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Major Requirements

Summary of Requirements for the English Major

ENG 105 INTRODUCTION TO WORLD LITERATURE*
ENG 290 SURVEY OF BRITISH LITERATURE I
ENG 291 SURVEY OF BRITISH LITERATURE II
ENG 330 AMERICAN LITERATURE I
ENG 331 AMERICAN LITERATURE II
ENG 363 ADVANCED COMPOSITION

Select five of the following**:

ENG 103 ORAL PRESENTATION
ENG 203 CLASSICAL MYTHOLOGY AND LITERATURE
ENG 209 WELSH MYTHOLOGY
ENG 210 STUDIES IN FICTION
ENG 211 INTRODUCTION TO POETRY
ENG 212 TOPICS IN LITERATURE
ENG 215 INTRODUCTION TO SHAKESPEARE
ENG 310 METHODS OF TEACHING ENGLISH
ENG 323 NINETEENTH CENTURY BRITISH POETRY
ENG 333 MODERN POETRY
ENG 334 AMERICAN FICTION OF THE 20TH CENTURY
ENG 335 BRITISH FICTION
ENG 337 ADVANCED GRAMMAR
ENG 340 FILM STUDIES
ENG 360 CREATIVE WRITING WORKSHOP IN POETRY
ENG 361 CREATIVE WRITING WORKSHOP IN FICTION
ENG 365 INTRODUCTION TO CONTEMPORARY CRITICAL THEORY
ENG 366 TOPICS IN CRITICAL THEORY
ENG 399 ENGLISH INTERNATIONAL STUDIES COURSE: VARIABLE TOPICS
ENG 433 NINETEENTH-CENTURY BRITISH LITERATURE
ENG 441 SHAKESPEARE
ENG 442 FAULKNER
ENG 443 MAJOR WRITERS
ENG 448 ADVANCED CREATIVE WRITING INTENSIVE
ENG 450 INDEPENDENT STUDY

*Students may use this course to satisfy Core requirements.
**At least nine credits must be above the 200 level. At least three credits must be at the 400 level. Students may take six credits in a foreign language above the 100 level.