2017-18 Catalog

Publication date June 2017

English Literature Minor

Writing minor restriction

(All colleges, excluding teacher certification programs and English majors: literature emphasis. English education (Early Adolescence-Adolescence) majors may declare this minor, but it is not eligible for teacher certification.)

18 credits

ENG 301Foundations for Literary Studies3
Select one of the following:3
Writing in the Arts and Humanities
Creative Writing
Writing in Education
Writing for Management, Public Relations and the Professions
Technical Writing
Writing in the Sciences
Prose Style and Editing
Literary Journal Production and Publication
Reporting and Copy Editing
Feature and Specialized Writing
Publishing in a Digital Age
Introduction to Writing and Rhetoric Studies
Introduction to Professional Writing
The Rhetorics of Style
Linguistics and Literature
Creative Nonfiction
Individual Projects 1
Seminar in Advanced Fiction Writing
Seminar in Advanced Poetry Writing
Introduction to Teaching Writing
Chinese Discourse
Select four of the following with at least one at the 400 level:12
Intermediate Topics in Literature
Critical Theory
History of the English Language
Introduction to Linguistics
Pedagogical Approaches to Young Adult Literature
The Essay
The Novel
The Short Story
Studies in Film Literature
European Literature in Translation
World Literature
Old and Middle English Literature
English Renaissance
Shakespeare I
Shakespeare II
Restoration and 18th Century British Literature
19th Century British Literature
British Literature After 1900
Early American Literature
Nineteenth Century American Literature
American Literature After 1900
Literature of American Ethnic and Minority Cultures
American Indian Literature
Latino Literature in English
Women Authors
Individual Projects 2
Topics in Critical Theory
Topics in Linguistics
Literature and Environmental Action
Forms of Fiction
Forms of Poetry
Seminar in British Literature
British Romanticism (1770-1830)
Victorian Poets
Post-Colonial Anglophone Literatures
Seminar in American Literature
American Romanticism
American Realism
Fiction and Nonfiction of Richard Wright
African American Essay and Short Story
20th Century African American Novels
Seminar in Literature and Culture
Advanced Study of Women's Literature
Capstone: Literary Studies
Advanced Topics in Literature
Advanced Study of Major Authors
Total Credits18

When focused on rhetoric/writing.


When focused on literature.

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