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Updated 2012-2013 Undergraduate and Graduate Academic Catalog

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English, B.A. major

Required Credits: 54
Required GPA: 2.25

I REQUIRED COURSES

COMPLETE THE FOLLOWING COURSES:

II REQUIRED LITERATURE ELECTIVES

Select 15 semester credits from the following courses;
at least 6 credits must be at the 4000 level.

III REQUIRED CONCENTRATION

Complete the courses in one of the following
concentrations:

A. LITERATURE:SELECT AN ADDITIONAL 15 CREDITS FROM
ENGLISH DEPARTMENT LITERATURE COURSES, PHIL 2240 Aesthetics (3 credits),
PHIL 2310 Philosophy in Literature (3 credits), MODERN LANGUAGES DEPARTMENT LITERATURES
IN TRANSLATION, THSP4300.

B. LANGUAGES: SELECT 15 CREDITS IN LANGUAGE COURSES
(SPAN, GER, ML etc.), AT LEAST 12 CREDITS IN A
SINGLE LANGUAGE PLUS 3 ADDITIONAL CREDITS IN THE
SAME LANGUAGE, ANOTHER LANGUAGE OR A MODERN
LANGUAGES DEPARTMENT CULTURAL STUDIES OR LITERATURE
COURSE.

C. HUMANITIES: SELECT AT LEAST 15 CREDITS IN HISTORY
AND/OR PHILOSOPHY COURSES AND/OR ML 3430 LINGUISTICS

D. WRITING: SELECT AT LEAST 15 CREDITS IN WRITING
COURSES AT THE 2000 LEVEL OR ABOVE

E. CULTURAL STUDIES: SELECT AT LEAST 15 CREDITS IN
COURSES IN WOMEN'S STUDIES, AND/OR INTERNATIONAL
STUDIES, AND/ OR INDIAN STUDIES.

F. COMPLETE ANY MINOR OR A SECOND MAJOR, MINIMUM 15
CREDITS. IF A MINOR IS TAKEN THAT IS LESS THAN 15
CREDITS, ADDITIONAL CREDITS MUST BE TAKEN, WITH CONSENT
OF ADVISOR, IN THE SAME OR A RELATED DISCIPLINE.

SUGGESTED SEMESTER SCHEDULE FOR ENGLISH MAJOR, B.A.

The following is a list of suggested English Major, B.A. courses arranged by year. This schedule is intended to help students plan their courses in an orderly fashion; however, these are only suggestions and this schedule is flexible.

Freshman

  • Liberal Education requirements

Sophomore

Junior

Senior