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Communication and Media Studies Minor

Associate of Arts in English

Total credit hours: 60

Required Curriculum

Core and General Education for Associate of Arts degree (36 credit hours)

English (24 credit hours)
Choose two of the following: (6 credit hours)
ENG 300 – Foundations of Western Literature
ENG 301 – Studies in English Literature I
ENG 302 – Studies in English Literature II
ENG 303 – Studies in American Literature I
ENG 304 – Studies in American Literature II
ENG 315 – Studies in Nonwestern Literature

Choose two of the following: (6 credit hours)
ENG 220 – Structures of the English Language
ENG 316 – Foundations of Rhetoric
ENG 351 – Media Writing
ENG 352 – Professional Writing

Choose two of the following: (6 credit hours)
ENG 401 – Studies in Fiction
ENG 402 – Studies in Drama
ENG 403 – Studies in Poetry
ENG 405 – Shakespeare
ENG 410 – Studies in Film
ENG 411 – Single Author Study
ENG 440 – Studies in Rhetoric

Any 2 other ENG courses at 200-400 level*

*A 200-level literature course designated for general education may be used for both general education and major requirement, in which case, a student would need an additional 3 hours of elective credit to total 60 hours.

 

Bachelor of Arts in English

Total credit hours: 120

Required Curriculum

Core and General Education for Bachelor of Arts degree (53-54 credit hours)

English (39 credit hours)
Each of the following:
ENG 220 – Structures of the English Language
ENG 316 – Foundations of Rhetoric
ENG 390 – Approaches to Literary Theory
ENG 490 – Capstone: Senior Research

Two of the following:
(One of these may be used to fulfill both the general education literature requirement and the major requirement)
ENG 200 – Introduction to Literature
ENG 211 – Postcolonial Literature
ENG 212 – Gender and Literature
ENG 213 – Multiethnic U.S. Literature
ENG 214 – Ecology and Literature

Three of the following:
ENG 300 – Foundations of Western Literature
ENG 301 – Studies in English Literature I
ENG 302 – Studies in English Literature II
ENG 303 – Studies in American Literature I
ENG 304 – Studies in American Literature II
ENG 315 – Studies in Nonwestern Literature

One of the following:
ENG 351 – Media Writing
ENG 352 – Professional Writing
ENG 313 – Theoretical Approaches to Writing, Reading, and the Teaching of Writing

Three of the following:
ENG 401 – Studies in Fiction
ENG 402 – Studies in Drama
ENG 403 – Studies in Poetry
ENG 405 – Shakespeare
ENG 440 – Studies in Rhetoric
ENG 410 – Studies in Film
ENG 411 – Single Author Study

 

Electives (27-31 hours)