ohio to teach Integrated Language Arts in grades 7-12 (Adolescents to Young Adults). The teaching credential is valid in Ohio and honored in many other states. The program consists of a more prescriptive form of the normal English major and a series of education courses that includes student teaching in a local school. (See the program description for Teacher Licensure in the University Bulletin.) Consult Denise K. Davis at denise.k.davis@case.edu for details about this program.

The subject area requirements for teacher licensure (42 credit hours) are as follows:

ENGL 150 Expository Writing 3
ENGL 200 Literature in English 3
ENGL 202 Advanced Expository Writing 3
ENGL 204 Introduction to Journalism 3
ENGL 255 Major British Writers 3
ENGL 256 Major American Writers 3
ENGL 324 Shakespeare: Histories and Tragedies 3
or ENGL 325 Shakespeare: Comedies and Romances
ENGL 380 Departmental Seminar 3
One of the following:
ENGL 301 Linguistic Analysis 3
or ENGL 379 Topics in Language Studies
or COSI 313 Language Development
Two of the following: 6
ENGL 257B
Poetry
ENGL 270
Introduction to Gender Studies
ENGL 363H
African-American Literature
ENGL 365E
The Immigrant Experience
ENGL 365N
Topics in African-American Literature
ENGL 365Q
Post-Colonial Literature
One of the following: 3
ENGL 368B
History of Film
ENGL 368C
Topics in Film
Recommended electives:
ENGL 203
Introduction to Creative Writing
ENGL 213
Introduction to Fiction Writing
ENGL 214
Introduction to Poetry Writing
ENGL 303
Intermediate Writing Workshop: Fiction
ENGL 304
Intermediate Writing Workshop: Poetry
ENGL 310
History of the English Language
ENGL 392
Classroom Teaching