English Major — B.A.

Summary

English B.A. Major Requirements36-48
Integrative Core Curriculum Requirements 129-41
Electives31-55
Total Credits120
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 See Integrative Core Curriculum requirements, with information about the H&S CLA requirement.

 Degree Requirements

INTRODUCTORY COURSES
ENGL 11300Introduction to Poetry3
ENGL 20100Approaches to Literary Study3
ENGL 21900Shakespeare3
PERIODS OF LITERATURE BEFORE 1900
Select three of the following:9
Medieval Literature
Renaissance Literature
Renaissance Drama
The Enlightenment (1660-1770)
Romantic-Victorian Literature
Nineteenth-Century British Novel
Great American Writers before 1890
LITERATURE OF THE 20TH AND 21ST CENTURIES
Select one of the following:3
Contemporary British Fiction
Modern and Contemporary American Drama
Dramatic Literature II
Great American Writers after 1890
Imagining Herself: Women's Autobiography
Irish Literature
Twentieth-Century British Novel
ENGL 382xx
Studies in Modern Literature
Modern British Women Writers
WORLD AND MULTICULTURAL LITERATURE
Select one of the following:3
Jewish-American Writers
Black Women Writers
Survey of African American Literature
Ancient Literature
Studies in Multicultural American Literature
ENGL 386xx
Studies in Indian Literature
ENGLISH ELECTIVES 1
ENGL xxxxxEnglish elective3
ENGL 3xxxx-ENGL 4xxxxxAny ENGL course at level 3 or 46
ENGL 4xxxxAny ENGL course at level 43
FOREIGN LANGUAGE
Foreign language through the intermediate level or demonstrated equivalent proficiency.0-12
Total Credits36-48
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ENGL 49500 and ENGL 49900 may be taken only once for credit toward the English major; ENGL 49802 may not be counted toward the major.