Bachelor of Arts in English suggested Sequence of Courses

Fall I Semester - 14 Credits

Course Number Course Title Credits
ENG 101 Composition I 3
CEP 123 College and Career Success 2
Social Sciences 3
Constitution 3
Elective 3

Spring I Semester - 15-17 Credits

Course Number Course Title Credits
ENG 102 Composition II 3
Mathematics 3-5
Natural Sciences 3
Humanities 3
Elective 3

Fall II Semester - 16 Credits

Course Number Course Title Credits
ENG 298 Writing About Literature 3
Group 3 Cultural and Ethnic Studies 3
Natural Sciences w/lab 4
Humanities 3
ENG 242 Survey of American Literature II 3

Spring II Semester - 15 Credits

Course Number Course Title Credits
ENG 231 World Literature I 3
Any 200-level ENG 3
Elective 3
Cultural Diversity 3
Fine Arts 3

Fall III Semester - 15 Credits

Course Number Course Title Credits
ENG - History 3
ENG Topics 3
ENG Elective 3
Elective 3
Upper Division Elective 3

Spring III Semester - 15 Credits

Course Number Course Title Credits
ENG 303 Intro to Literary Theory 3
ENG 326 Junior Seminar 3
ENG - History 3
Elective 3
Upper Division Elective 3

Fall IV Semester - 15 Credits

Course Number Course Title Credits
ENG - History 3
ENG - Topics 3
Elective 3
Upper Division Elective 3
Upper Division Elective 3

Spring IV Semester - 15 Credits

Course Number Course Title Credits
ENG - Topics 3
ENG - History 3
ENG Elective (or Honors English) 3
Upper Division Elective 3
Upper Division Elective 3

Groups Course List

3 Credits - History - Ancient Literature
Lower Division: 231
Upper Division: 484
3 Credits - History - Medieval & Renaissance Literature
Lower Division: 235
Upper Division: 432a, 434a, 434b, 440a, 441, 449a
3 Credits - History - 17th-19th Century Literature
Lower Division: 232, 241
Upper Division: 436a (if topic is 1700-1900), 444a, 445a
3 Credits - History - 20th and 21st Century Literature
Lower Division: 292
Upper Division: 436a (if topic is 1900-), 446a, 447a, 450a, 451b, 462c, 462e, 494a, 495c,
3 Credits - Topics - Literature and Visual Media

Lower Division: 277

Upper Division: 476b, 477a, 477c
3 Credits - Topics - Genre Studies
Lower Division: 205, 226
Upper Division: 473c, 481a, 485, 495c, 496a, 496c, 497a
3 Credits - Topics - Postcolonialism, Imperialism, Transnational Studies
Lower Division:
Upper Division: 485a, 486a, 494a, 496a, 496c, 497a
3 Credits - Topics - Gender, Race, and Sexuality
Lower Division:
Upper Division: 427a, 427b, 490a

ENG Electives Note: 30 credits total must be completed in English requirements, at least 24 of which must be from 300 or 400 level courses. A maximum of six credits can be from 200-level courses. All 30 credits must come from classes listed in the groups above. A class can only count towards one group, even if it appears in more than one group. Recommendations as when to take electives are shown, but electives can be taken at any time after prerequisites, if necessary, are met.

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