Carroll College, Helena Montana

English Literature Sec. Ed.

English Literature for Secondary Education

Mission: The English program is designed to provide students with the special
knowledge, skills, and pedagogy needed to enter graduate or professional
schools or to gain employment in their field.

Major Program Requirements

ENLE 200 Literary Studies
ENWR264 Introduction to Creative Writing
ENWR 498 Capstone Seminar

English Language Requirements
ENLE 333 Introduction to the English Language
ENLE 365 Young Adult Literature
ENLE 411 Teaching English on the Secondary Level

Foreign Language Requirements
A second modern or classical language through the introductory level..

Literature Requirements
Seven upper division literature courses (ENLY 300 or 400):
1. Two courses from these Periods of American Literature:
Early American Literature
19th Century American Literature
20th Century American Literature

2. Three courses from these periods of British Literature:
Medieval
Renaissance
Restoration and 18th Century British
19th Century British
20th Century British

3. Native American Authors (ENLT 412)

4. One elective

The department strongly encourages majors to take one literature course in a language other than English.

Acceptance into the Teacher Education Program
Teacher Education Program: Students pursuing academic
programs that lead to teacher licensure must seek admission to
the teacher education program by the end of their sophomore
year.

Student Teaching Program: In the spring semester of the junior
year, all preservice teachers must seek admission to the student
teaching program.

Minor: In order to be licensed to teach in a secondary school in
Montana, a student is required to have a teaching minor in
a subject field acceptable for licensure endorsement as well
as the teaching major. Consult the Education Department’s
requirements for further details.

Professional Education Requirements for Secondary Educatio
n
AN/SO 218 Introduction to Native American Studies
CS 103 Instructional Media and Technology
ED 102 Foundations of Education
ED/PSY 229 Educational Psychology
ED 245 Diversity Field Experience
ED 305 Classroom Management
ED 318 Content Area Reading and Secondary Methods
ED 405 Education Seminar
ED 410 Student Teaching
ED 412 Measurement and Assessment in Teaching
HPE 214 The School Health Program
PSY 228 Adolescent Psychology
SPED 300 Introduction to Exceptional Children
ENLE 411 Teaching English on the Secondary Level
United States and contemporary world cultures course(s