Minor in English

Students majoring in another subject who wish to minor in English must complete the following requirements. A total of 18 credits is required for the minor.

 

Classes

Linguistics Emphasis

 

 

LING A101

The Nature of Language

3

 

LING A201

Intermediate Grammar

3

 

Twelve (12) credits of the following:

 

ANTH A210

Introduction to Anthropological Linguistics

3

 

ANTH A361

Language and Culture

3

 

ENGL A450

Linguistics and Language Teaching

4

 

ENGL A452

English Grammar and Language Teaching

4

 

ENGL A475

Modern Grammar

3

 

ENGL A476

History of English Language

3

 

ENGL A487

Standard Written English

3

 

ENGL A490

Selected Topics in English*

3

*counts for linguistic minor only when focus is on language

 

Literature Emphasis

18

 

ENGL A201

Masterpieces of World Literature I

3

 

ENGL A202

Masterpieces of World Literature II

3

 

ENGL A351

Poetry

3

 

ENGL A424

Shakespeare

3

 

ENGL A435

History of Criticism

3

 

ENGL ____

Upper-division English elective

3

 

 

 

 

Professional Writing

18

 

One of the following:

 

ENGL A212

Technical Writing

3

 

ENGL A213

Writing in the Social & Natural Sciences

3

 

ENGL A214

Persuasive Writing

3

 

Two of the following:

 

ENGL A311

Advanced Composition

3

 

ENGL A312

Advanced Technical Writing

3

 

ENGL 313

Professional Writing and Editing

3

 

One of the following:

 

ENGL A414

Research Writing

3

 

ENGL A495

Internship in Professional Writing

3

 

Both of the following:

 

ENGL A434

History of Rhetoric

3

 

ENGL ____

Upper division elective approved by the English dept.

3

 

 

 

 

Creative Writing

18

 

Required:

 

CWLA A260

Introduction to Creative Writing: Multiple Forms

3

 

One of the following:

 

CWLA A352

Writer's Workshop: Poetry

3

 

CWLA A362

Writers' Workshop: Fiction

3

 

CWLA A372

Writers' Workshop: Narrative Non-Fiction

3

 

CWLA A382

Writers' Workshop: Drama and Screenwriting

3

 

One of the following:

 

ENGL A351

Poetry

3

 

ENGL A361

The Novel

3

 

ENGL A363

Short Story

3

 

ENGL A371

Narrative Nonfiction

3

 

ENGL A381

Drama

3

 

ENGL A383

Film Interpretation

3

 

One 300- or 400- Literature Course

3

 

One of the following:

 

CWLA A452

Advanced Writers' Workshop: Poetry

3

 

CWLA A462

Advanced Writers' Workshop: Fiction

3

 

CWLA A472

Advanced Writers' Workshop: Nonfiction

3

 

CWLA A482

Advanced Writers' Workshop: Drama and Screenwriting

3

 

One 300- or 400- workshop (in different genre) or one of the following:

 

CWLA A259

Short Format Introduction to Creative Writing

1-3

 

CWLA A260

Introduction to Creative Writing

3-6

 

ENGL A495

Internship in Professional Writing

1-3