English-Secondary Teaching Minor (24 hours)
The English-Secondary Teaching minor requires ENG 205, 206, 311, 334, 348, 349, 352, and 382. The required support course is COMM 140. In addition, EDUC 396 must be completed prior to the semester of student teaching. This minor is designed to meet the requirements of the Iowa Department of Education for approval to teach all English in an NCA-approved high school. A teaching minor may be used only in conjunction with a teaching major in another field.
A DICTIONARY IS REQUIRED IN FIRST YEAR ENGLISH. Students who wish to purchase a dictionary before coming to college should select any one of the following in its latest edition:
American College Dictionary (Random House)
The American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language
Webster’s New Collegiate Dictionary, (G & C Merriam Company)
New World Dictionary of the American Language (World Publishing Company)