English Transfer Guide

  • North Hennepin Community College Creative Writing AFA

    to MSUM English BA with Emphasis in Writing

    Quick Facts: College credits applied = 60
    Gen Ed/ LASC goal areas & credits remaining = 9
    Other requirements = 51

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    MN Transfer Curriculum / Liberal Arts and Sciences Curriculum (LASC)

    Goal Area Requirement NHCC Courses Goal MSUM Equivalent
    Oral & Written Communication ENGL 1200 Gateway College Writing OR
    ENGL 1201 College Writing I (4 cr)
    1 ENGL 101 English Composition I
    ENGL 1202 College Writing II (2 cr) 1 MnTC Goal Area 1
    COMM 1010 Fundamentals Pub Speaking*(3 cr) OR
    COMM 1110 Prin Interpersonal Comm OR
    COMM 1210 Small Group Communication
    1 (Met) COMM 100 English Composition I
    MnTC Goal Area 1
    Additional Courses Needed in Goal Areas to Fulfill 42 Credits Total for Liberal Arts and Sciences Curriculum (LASC) Credits needed to complete LASC requirements = 9 cr in addition to those earned with AFA
    Requirements for Major NHCC Course Recommendations Goal If Applicable MSUM Equivalent
    Program Courses ENGL 1250 Magazine Workshop (2) 6 Elective
    ENGL 1900 Intro to Creative Writing (3) 6 ENGL 288 Intro to Creative Writing (Category III Elective)
    Capstone ENGL 2960 Creative Writing Capstone (1)   Elective
    Electives: Creative Writing (9 cr) ENGL 2010 Writing Creative Non-Fiction & Memoir OR 6 Elective Category V
    ENGL 2020 Writing Stories OR 6 Elective Category III
    ENGL 2030 Writing Poetry OR 6 Elective Category III
    ENGL 2500 Playwriting OR 6 ENGL 285 Scriptwriting (Elective Category V)
    TFT 1280 Intro to Screenwriting OR 6 Elective Category V
    TFT 2500 Playwriting 6 Elective Category V
    Electives: Literature (12 cr) ENGL 1140 Professional Writing 6 **ENGL 286 Writing in Workplace (Elective Category III)
    ENGL 1150 Intro to Literature* (3) 6 *ENGL 300 Intro to Literary Studies*
    Recommended:
    ENGL 1940 Technical Writing (3)
     
    **ENGL 286 Writing in Workplace (Elective Category III or VI)
    (Elective Category III or Category VI)
    ENGL 1950 Graphic Novels (3) 6 Elective Category VI
    **ENGL 2270 Modern American Lit (3) 6 ENGL 323 20th-21st century Amer Lit (Elective Category VI)
    ENGL 2300 Children’s Lit (3) 6, 7 Elective Category VI
    ENGL 2310 Amer Short Story (3) 6 ENGL 183 Intro to Amer Short Story (Elective)
    ENGL 2330 Hmong American Lit (3) 6, 7 Elective Category VI
    ENGL 2340 Nature in Literature (3) 6, 10 Elective Category VI
    ENGL 2350 Women & Lit (3) 6, 7 ENGL 246 Images of Women in Lit (Elective)
    ENGL 2360 Global Literary Perspectives (3) 6, 8 Elective Category VI
    ENGL 2370 African American Lit (3) 6, 7 ENGL 356 African Amer Lit (Elective Category VI)
    ENGL 2380 American Indian Lit (3) 6, 7 ENGL 352 Native Amer Lit (Elective Category VI)
    ENGL 2390 Amer Working Class Literature 6, 9 Elective Category VI
    *ENGL 2450 Survey Amer Lit I* (3) 6, 7 *ENGL 371 Survey of Amer Lit I
    **ENGL 2460 Survey Amer Lit II (3) 6, 7 **ENGL 372 Survey of Amer Lit II
    *ENGL 2550 Survey Brit Lit I* 6, 8 *ENGL 311 Major British Writers I
    **ENGL 2560 Survey of Brit Lit II 6, 8 **ENGL 312 Major Brit Writer II
    *ENGL 2580 Shakespeare’s Plays*(3) 6, 8 *ENGL 314 Topics in Shakespeare
    **ENGL 2900 Fantasy Literature 6, 7 **ENGL 390 Special Topics
    **ENGL 2950 Mystery & Detective Fiction 6, 9 **ENGL 390 Special Topics (Elective Category VI)
    Other Literature program electives   (Electives)

    * Recommended courses because they fulfill a requirement at MSUM.

    **Equivalent to a restricted elective for the major.

    Requirements Remaining to take at MSUM (51 cr)

    Core Requirements:

    • ENGL 380 World Literature (3)
    • ENGL 487 Advanced Tech Report Writing (3) OR
    • ENGL 488 Advance Creative Writing (3)
    • Restricted Elective Category II (0-3)
    • Restricted Elective Category IV (3)
    • Restricted Elective Category V (6-9)
    • Restricted Elective Category VI (0-3)
    • *ENGL 311 Major British Writers I (3)
    • *ENGL 314 Topics in Shakespeare (3)
    • *ENGL 371 Survey of American Literature I (3)

    General Electives: Required to bring the total number of credits for the degree to 120. The student may wish to use these credits toward a certificate or a minor. Consult your MSUM advisor for the best options.

    *These courses are required unless its equivalent was taken at NHCC.