English Major Requirements 2014-15

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English Core (24 credits)

Course Number Course Name Course Hours
ENG-2230 Advanced Composition 3
LIT-1990 First-Year Seminar 3
LIT-2090 Literary Analysis 3
LIT-2390 Survey of American Literature to 1900 3
LIT-2430 Survey of British Literature to 1800 3
LIT-2440 Survey of British Literature to 1800 to Present 3
LIT-3350 Shakespeare 3
*LIT-4220 English Seminar 3

Studies in Modern Literature: Two Courses

Course Number Course Name Course Hours
LIT-3380 Contemporary British Literature 3
LIT-3400 Contemporary Studies in World Literature 3
LIT-3510 Modern American Literature 3
LIT-4510 Recent American Literature 3

Historical Studies in English: Two Courses

Course Number Course Name Course Hours
ENG-3060 The English Language 3
LIT-3170 American Literature: 1820 – 1865 3
LIT-3180 American Literature: 1865 – 1914 3
LIT-3320 Renaissance Literature 3
LIT-3330 18th Century British Literature 3
LIT-3340 British Romantic and Victorian Literature 3
LIT-4450 Milton: Poetry and Selected Prose 3

Genre Studies: Two Courses

Course Number Course Name Course Hours
LIT-2120 History of Literary Criticism 3
LIT-2130 Dramatic Literature 3
LIT-3310 English Novel 3
LIT-3420 American Novel 3
LIT-4310 Literary Theory 3
LIT-4420 European Novel 3

*Capstone Course