2020-2021 Academic Catalog

English, Bachelor of Arts

Summary of Graduation Requirements

Subject Area Credits
General Education Core 40
Major Requirements 65
Electives 15
Other Requirements 0
Total Credit Hours 120

 
Curriculum

Plan of Study Grid
First YearCredits
BIO 100 Biological Science 3
BIO 100L Biological Science Lab 1
CSC 150 Computer Literacy 3
SCI 101 Physical Science for Non-Science Majors 3
ENG 101 College English I 3
ENG 102 College English II 3
ENG 114 Techniques of Vocabulary Building 2
FRN 111
Elementary French I
or Elementary Spanish
3
FRN 112
Elementary French II
or Elementary Spanish II
3
Select one of the following: 3
History of World Societies I  
History of World Societies II  
United States History to 1865  
United States History Since 1865  
SEM 101
SEM 102
Spartan Seminar 101
and Spartan Seminar 102
2
 Credits29
Second Year
CSC 200 Advanced Computer Concepts 3
ENG 207 Introduction to World Literature 3
ENG 210 Practical English Grammar 3
ENG 286 Writing About Literary Texts 3
FRN 211
Intermediate French I
or Intermediate Spanish I
3
FRN 212
Intermediate French II
or Intermediate Spanish II
3
PED 100 Fundametals of Fitness for Life 1
HED 100 Personal and Community Health 2
MTH 103 Mathematics in General Education 3
ENG 285 Public Speaking 3
SOC 101 Introduction to the Social Sciences 3
SEM 201 Spartan Seminar 201 1
 Credits31
Third Year
ENG 306 Introduction to Literary Criticism 3
ENG 315 Survey of English Literature I 3
ENG 316 Survey of English Literature II 3
ENG 341 American Literature I 3
ENG 342 American Literature II 3
ENG 350 Seminar in Literary Analysis and Interpretation 3
ENG 383 African-American Literature, 1940-PRESENT 3
XXX XXXRestricted Elective 3
ENG 410 History of the English Language 3
XXX XXXRestricted Elective 3
 Credits30
Fourth Year
ENG 412 Chaucer 3
ENG 413 Shakespeare 3
ENG 419 Contemporary American English Grammar 3
ENG 449
Teaching of Composition
or Assessment & Evaluation of Writing
3
ENG 450 Research Seminar and Sr Thesis 3
ENG 454 Young Adult Literature 3
ENG 456
Women's Studies: Myths and Images
or International Women's Literature
3
XXX XXXRestricted Electives 9
 Credits30
 Total Credits120