Secondary Education English Language Arts

Area V Transfer Student Pre-Professional & Elective Courses (19-23 semester hours)

Hours approved by the STARS approved Area V guide for English/Language Arts: 12 Semester Hours

Alabama Community College System Course/ UAB Equivalent / Semester Hours

  • ENG 261 English Literature I /EH 221 British and Irish Literature I: Before 1800 / 3
  • ENG 262 English Literature II /EH 222 British and Irish Literature II: 1800 - Present / 3

Remaining semester hours should be taken from:

  • MCM 100 - Introduction to Mass Communication / CMST 103 Survey of Mass Communication / 3
  • MCM 102 - Writing for the Mass Media / CMST 210 Newswriting & Reporting / 3
  • PSY 200 - General Psychology / PY 101 Intro to Psychology  / 3 

                 *Students must earn a "C" or higher in all English courses.

UAB Contact:

Name Tashara Walker
Title Director, Office of Student Services
Phone (205) 934-7530

Admission Requirements:

All students interested in obtaining a "Class B" certificate must make application for admission to the Teacher Education Program prior to the term in which they are completing prerequisites to the Teacher Education Program.

Please print this document and attach it to the English/Language Arts Articulation Guide.  Together, this document and the articulation guide comprise the articulation agreement for a major in High School Education with a Concentration in English Language Arts at the University of Alabama at Birmingham.

Name: ___________________________________________  Date: __________________________