The Language Arts major includes courses such as Content Area Reading, Teaching Writing, Oral Interpretation of Children’s Literature, Adolescent Literature and Strategies for Teaching Language Arts. Students also select electives from English, Theater, Art and Music. Options include: Introduction to Journalism, Introduction to Music and Film Study and Analysis. Interested students may add a Theater concentration by completing extra courses. For more information, go to the Teacher Education page.
Associate Professor of Education, Coordinator of Language Arts Program517-264-7888
#1. Arts emphasis as an avenue to enhance candidate learning across the curriculum
#2. Incorporates both critical and creative thinking through listening, speaking, reading, writing, viewing and visually representing
#3. 100 percent of courses have clinical field experience; 100 percent of candidates graduating with Language Arts endorsement are employed in their field
Learn more about The International English Honor Society, Sigma Tau Delta as well as Siena’s T.E.A.C.H.—Teacher Education Association for Community Health.
Language Arts students are eligible to join the International English Honor Society, Sigma Tau Delta as well as Siena’s T.E.A.C.H. — Teacher Education Association for Community Health.