English Major

45 units

English Core

Literary Critical Strategies Requirement3
Literary Critical Strategies
Literary History Requirement9
Select three of the following:
English Literature to 1789 1
English Literature Since 1789 1
American Literature to 1865 1
American Literature Since 1865 1
American Novel
British Novel
Global, Ethnic, and Identity Literatures6
Select two of the following:
World Literature to the Renaissance 1
World Literature Since the Renaissance 1
Core Texts in Literature 1, 2
American Ethnic Literature 4
African American Literature
Women Writers
Contemporary Global Writers 5
Writing Requirement3
Select one of the following:
Creative Writing: Fiction
Creative Writing: Poetry
Creative Writing: Drama and Film
Creative Writing: Creative Nonfiction
Technical and Professional Writing
Freelance Magazine Article Writing
Composition and Linguistics Requirement3
Select one of the following:
Principles of Language
Approaches to Grammar
American English Language History
Writing 3: Advanced Composition 6
Social and Psychological Aspects of Language
Intensive Seminar Requirement3
Select one of the following:
Contemporary Literary Criticism
Literary Movements
Significant Authors
Literary Topics
Integrative and Applied Learning
Select 1 of the following:3
Senior Seminar: English and the Professions 7
Writing Internship 3
English Electives15
Select an additional 15 units of ENGL courses numbered 300 and above. English majors must maintain a cumulative grade-point average of 2.0 or higher in all courses credited toward their major.
Total Units45