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ENGL 455. Communication Arts and Literature Practicum and Field Experience

Credits: 3
Department: English
Description: Practicum and field experience for Communication Arts and Literature majors.
Prerequisites: Admitted to Teacher Education; completed ED 300.
Corequisites: Concurrent enrollment in ED 421 and ED 431.
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring
Grading Method: S/U

Student Learning Outcomes

1. Students will learn, observe, and analyze the culture of the school and classroom in which they are participating.
2. Students will demonstrate knowledge, skills and dispositions needed to create safe, respectful, democratic cultures and learning communities in the classroom through participation in 5-12 classrooms.
3. Students will apply communication and relationship building strategies with students, peers, school employees, and parents/community members to an actual field experience.
4. Students will implement beginning levels of inclusive and equitable curriculum, assessment, and instruction based on diverse learner needs.
5. Students will apply language development, literacy knowledge, and skills in their content area through participation in a 5-12 classroom.
6. Students will apply appropriate academic language to the microteaching experience.
7. Students will reflect on their teaching experiences
8. Students will apply interdisciplinary curriculum development and team teaching where possible in the field experience.

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