Catalog 2010-2012

TESOL/Modern Language - Teaching (Extended Program)

This major is offered cooperatively by the Department of English Language and Literature* and the Department of Modern Languages*, and is under the jurisdiction and supervision of the heads of these two departments. (*Plans are in progress to consolidate the Department of English Language and Literature and the Department of Modern Languages by June 30, 2011.)

The TESOL/Modern Language Major-Teaching requires a minimum of 134 total hours to graduate. This total includes Liberal Arts Core requirements (pages xxx-xxx), the Professional Education Requirements (page xxx), and the following specified major requirements to complete the minimum of 134 hours. Liberal Arts Core courses included in major program requirements are distinguished by italics. 

Student teaching at both the K-8 and 5-12 levels is required to earn the ESL K-12 endorsement on an Iowa teaching license.

 

Required:

  English: 620:034; one of the following - 620:103, 620:104, 620:105, 620:193.....6 hours

  TESOL/Applied Linguistics: 630:125 or 630:130; 630:154; 630:160; 630:165; 630:192; 630:193; 630:194; 630:196.....24 hours

  30 hours from one of the language emphases below.....30 hours

60 hours

 

Emphases-

French:

Languages: 700:190; 700:193.

French: 720:011; 720:012; 720:051 (3 hrs.); 720:061 (2 hrs.); 720:101; 720:104; 720:105; 720:124 or 720:125; 720:191 (2 hrs.); at least one French literature course; and electives in French more advanced than 720:002 and 720:004 to total 30 hours.

 

German:

Languages: 700:190; 700:193.

German: 740:011; 740:012; 740:013; 740:014; 740:101 (2-3 hrs.); 740:103 (2-3 hrs.); 740:123 or 740:150; 740:191 (2 hrs.); at least one German literature course and electives in German more advanced than 740:002 and 740:004 to total 30 hours.

 

Russian:

Languages: 700:190; 700:193.

Russian: 770:011; 770:012; 770:013; 770:014; 770:101; 770:103; 770:191 (2 hrs.); at least one Russian literature course; and electives in Russian more advanced than 770:002 and 770:004 to total 30 hours.

 

Spanish:

Languages: 700:190; 700:193.

Spanish: 780:055 (4 hrs.); 780:101 or 780:150; 780:104 or 780:105; 780:107 (2 hrs.) and 780:108; 780:120 or 780:123 or 780:127 or 780:152 (3 hrs.); 780:145 or 780:146 or 780:147; 780:191 (2 hrs.); and electives in Spanish more advanced than 780:002 to total 30 hours.

 

Note: International students must have achieved a TOEFL paper-based score of 600 or computer-based score of 250 or the equivalent.