Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania
2007 Catalog
Bloomsburg University Academic Programs
Academic Catalog

Secondary Education (BSED) (English)

The following course sequence sheet is for illustrative purposes only and should not be construed as formal academic advisement. Course selections and sequence may vary depending on course availability and counsel from your academic adviser. You should consult an academic adviser before developing an actual academic plan.

More information: download a curriculum worksheet to assist in your planning; see degree requirements.

Cr.First SemesterCr.Second Semester
320.101 Composition I320.203 Approaches to Literary Study
260.206 Teachers, Schools, & Society320.236 American Literature 1
360.204 Ed Computing (or 60.350 or 60.351)3General Ed. Quantitative/Analytical Reasoning
 or General Ed. Quantitative/Analytical Reasoning or 60.204 Ed Computing (or 60.350 or 60.351)
345.211 Prin Sociology or 46.200 Cultural Anthropology348.101 General Psychology
 or 48.101 General Psychology or 45.211 Prin Sociology or 46.200 Cultural Anthropology
3General Ed. Group C (Natural Science/Math)370.101 Introduction to Exceptional Individuals
109.100 Optional University Seminar  
15Total Semester Credits15Total Semester Credits
Cr.Third SemesterCr.Fourth Semester
320.237 American Literature 2320.226 European Literature 1
320.246 British Literature 1320.247 British Literature 2
325.103 Public Speaking or 25.104 Interpersonal348.212 Adolescence
360.251 Psychological Foundations of Education360.291 Principles of Teaching
3General Ed. Group C (Natural Science/Math)3General Ed. Group C (Natural Science/Math)
1General Education Fitness/Recreation Skills1General Education Fitness/Recreation Skills
16Total Semester Credits16Total Semester Credits
Cr.Fifth SemesterCr.Sixth Semester
320.256 or 20.257 Non-Western Literature 1 or 2320.312 History of English Language
320.306 Theory & Practice of Writing320.363 Shakespeare
320.311 Structure of English320.385 Literature for Young Adults
360.311 Classroom Measures & Assessment360.406 Multicultural Ed. Or 60.393 Social Found. Ed.
3General Ed. Values, Ethics, Decision-Making3General Education Group A (Humanities)
15Total Semester Credits15Total Semester Credits
Cr.Seventh SemesterCr.Eighth Semester
365.351 Teaching Communications660.497 Teaching in Education: First Experience
3English Elective660.498 Teaching in Education: Second Experience
3General Education Group A (Humanities)  
3English Elective  
3Media Elective  
1Free Elective  
16Total Semester Credits12Total Semester Credits


Students selecting a media course with the 26, 27, or 42 prefix may count the course as a Group A Gen Ed and then take

an additional 3 Free Elective credits. Students taking 60.406 may also use course for Values Gen Ed. In that instance,

students take additional Free Elective credits to reach 120 Students must count 1 Communications, Values or Quantitative

course under the Group A or C Category, to complete program within 120 credits; Math shown as example.