• 5-12 Communication Arts and Literature Additional License Requirements

    State Licensing Tests

    MTLE: Communication Arts and Literature 5-12 (sub test 1 and 2)
    The above assumes you have a valid Minnesota full-time license, exempting you from the basic skills and pedagogy test requirements.

    Education Courses

    GED 7815 Schools and Society, 4cr*
    GED 7825 Educational Psychology, 4cr*
    GED 7862 Education and Cultural Diversity, 4cr*
    GED 7872 Exceptionality, 2cr*
    GED 7867 Theory to Practice, 4cr*
    GED 7888 English Learners in the Mainstream, 2cr
    GED 7871 Teaching Literacy in the Middle and Secondary School/5-12, 4cr
    GED 7857 Teaching Comm Arts/Literature and Dance/Theatre Arts Part I, 4cr
    GED 7870 Teaching Comm Arts/Literature in the Middle and Secondary School Part II, 4cr
    GED 7990 Advanced Practicum (4 weeks student teaching), 2cr
    *These requirements are deemed as satisfied by a Minnesota full-time teaching license.

    Communication Arts/Literature Courses

     ENG 1900 Intro to Literature and Criticism, 4cr 
    ENG 3020 Literary and Cultural Theory, 4cr
    ENG 1210/1230 Literature Survey Course of an Earlier Period, 4cr 
    ENG 1220/1240 Literature Survey Course of a Later Period, 4cr 
    ENG XXXX A Comm Arts/Lit Course with a Race/Ethnicity Focus 
    ENG XXXX A Comm Arts/Lit Course with a Gender Focus
    ENG 3190 Intro to Linguistics or ESL 7519 Linguistics for Language Teachers
    ENG 3720 Teaching Writing: Theory and Practice
    COMM 1100 Introduction to Communication Studies, 4cr 
    COMM 1110 Public Speaking, 4cr  
    COMM 3320 Media in the Digital Age, 4cr
    COMM 3380 Small Group Communication, 4cr  

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