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Thunder Bay • Orillia

Honours BA, BEd (English Major) I/S(TB)

Six Year program

An overall B (70%) average in English courses is required.

In addition to English 1115, 2250, 2251 and 2913, students must complete at least 8 other FCEs in English. At least one FCE must be chosen from Area 1; at least one FCE must be chosen from Area 2; and at least one FCE must be chosen from Area 3, including at least 0.5 FCE chosen from Type E English courses.

Prior to Entry into the 2-Year Professional Program

In concurrent Education programs at the Intermediate/Senior level, students must meet and complete requirements of the partnering Honours degree program including all Pre-Professional Program Education requirements. (See Concurrent Bachelor Degree Programs Information for Education requirements)

Notes:
1. Students must choose two teachable subjects, the first of which is English for students in the Honours BA, BEd (English Major) degree program. See Department of Undergraduate Studies in Education, Levels and Teachables.
2. Courses will be chosen in consultation with the Department.
3. The following courses do not count as English credits:
(a) English as a Second Language (ESL)
(b) English 1238, 1807

First Year:
(a) English 1115
(b) One additional half-course in English at the first-year level
(c) One FCE elective from Type A courses (English excluded)
(d) One and one-half FCE electives from Type B courses
(e) One FCE elective in second teaching field (if already covered by requirements (c) or (d), an open elective can be chosen)
(f) Education 1050

Note:
Students contemplating graduate work should consider language courses among their options.

Second Year:
(a) English 2250, 2251 and 2913
(b) One and one-half FCEs in English at the second-year level
(c) One half-course elective from Type B courses
(d) One FCE elective in second teaching field
(e) Education 2050

Third Year:
(a) Two and one-half FCEs in English at the third year level
(b) One additional half-course in English (excluding English 1238 and 1807)
(c) One FCE electives (English allowed, except for English 1238 and 1807)
(d) One half-course elective (English excluded)
(e) One half-course Education elective (see Electives in the Department of Undergraduate Studies in Education Courses list)
Note: Concurrent Education students should check the timetable for Pre-Professional Program course offerings.

Fourth Year:
(a) One and one-half FCEs in English at the fourth year level
(b) One and one-half  FCEs in English at the third or fourth-year level
(c) Two FCE electives

Note:

The Indigenous Content Requirement is being met by the inclusion of at least 0.5 FCE chosen from Type E English courses at any year level.

Fifth and Sixth Years (2-Year Professional Program):
Concurrent Education (Intermediate/Senior) requirements