Jan 30, 2023  
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog

English, Literature Concentration, B.A.


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(Leading to the Bachelor of Arts Degree)

Curriculum


Freshman Year


First Semester


Total: 16

Second Semester


Total: 16

Sophomore Year


First Semester


Total: 16

Second Semester


Total: 15

Junior Year


First Semester


Total: 15

Second Semester


Total: 15

Senior Year


First Semester


  • Electives Credit: 3.
  • English (approved courses) Credit: 12. 2
Total: 15

Second Semester


Total: 12

Note:


1 English majors meet the foreign language requirement by making a C or better in a foreign language course at the 2020 level or higher excluding Country and People and the Global Studies courses.  Students who have completed the foreign language requirement may take six credit hours of electives in any course at the 3000-level or above.
  Students choose courses from the list of approved ENGL courses as indicated below, for a total of 27 hours.
2

Approved ENGL courses:

British I: Choose one

ENGL 4111 (5111) , ENGL 4130 (5130) , ENGL 4140 (5140) 

British II: Choose one

ENGL 4210 (5210) , ENGL 4221 (5221) , ENGL 4231 (5231) , ENGL 4240 (5240) 

American: Choose two

 ENGL 4310 (5310) , ENGL 4320 (5321) , ENGL 4330 (5330) , ENGL 4340 (5340) ENGL 4712 (5712) , ENGL 4713 (5713) , ENGL 4830 (5830) 

Language: Choose one

ENGL 4511 (5511) , ENGL 4521 (5521) , ENGL 4531 (5531) ENGL 4541 (5541) , ENGL 4561 (5561) 

 

The remaining 12 hours of upper-division ENGL courses must be taken from any ENGL courses at the 3000-level or above EXCEPT core courses. The upper-division core courses are ENGL 3000, 3810, 3820, 3910, 3920, 4121, and 4995.

 

World Literature Option:

ENGL 4720 (5720)  or ENGL 4751 (5751)  (3 hrs.)

Foreign Language 3000-4000 (one composition and two literature courses, excluding country and people courses)  (9 hrs.)

 

Students in the Literature Concentration can also have a concentration in Professional and Technical Communication by using elective hours and three additional credit hours to complete 24 credit hours from the following courses (the nine credit hours from the Professional Communication Core are required):

  Professional Communication Core (9 hours)
 
  15 Additional Credit Hours from the Following Courses
 
3 When necessary, a committee of the instructor of record, the department chair, and the literature concentration advisor will determine if and how courses with primarily Anglophone Literature fit into the existing curriculum for the British/American blocks. Suitably designated courses may be substituted for the courses currently listed in those blocks, contingent upon approval of the majority of the committee.

 

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