Literature Emphasis

Literature Emphasis Program Requirements

 

I. Thirty-three total English hours required, including core requirements, excluding English 101 and 300. The literature emphasis major’s field program should look as follows:

Core Requirements

EN 301 Critical Reading and Writing (3)

EN 310 Modern English Grammar (3)

EN 400 Senior Seminar (3)

Choose four (at least one from each sequence)

EN 325 English Literature I (3)

EN 326 English Literature II (3)

EN 330 American Literature I (3)

EN 331 American Literature II (3)

EN 360 World Literature I (3)

EN 361 World Literature II (3)

Group A - Literary Forms (Choose one)

EN 337 The Short Story (3)

EN 380 Modern Poetry (3)

EN 381 Drama (3)

EN 382 Modern Novel (3)

Group B - Literary Periods (Choose one)

EN 370 Medieval Literature (3)

EN 371 Renaissance Literature (3)

EN 372 Restoration and 18th Century Literature (3)

EN 373 Romantic/Victorian Literature (3)

EN 374 Modern Literature (3)

EN 375 Contemporary Literature (3)

Group C - Major Authors

EN 345 Shakespeare or another major author course

approved by the departmental chairperson. (3)

One course from the following

Communication 150, 241, and 350; Theatre 101, 103,

203. Students in the Literature emphasis should

consider EN 400 their capstone course.

=33 total hours


II. Within the Humanities offerings, one course numbered 102 or its equivalent in any modern foreign language.

One course from the following: Communication 150, 241, and 350; Theatre 101, 103, 203. Students in the Literature emphasis should consider EN400 their capstone course.