A Teaching English as a Second Language minor, commonly referred to as a TESL minor, is for students who want to develop the special skills needed to teach English to non-native speakers.
Course of Study (21 credits)
|ENG 328||History of the English Language (3 credits)|
|ENG 382||English Grammars (3 credits)|
|ENG 413||Teaching English as a Second Language (3 credits)|
|LIN 219||Introduction to Linguistics (3 credits)|
|CDS 220||Language Development (3 credits)|
|Choose one of the following:|
|MIN 201||Cultural Anthropology (3 credits)|
|LIN 220||Applied Linguistics (3 credits)|
|COM 225||Culture & Communications (3 credits)|
|Choose one elective in English:|
|English Elective in literature or writing excluding ENG 095, ENG 101 and ENG 110||(3 credits)|
The first biopsychology major graduated in 2012 and has been hired as an IOM Tech in UPMC’s Center for Clinical Neurophysiology (CCN).