Bachelor of Arts Degree - Creative Nonfiction concentration (37-39 hours)

Degree Requirements

3 hours from the following classes:

ENGL 2410

Critical Approaches to Literature

3

ENGL 2420

Critical Approaches to Language Studies

3

Total Credit Hours:

6

6 hours from the following literature surveys:

ENGL 2310

Introduction to English Literature

3

ENGL 2320

Introduction to English Literature

3

ENGL 2450

American Literature

3

ENGL 2460

American Literature

3

ENGL 2470

Native American Literature

3

ENGL 2490

Latino/a Literature

3

ENGL 2500

Literature of Western Civilization: The Ancient World

3

ENGL 2510

Literature of Western Civilization: Middle Ages to Enlightenment

3

ENGL 2520

Literature of Western Civilization: The Modern World

3

Total Credit Hours:

6

6 hours from the following classes in Creative Nonfiction:

ENGL 3130

American Nonfiction

3

ENGL 3150

Form and Style in Creative Nonfiction

3

Total Credit Hours:

6

9 hours from the following classes in Creative Nonfiction or from Writer’s Workshop:

ENGL 4820

Autobiography

3

ENGL 4840

Travel Writing

3

ENGL 4860

Modern Familiar Essay

3

Total Credit Hours:

9

Either WRWS 2050 Fundamentals of Fiction or WRWS 2060 Fundamentals of Poetry (only one of these courses may count toward this concentration in English)

1 hour from the following:

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

12 hours additional electives in English at any level