Bachelor of Arts Degree - American Literature Concentration (37 hours)

Degree Requirements

3 hours from the following classes:

ENGL 2410Critical Approaches to Literature

3

ENGL 2420Critical Approaches to Language Studies

3

Total Credit Hours:3
ENGL 2410 is preferred for this concentration

3 hours from the following surveys in American Literature:

ENGL 2450American Literature

3

ENGL 2460American Literature

3

ENGL 2470Native American Literature

3

ENGL 2490Latino/a Literature

3

Total Credit Hours:3

3 hours from the following Language Studies courses:

ENGL 2420Critical Approaches to Language Studies

3

ENGL 3610Introduction to Linguistics

3

ENGL 3980Technical Writing Across the Disciplines

3

ENGL 4620History of English

3

ENGL 4650Structure of English

3

ENGL 4670Sociolinguistics

3

ENGL 4690Topics in Linguistics

3

ENGL 4730Rhetoric

3

ENGL 4750Composition Theory and Pedagogy

3

ENGL 4810Digital Literacies for Technical Communicators

3

ENGL 4830Technical Communication

3

ENGL 4850Information Design for Technical Communicators

3

ENGL 4870Technical Editing

3

ENGL 4890Capstone Course in Technical Communication

3

Total Credit Hours:3

3 hours from the following American Literature courses:

ENGL 3300Junior Topics in American Literature

3

Total Credit Hours:3

9 hours from the following American Literature courses:

ENGL 4020American Poetry

3

ENGL 4060The American Novel

3

ENGL 4080The American Drama

3

ENGL 4140/ENGL 8146American Literary Realism and Naturalism

3

ENGL 4160Topics in American Regionalism

3

ENGL 4180Major Movements in Contemporary Literature

3

ENGL 4230Latino Literature

3

ENGL 4270Women Writers of the West

3

Total Credit Hours:9

1 hour from the following course:

ENGL 4990Senior Paper or Project

1

Total Credit Hours:1

15 hours of additional English electives; 9 hours may come from the 1000- and 2000-levels, with a maximum of 3 hours at the 1000-level