Teaching English in Secondary Schools (TESS) (MA) - Fall 2021 Cohort

Tentative course schedule
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Fall 2021
ENGLISH
6286
Studies in English Education: A Teacher's History of English
3 unit(s)
Spring 2022
ENGLISH
5190
Seminar in Literature
3 unit(s)

Topic: Young Adult Literature

Summer 2022
ENGLISH
6110
Topics in Literacy Criticism: Advanced English Educational Theory
3 unit(s)
ENGLISH
6188
Seminar in Literature
Selected generic, thematic, or critical topic or specific writer. Topic listed in Schedule of Classes. May be repeated for credit. Prerequisite(s) or corequisite(s): ENGLISH 6100 (620:201).
3 unit(s)

Topic: Diverse Learners and Multicultural Literature

Fall 2022
ENGLISH
6100
Methods of Graduate Study in English
Introduction to problems, techniques, and tools of graduate-level study and research in English; to be completed before 9 hours earned in the M.A. program. Prerequisite(s): written consent of English Graduate Coordinator.
3 unit(s)
Spring 2023
ENGLISH
5688
Genre Seminar
3 unit(s)

Topic: Teaching Poetry

Summer 2023
ENGLISH
6150
Current Issues in Secondary English Language Arts
Attention to topics of immediate significance or developing interest within the field of Secondary English Language Arts teaching; topics to be selected in consultation with cohort members; may be repeated for credit by taking different topics. Prerequisite(s): graduate standing; department approval.
3 unit(s)

Topic: Assessment or TESOL

ENGLISH
6950
Teaching Major Authors: Drama
3 unit(s)
Fall 2023
ENGLISH
6980
Seminar in the Teaching of English
Prerequisite(s) or corequisite(s): ENGLISH 6100 (620:201)
3 unit(s)

Topic: Advanced Writing Pedagogy

Spring 2024
ENGLISH
5688
Genre Seminar
3 unit(s)

Topic: Teaching Creative Nonfiction

ENGLISH
6299
Research
Prerequisite(s): consent of department. Prerequisite(s) or corequisite(s): ENGLISH 6100 (620:201).
3 unit(s)

*Students may also choose to take this course during the Fall 2024 semester.