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  • Emphasis in Writing
  • English

  • Fall 2013 Undergraduate Catalog - Official

    B.A. Degree in English - Writing Emphasis (120 Credits)

    Core Requirements

    The core is required of all students who seek the B.A. Degree or the B.S. Degree in English. Students must select the Emphasis in Literature or Emphasis in Writing in order to complete the English major. English 200 is a prerequisite for all Core.

    ENGL 211 Major British Writers I (4)
    ENGL 212 Major British Writers II (4)
    ENGL 314 Topics in Shakespeare (3)
    ENGL 314T Shakespeare: Theory (1)
    ENGL 371 Survey of American Literature I (4)
    ENGL 372 Survey of American Literature II (4)


    Students must take twelve credits in English courses which have a writing emphasis. Select from the following courses:

    ENGL 285 Scriptwriting (4)
    ENGL 286 Writing for the Workplace (3)
    ENGL 288 Introduction to Creative Writing (3)
    ENGL 354 Non Fiction Writing (3)
    ENGL 387 Technical Report Writing (4)
    ENGL 388 Creative Writing (3)
    ENGL 395 Theory and Methods of Tutoring (3)
    ENGL 469 Internship (1-12)
    ENGL 487 Advanced Technical Report Writing (4)
    ENGL 488 Advanced Creative Writing (4)

    Restricted Electives

    Students must take a minimum of four credits in literature electives at the 300 or 400 level.