May 26, 2022  
2016-2017 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2016-2017 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

English: Literature, B.A.


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Recommended Course Sequence

The BA in English: Literature major provides students with an overview of several periods of literature as well as an in-depth exploration of selected areas. Students will be prepared to continue their study in graduate institutions or work in related areas.

No grade below “C” in a course required for the major or minor (including cognates and specified electives) will count toward satisfying that course requirement. This policy does not refer to general education requirements or elective courses.

Course Requirements (128 Cr. Hrs.)


Required ENG courses include three courses chosen from:


These will be offered at least once during any two year cycle. Seven Directed Elective English Literature courses must be chosen at the 300/400 level (21 semester hours).

Degree Requirements


First Semester (15 Cr. Hrs.)


Second Semester (16 Cr. Hrs.)


Third Semester (17 Cr. Hrs.)


Fourth Semester (15 Cr. Hrs.)


Sophomore/Junior/Senior Years (Third-Eighth Semesters)


  1. Seven required English courses (21 semester hours): ENG 235 , ENG 303 , ENG 332 , ENG 401 , ENG 411 , ENG 431  and ENG 498 . These will be offered at least once during any two year cycle.
  2. Elective Directed English courses, seven must be chosen at the 300/400 level (21 semester hours).
  3. CHR 305  ( 3 hours)
  4. Free Electives to bring total to 128 hours.

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