Bachelor of Arts Degree - Language Studies Concentration (37-39 hours)

Degree Requirements

6 hours from the following classes:

ENGL 2420

Critical Approaches to Language Studies

3

ENGL 3610

Introduction to Linguistics

3

Total Credit Hours:

6

3 hours from the following classes 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

ENGL 3100

Native American Literature: Major Figures

3

ENGL 3300

Junior Topics in American Literature

3

ENGL 4020

American Poetry

3

ENGL 4040

Contemporary Poetry of England and America

3

ENGL 4060

The American Novel

3

ENGL 4080

The American Drama

3

ENGL 4140

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 4250

Introduction to Women's Studies in Literature

3

ENGL 4260

Women of Color Writers

3

ENGL 4270

Women Writers of the West

3

Total Credit Hours:

3

ENGL 2410 can also satisfy this requirement

3 hours from the following classes in British/Irish/Anglophone literature:

ENGL 2310

Introduction to English Literature

3

ENGL 2320

Introduction to English 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

ENGL 3280

Irish Literature I

3

ENGL 3400

Junior Topics in British/Irish/Anglophone Literature

3

ENGL 4310

Middle English Literature

3

ENGL 4320

Chaucer

3

ENGL 4330

Sixteenth-Century Literature

3

ENGL 4340

Shakespeare

3

ENGL 4350

Shakespeare's Contemporaries

3

ENGL 4360

Seventeenth Century Literature

3

ENGL 4370

Restoration and Eighteenth Century Literature

3

ENGL 4380

The Eighteenth Century English Novel

3

ENGL 4410

Literature of the Romantic Period

3

ENGL 4420

Literature of the Victorian Period

3

ENGL 4430

The Nineteenth Century English Novel

3

ENGL 4460

The Twentieth Century English Novel

3

ENGL 4480

Twentieth Century English Literature

3

Total Credit Hours:

3

ENGL 2410 can also satisfy this requirement

3 hours from the following Creative Nonfiction courses:

ENGL 2110

Introduction to Creative Nonfiction Writing

3

ENGL 3130

American Nonfiction

3

ENGL 3150

Form and Style in Creative Nonfiction

3

ENGL 4820

Autobiography

3

ENGL 4840

Travel Writing

3

ENGL 4860

Modern Familiar Essay

3

Total Credit Hours:

3

15 hours from the following Language Studies courses:

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:

15

1-3 hours of the following:

ENGL 4800

English Internship (three hours is preferred)

1 - 3

ENGL 4880

Community Service Writing

3

Total Credit Hours:

1-3

6 hours additional electives in English at any level