SCHOOL OF GRADUATE STUDIES


MASTER OF ARTS IN EDUCATION MAJOR IN ENGLISH

Description:
The Master of Arts in Education major in English program is designed to enhance the pedagogical competence of English teachers and instructors in all levels. The courses are designed mainly to hone the student’s English language skills and are geared towards the development of competence in the various methodological approaches to curriculum development and in teaching of the English language. The program is tailored to prepare students for professional careers as ESL educators and consultants in different institutional settings, as well as for advanced academic study in second language and applied linguistic.


Admission Requirements:
1.  Must have recommendation from previous college dean and college instructor.
2.  Must take and pass the entrance examination for the master’s program.
3.  Must have most recent medical and dental health record.
4.  Must have the Original copy of the transcript of records.
5.  Must have a copy of NSO certified birth certificate.
6.  Must have a certificate of good moral character.
7.  Must have a copy of the honorable dismissal.
8.  Must have a copy of college diploma.
9.  One 2”x 2” copy of latest photo.


MAED Major in English Program Completion Time Table
1st Semester, Year 1
2 Basic Courses + 1 Cognate Course (9 units)
Res 101 Research Methodology 3 units
Adv Philo 101 Advanced Philosophy of Education 3 units
Educ 203 Current Issues in Education 3 units
TOTAL
9 units

2nd Semester, Year 1
1 Basic Course (Statistics) + 2 Cognate Courses (10 units)
Stat 101 Research Statistics w/ Computer App 4 units
Educ 201 Curriculum Dev’t, Admin., & Evaluation 3 units
Educ 202 Transformational Leadership 3 units
TOTAL
10 units

1st Semester, Year 2
3 Major Courses (9 units)
ENGL 301 Structure of English 3 units
ENGL 302 Teaching of English as a Second Language 3 units
ENGL 303 Methods of Literary Criticism 3 units
TOTAL
9 units

2nd Semester, Year 2
Research Workshop + 2 Major Courses (9 units)*
*can be taken during the preceding summer term
ENGL 304 Creative Writing 3 units
ENGL 305 The Teaching of Literature 3 units
STW Seminar in Thesis Writing 3 units
TOTAL
9 units

Upon the Completion of All Academic Requirements (37 units):
COMPREHENSIVE EXAMINATION
Thesis Writing
6 units
NB.: A Student CANNOT take the Comprehensive Examination without passing ALL 37 academic units. Thesis Writing can be enrolled only after passing the Comprehensive Examination.
Bridging Courses**
for NON-EDUCATION GRADUATES

**bridging courses are made available under special arrangement
SUMMARY OF REQUIRED COURSES
Child & Adolescent Development 3 units Basic Courses 10 units
Principles of Teaching 3 units Cognate Courses 9 units
Assessment of Learning 3 units Majors Courses 15 units
The Teaching Profession 3 units Research Workshop 3 units
Thesis Writing 6 units
TOTAL UNITS NEEDED TO GRADUATE
43 units


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