Undergraduate Catalog 2019-2020

EDS 316 The Secondary School Curriculum in English(RNL)

4 hours; 4 credits. credits; 4 hours. This course focuses on the English curriculum for the secondary school and calls upon the students' preparation in the English major to inform their study, particularly with respect to the selection, scope, and sequence of topics. In this way, the curriculum is examined from the specialist's standpoint. Central to this examination is the process of transforming knowledge of contact and curriculum for the purpose of teaching and learning. Topics include general principles for developing an English curriculum, connections to state and national standards, and resources for teaching English. A field work component of 35 hours is included. Prerequisite: EDS 201, EDS 202, and a GPA of 3.0 or above; Admission into Adolescence Education program; English major.