Oct 29, 2020  
2020-2021 Catalog 
    
2020-2021 Catalog

Secondary Education A.S.T. English (TTP)


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SECONDARY EDUCATION - ENGLISH ASSOCIATE OF SCIENCE IN TEACHING
Program Requirements

 

CURRICULUM MAP

Program Requirements SEMESTER & COURSES

CREDIT HOURS

SEMESTER & COURSES

CREDIT HOURS

Semester 1 (Fall)

Semester 2 (Spring)

ENGL 1010 

English Composition 1

3

ENGL 1020  

English Composition II

3

Humanities/Fine Arts

3

Any approved Speech/Communication general education course

3

History*

3

Math general education elective**

3

PSYC 1030  

Introduction to Psychology

3

Introduction to Special Education or

EDUC 2210  Educational Psychology***

3

Introduction to/Foundations of Education***

3

History*

3

Subtotal Semester 1

15

Subtotal Semester 2

15

Semester 3 (Fall)

Semester 4 (Spring)

World Literature

3

Humanities/Fine Arts

3

Foreign Language I

3

Foreign Language II

3

Natural Science w/lab

4

Natural Science w/lab

4

Social/Behavioral Science

3

Literature from Area of Emphasis****

3

Literature from Area of Emphasis****

3

Elective (unspecified)

1

Subtotal Semester 3

16

Subtotal Semester 4

14

Total Credit Hours

60

 

Notes


NOTES:
*Students should confer with their advisor or a representative of the university to which they intend to transfer to determine the recommended history courses. Students who intend to transfer to UTK should take 6 credit hours of a non-U.S. History sequence to fulfill the History requirements. UTC requires that one of the History courses be U.S. History.
**Students who intend to transfer to UTC should take MATH 1530: Introductory Statistics.
***Students who intend to transfer to MTSU's, TSU's, ETSU's or UTK's secondary education program should follow the English AA/AS TTP and not the AST TTP. ETSU and UTK recommend and MTSU requires that students take education courses after transfer. ****Students should confer with their advisor or with a representative of the university to which they intend to transfer to determine the recommended literature courses. A sequence is recommended.
*****Students who intend to take the Praxis exam should take MATH 1420 to prepare.
Additional AST Degree Requirements
1. Students earning an AST degree must meet the following:
Attainment of a 2.75 cumulative grade point average
ACT cumulative score of 21 (SAT 1020) or successful completion of approved standardized examination (Praxis Core) for admission to university College of Education. Note: MTSU and TSU require a 22 ACT score
Satisfactory ratings on an index of suitability for the teaching profession
2. Students transferring to a public university in Tennessee may need to meet additional requirements to gain admittance to the university

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