Library Media K-12 Minor Requirements

Minor Requirements - 21 units
LIBMEDIA 3430-3
or ENGLISH 310 LITERATURE FOR ADOLESCENTS
LIBMEDIA 350FINDING AND USING INFORMATION3
ELEMMID 362CHILDREN'S LITERATURE3
LIBMEDIA 434DIGITAL TOOLS FOR LEARNING3
LIBMEDIA 440INFORMATION LITERACY3
LIBMEDIA 451ORGANIZING INFORMATION3
LIBMEDIA 454LIBRARY ADMINISTRATION3
LIBMEDIA 455LIBRARIANS AS LEADERS (Librarians as Leaders)3
Total Units21-24

Please note, to receive Library Media (initial) K-12 licensure with your lincensable teaching major, you need to complete all courses for the Library Media minor plus two practicum experiences: LIBMEDIA 793ELIBMEDIA 793S OR LIBMEDIA 793M .

Students in other majors can earn a Wisconsin School Library Media Specialist license (1902) by taking these courses and additional education courses, a field experience in a school library,  student teaching in two school libraries, a capstone portfolio, and successful completion of the edTPA. They must meet the entrance requirements for professional education and earn a 3.0 GPA on library content courses. Contact the library media program coordinator for more information.