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English BA/School Librarianship MS - Curricular Plan

(HEGIS: 15.01 ENGLISH- GENERAL, CIP: 23.0101 English Language and Literature, General)

Department of English

306 Clemens Hall
North Campus
Buffalo, NY 14260-4610

William Solomon, Professor
Chair

Walter Hakala, Associate Professor
Director of Undergraduate Studies

Department of Information Science

534 Baldy Hall
Buffalo, NY 14260-1020

Professor Dan Albertson
Professor, Department Chair

Mary Jo Sicurella
Academic Advisor

Learning And Instruction

Office of Educator Preparation
375 Baldy Hall
North Campus
Buffalo, NY 14260-4610

Travis Eisele
Academic Advisor

Curricular Plan

A Curricular Plan provides a roadmap for completing this academic program and the UB Curriculum on time. Your actual plan may vary depending on point of entry to the university, course placement and/or waivers based on standardized test scores, earned alternative credit and/or college transfer credit.

All students are encouraged to use this plan in conjunction with other academic planning resources such as your academic advisor, the HUB Academic Advisement Report, My Planner and Path Finder tool.

In addition to following this course roadmap, all other admission and academic requirements of this major as listed in the Undergraduate Catalog must be met in order to successfully complete this degree.

Freshman Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
ENG 200-level Elective M 3
Math & Quantitative Reasoning MQR 4
UB Seminar UBS 3
ENG 105LEC Writing and Rhetoric or Pathway CL1 or P 4 or 3
Pathway P 3
Total Credits: 16 or 17
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
ENG 200-level Elective M 3
ENG 105LEC Writing and Rhetoric or Pathway CL1 or P 4 or 3
Pathway P 3
Elective E* 3
Elective E* 3
Total Credits: 15 or 16

Sophomore Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
ENG 300/400 Criticism/Theory Course M 3
ENG 200-level Elective M 3
Scientific Literacy I SLI1 3
Pathway P 3
Pathway P 3
Total Credits: 15
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
ENG Breadth of Literary Study Course M 3
ENG Early Literature Course M 3
Scientific Literacy with Lab SLI2 4
Pathway P 3
Diversity in the United States DIV 3
Total Credits: 16

Junior Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
ENG Early Literature Course M 3
ENG 300/400-level Elective M 3
ENG 300/400-level Elective M 3
Elective E* 3
Communication Literacy 2 CL2 3
Total Credits: 15
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
ENG Early Literature Course M 3
ENG 300/400-level Elective M 3
Elective E* 3
LAI 350LEC Introduction to Education M 4
Elective E* 1
UBC 399 UB Curriculum Capstone CAP 1
Total Credits: 15

Senior Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
ENG 300/400 Elective M 3
LAI 574SEM Teaching Exceptional Learner M 3
LIS 507LEC Information Life Cycle M 3
LIS 508LEC Information Users and Uses M 3
LIS 524TUT SLMC Field Experience M 3
Total Credits: 15
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
ENG 400-level Elective M 3
LIS 585LEC Mgt of School Libraries M 3
LIS 532LEC Curriculum Role of Media Spec M 3
LIS 568LEC Computer Applications in the SLMC M 3
Total Credits: 12

Fifth Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
LIS 534LEC Resrces & Srvcs for Child M 3
LIS 535LEC Resrces & Srvcs Yng Adult M 3
LIS 575LEC Intro to Research Methods M 3
Total Credits: 9
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
LIS 518LEC Reference & Information Srvcs M 3
LIS 525TUT School Media Ctr Practicum M 3
GSE Graduate-level Literacy Course (Choose from LAI 514, LAI 537, LAI 550, LAI 551, LAI 552, LAI 560) M 3
Total Credits: 9
Total Credits Required for Degree:
138
Curricular Category Key
Category Description
M Course required for major (including pre-requisites needed for admission to major)
E Elective (course not required for major or UB Curriculum).

* Some electives may need to be completed at the upper-division (at least 300-level and above) to fulfill the upper division requirement for baccalaureate degree.
UB Curriculum
CAP UB Capstone
CL1/CL2 Communication Literacy (2 required)
DIV Diversity in the United States
MQR Math and Quantitative Reasoning
P Pathway Course (6 required: 3 Global, 3 Thematic)
SLI1/SLI2 Scientific Literacy and Inquiry (2 required)
UBS UB Seminar
Note: Some classes may count toward both a major (M) and UB Curriculum (UBC) requirement. Courses that count toward more than one requirement are indicated by a "/" (slash) in the category column, indicating which categories the course will satisfy.
 
Published: Jan 30, 2023 10:57:08