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Requirements

English Major:
Total Credits: 33
Required courses

  • ENG 2010, Interpreting Texts, to be taken within the first two semesters of study for the major
  • Two ENG courses numbered 3000–3999
  • One advanced writing course
  • Plus six additional ENG courses, of which one may be a cross-listed Core course (INTC, CUOT, or COWC) and up to two may be advanced writing courses
  • Exit requirement
  • ENG 4001 and 4002, Capstone Senior Colloquium and Orals (two consecutive terms, each earning 1.5 credits) to be taken in the final two semesters of study for the major

Note

  • FYWR 1020/H (or 1010/H) is a prerequisite for ENG courses.
  • At least one literature course must focus on the pre-1700 period (Medieval to Early Modern Literature and Culture).
  • At least one literature course must focus on non-British literature.


English Minor:
Total credits: 18
Required courses

  • ENG 2010, Interpreting Texts
  • Plus five ENG courses, of which one may be an advanced writing course

Note

  • FYWR 1020/H (or 1010/H) is a prerequisite for ENG courses.
  • One cross-listed Core course (INTC, CUOT, or COWC) will count toward the minor.
  • All of the courses must be taken in residence.


Writing Minor:
Total credits: 12
Required courses  

  • Four advanced writing courses

Note

  • FYWR 1020/H (or 1010/H) is a prerequisite for ENG courses.  


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