English Language Arts
English Teacher Education- The major in English is 36 semester hours at least half of which must be taken at Southern Illinois University Carbondale. The English major may choose from four specializations. In addition to the English core courses, majors interested in becoming teachers of English will take the following courses: English 300 or 401, 485A and 485B. At least one course in English, American, or Irish Literature before 1800; one course in English, American, or Irish Literature after 1800; and one course in continental literature or substitute.