MAJOR IN ENGLISH (Bachelor of Arts)

A student majoring in English must complete 58 quarter hours in the major, the required cognates, the general studies program, and all baccalaureate degree requirements as outlined in this bulletin. Senior students are required to take the Major Field Achievement Test (MFAT): Literature in English. Students planning to attend graduate school are advised to take the Graduate Record Examination, general and subject (English) sections.
 
Major Requirements:
ENGL210, 211, 212Survey of English and American Literature 12
ENGL234Literary Analysis 4
English Literature before 1800 selected from:7 

 
ENGL344Medieval Literature 4
ENGL345Renaissance Literature 4
ENGL346Restoration & Neoclassic Lit 4
ENGL444Major Author (before 1800) 3
ENGL445Shakespeare 3

 
ENGL324-336 Writing 3
ENGL484 or 485Language 3
ENGL 495Colloquium 0
ENGL496, 497Seminar 3
Electives 26
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58

 
Electives must be chosen in consultation with and approved by the academic adviser assigned by the department chair.
 

Cognates:
HIST274, 275History of England  8
SPCH211Oral Interpretation 4
   or
SPCH242Acting

 


Teacher Certification:

Students wishing teacher certification must take the following courses and fulfill certification requirements as listed by the School of Education and Psychology.
 
ENGL384Advanced English Grammars 3
ENGL374Literature for Children3
   or
ENGL375Literature for Young Adults
ENGL389Writing Theory 3
ENGL395Methods of Teaching High School English 3

 


MINOR IN ENGLISH

ENGL210, 211, 212Survey of English and American Literature 12
ENGL234Literary Analysis 4
ENGL344 to 368English or American Literature 4
Electives (6 must be upper division; 10
3 may be ENGL 374 or 375) 
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30

 
Approval of English adviser required.