Major in English

(Minimum at Elms College: 15 credits/Minimum GPA: 2.0)
All courses carry 3 credits, unless otherwise indicated.

Major Requirements (30 credits):

ENG 133 Critical Approaches to Literature
ENG 201 World Literature I
ENG 202 World Literature II
ENG 381 American Literature I
ENG 382 American Literature II
ENG 392 Advanced Writing
and
Choose four upper-level (200+) English courses (12 credits)

During this course work, the student is responsible for assembling a portfolio of written work representing six of the following areas:

Medieval Literature
Renaissance Literature
Restoration-18th Century British Literature
19th Century British Literature
20th Century British Literature
21st Century British Literature
Colonial and Federalist American Literature
19th Century American Literature
20th Century American Literature
21st Century American Literature
World Literature
Theater/film/television criticism
Journalism
Creative Writing
A Theoretical Approach
Minor in English (18 credits)
ENG 133 Critical Approaches to Literature

and

Choose 6 credits:
ENG 201 World Literature I
ENG 202 World Literature II
ENG 381 American Literature I
ENG 382 American Literature II
and
Choose three upper-level (200+) English courses (9 credits)

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Curriculum and Courses for Writing Concentration

Major in English with a concentration in writing

(Minimum at Elms College: 15 credits/Minimum GPA: 2.0)
All courses carry 3 credits, unless otherwise indicated.

Major Requirements (36 credits)

ENG 133 Critical Approaches to Literature
ENG 201 World Literature I
ENG 202 World Literature II
ENG 381 American Literature I
ENG 382 American Literature II
ENG 392 Advanced Writing

and

Choose two upper-level (200+) English literature courses (6 credits)

and

Choose four upper-level writing courses (12 credits)

During this course work, the student is responsible for assembling a portfolio of written work representing six of the following areas:

Medieval Literature
Renaissance Literature
Restoration-18th Century British Literature
19th Century British Literature
20th Century British Literature
21st Century British Literature
Colonial and Federalist American Literature
19th Century American Literature
20th Century American Literature
21st Century American Literature
World Literature
Theater/film/television criticism
Journalism
Creative Writing
A Theoretical Approach