2011-2013 Undergraduate Catalog

The Department of English, Philosophy and Modern Languages, cont'd

Minor in English

See below for options.
Substitutions must be approved in writing by the chairperson, Department of English, Philosophy and Modern Languages.  WRIT 095 and WRIT 101 cannot be counted toward an English minor.

Program of Study:  Writing Across the Curriculum

Required courses Credits
*CRWR 240 Introductory Creative Writing Workshop 3
LING 210 Introduction to Language and Linguistics 3
LIT 499 Thesis/Capstone:  Portfolio 3
*WRIT 221 Intermediate Technical Writing 3
Total Required courses 12
Elective courses
Electives are to be drawn from among the following list of courses:
CRWR 360 Magazine Article Writing 3
JRNL 270 Reporting 3
*WRIT 220 Business & Professional Writing 3
*WRIT 201 College Writing II 3
Total Elective courses 9
Any course across the curriculum that has a “WR” designation may be counted as an elective for this minor.  The courses must be selected in consultation with an advisor.
Total minimum credits required for minor 21

Program of Study:  Creative Writing

Required courses Credits
*CRWR 240 Introductory Creative Writing Workshop 3
CRWR 310 Intermediate Fiction Workshop 3
CRWR 311 Intermediate Poetry Workshop 3
CRWR 312 Intermediate Nonfiction Workshop 3
Total Required courses 12
Select 6 credits from:
CRWR 360 Magazine Article Writing 1-3
CRWR 410 Advanced Fiction Workshop 3
CRWR 411 Advanced Poetry Workshop 3
CRWR 412 Advanced Nonfiction Workshop 3
CRWR 491 Special Topics 1-3
FILM 324 Writing for Stage and Screen 3
FILM 424 Advanced Writing for Stage and Screen 3
WRIT 498 Cooperative Education/Internship 1-3
Total Elective courses 6
Literature Component
Select 3 credits from:
*LIT 110 Introduction to Literature 3
*LIT 230 World Literature Survey 3
LIT 312 Advanced American Literature I 3
LIT 313 Advanced American Literature II 3
LIT 320 Advanced British Literature I 3
LIT 321 Advanced British Literature II 3
LIT 322 Advanced British Literature III 3
LIT 327 Shakespeare 3
Total Literature courses 3
Total minimum credits required for minor 21

Program of Study:  Literature

Required courses Credits
*LIT 230 World Literature Survey 3
LIT 312 Advanced American Literature I 3
LIT 313 Advanced American Literature II 3
LIT 320 Advanced British Literature I 3
LIT 321 Advanced British Literature II 3
LIT 322 Advanced British Literature III 3
LIT 499 Thesis/Capstone:  Portfolio 3
Total minimum credits required for minor 21

*May satisfy General Education requirements.

Certain courses in this program have prerequisites; students should check the course descriptions for required prerequisites.

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