Bachelor of Arts Degree - American Literature Concentration (37-39 hours)

3 hours from the following classes:

ENGL 2410

Critical Approaches to Literature

3

ENGL 2420

Critical 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 2450

American Literature

3

ENGL 2460

American Literature

3

ENGL 2470

Native American Literature

3

ENGL 2490

Latino/a Literature

3

Total Credit Hours:

3

3 hours from the following Language Studies courses:

ENGL 2280

Introduction to Language

3

ENGL 2420

Critical Approaches to Language Studies

3

ENGL 3610

Introduction to Linguistics

3

ENGL 3980

Technical Writing Across the Disciplines

3

ENGL 4620

History of English

3

ENGL 4650

Structure of English

3

ENGL 4670

Sociolinguistics

3

ENGL 4690

Topics in Linguistics

3

ENGL 4730

Rhetoric

3

ENGL 4750

Composition Theory and Pedagogy

3

ENGL 4810

Digital Literacies for Technical Communicators

3

ENGL 4830

Technical Communication

3

ENGL 4850

Information Design for Technical Communicators

3

ENGL 4870

Technical Editing

3

ENGL 4890

Capstone Course in Technical Communication

3

Total Credit Hours:

3

3 hours from the following American Literature courses:

ENGL 3300

Junior Topics in American Literature

3

Total Credit Hours:

3

Other 3000 substitutions may be available

 

9 hours from the following American Literature courses:

ENGL 4020

American Poetry

3

ENGL 4060

The American Novel

3

ENGL 4080

The American Drama

3

ENGL 4140/ENGL 8146

American Literary Realism and Naturalism

3

ENGL 4160

Topics in American Regionalism

3

ENGL 4180

Major Movements in Contemporary Literature

3

ENGL 4230

Latino Literature

3

ENGL 4270

Women Writers of the West

3

Total Credit Hours:

9

1 hour from the following course:

ENGL 4790

English Career Preparation

1

ENGL 4800

English Internship (three hours is preferred)

1-3

ENGL 4990

Senior 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