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Minor in Secondary Education

Foreign Language Education

Praxis II Licensure Exams:

Spanish:

Spanish: Content Knowledge - 10191
Spanish: Productive Language Skills - 20192
Spanish: Pedagogy - 20194

Please note: Beginning October 1, 2010, the Praxis II for Spanish students
will change. The new Praxis II test for Spanish Licensure will be 0195 -
Spanish: World Language. It is a 2 hours and 45 minute test. The new
pedagogy test for all foreign language candidates will be 0841 - World
Languages Pedagogy. It is a 2 hours test.

French:

French: Productive Language Skills - 10171
French: Content Knowledge - 20173 and any PLT
Please note: Beginning Oct,1, 2010, the Praxis II pedagogy test for all
foreign language candidates will be 0841 - World Languages Pedagogy. It
is a 2 hour test.

German:

Any Principles of Learning and Teaching exam.
Please note: Beginning Oct,1, 2010, the Praxis II pedagogy test for all
foreign language candidates will be 0841 - World Languages Pedagogy. It
is a 2 hour test.

Students must major in Spanish, French, or German Studies, and it is
recommended that the student also minor in a field taught in secondary
schools. English, social studies, and the arts are common combinations
with foreign languages. An official ACTFL-certified Oral Proficiency
Interview is required for all students seeking Teacher Licensure in French,
German, or Spanish. Certification at the Advanced-low oral proficiency
level as defined by ACTFL is required prior to admission to student
teaching in a second language. See “Department of International &
Second Language Studies” for details pertaining to each of the majors in
foreign languages. Second Language Education Block (12 hours)

These courses provide the requirements for the Arkansas ESL
endorsement. Any part of the block may be met by demonstration of
competency.
LANG 4322 Methods of Teaching Second Languages

LANG 4323 Second Language Acquisition

LANG 4324 Teaching People of Other Cultures

LANG 4325 Second Language Assessment

Updated 10.11.2011