Plan of Study

Sample Four-Year Plan of Study for the B. A. in English (Writing, Editing, and Media)—120 cr.

This plan represents one possible curriculum among many. You will have choices of general education electives and electives within your major.

Semester 1

ENG-W131 Elem Composition I (3 cr.)

COAS-E103 Topics in Arts and Hums (3 cr.)

ENG-L202 Literary Interpretation (3 cr.)

MATH- M133/M134 Topics in Math (4 cr.)

CSCI-C100 Computing Tools (1 cr.)

Total: 14 cr.

Semester 2

ENG-W132 Elem Composition II (3 cr.)

SPCH-S121 Public Speaking (3 cr.)

ENG-L225 Intro to World Literature (3 cr.)

PHIL-P100 Intro to Philosophy (3 cr.)

PSY-P103 General Psychology (3 cr.)

Total: 15 cr.

Semester 3

SPAN-S111 Elem Spanish I (4 cr.) 

BIOL-L100 Humans and Biology (5 cr.)

ENG-L358 20th C. Amer Fiction (3 cr.)

HIST-H113 Western Civilization I (3 cr.)

Total: 15 cr.

Semester 4

SPAN-S112 Elem Spanish II (4 cr.)

ENG-L378 Women and Lit (3 cr.)

ENG-W203 Creative Writing (3 cr.)

ANTH-A104 Culture and Society (3 cr.)

HIST-H114 Western Civilization II (3 cr.)

Total: 16 cr.

Semester 5

SPAN-S203 Second-Year Spanish I (3 cr.)

CHEM-C100/C120 The World of Chem (5 cr.)

ENG-L315 Plays of Shakespeare (3 cr.)

ENG-L365 Theories of Editing (3 cr.)

THTR-T149 Theatre Practicum (1 cr.)

Total: 15 cr.

Semester 6

SPAN-S204 Second-Year Spanish II (3 cr.)

SOC-S100 Intro to Sociology (3 cr.)

ENG-L348 19th C. British Fiction (3 cr.)

ENG-L371 Critical Practices (3 cr.)

ENG-W368 Research Methods (3 cr.)

Total: 15 cr.

Semester 7

AST-A100 Intro to Astronomy (3 cr.)

ENG-L495 Senior Seminar (3 cr.)

JOUR-J200 Reporting (3 cr.)

CMLT-C392 Genre Study in Film (3 cr.)

NMCM-N213 Web Design (3 cr.)

Total: 15 cr.

Semester 8

ENG-W398 Internship in Writing (3 cr.)

ENG-W311 Creative Nonfiction (3 cr.)

NMCM-N351 Cyberculture and Comm (3 cr.)

JOUR-C200 Mass Communication (3 cr.)

PHIL-P342 Problems in Ethics (3 cr.)

Total: 15 cr.

Sample Four-Year Plan of Study for the B.A. in English (Language and Literature)—120 cr. 

This plan represents one possible curriculum among many. You will have choices of general education electives and electives within your major.

 

Semester 1

ENG-W131 Elem Composition I (3 cr.)

COAS-E103 Topics in Arts and Hums (3 cr.)

ENG-L202 Literary Interpretation (3 cr.)

MATH- M133/M134 Topics in Math (4 cr.)

CSCI-C100 Computing Tools (1 cr.)

Total: 14 cr.

 

Semester 2

ENG-W132 Elem Composition II (3 cr.)

SPCH-S121 Public Speaking (3 cr.)

ENG-L225 Intro to World Literature (3 cr.)

PHIL-P100 Intro to Philosophy (3 cr.)

PSY-P103 General Psychology (3 cr.)

Total: 15 cr.

 

Semester 3

SPAN-S111 Elem Spanish I (4 cr.) 

BIOL-L100 Humans and Biology (5 cr.)

ENG-E301 English Literatures to 1600 (3 cr.)

HIST-H113 Western Civilization I (3 cr.)

Total: 15 cr.

 

Semester 4

SPAN-S112 Elem Spanish II (4 cr.)

ENG-L352 Amer Lit 1865-1914 (3 cr.)

ENG-L204 Intro to Fiction (3 cr.)

SOC-S100 Intro to Sociology (3 cr.)

HIST-H114 Western Civilization II (3 cr.)

Total: 16 cr.

 

Semester 5

SPAN-S203 Second-Year Spanish I (3 cr.)

CHEM-C100/C120 The World of Chem (5 cr.)

ENG-L348 19th C. British Fiction (3 cr.)

ENG-L315 Plays of Shakespeare (3 cr.)

THTR-T149 Theatre Practicum (1 cr.)

Total: 15 cr.

 

Semester 6

SPAN-S204 Second-Year Spanish II (3 cr.)

ANTH-A104 Culture and Society (3 cr.)

ENG-L406 The Harlem Renaissance (3 cr.)

ENG-L371 Critical Practices (3 cr.)

CMLT-C392 Genre Study in Film (3 cr.)

Total: 15 cr.

 

Semester 7

CHEM-C390 Environmental Science (3 cr.)

ENG-L495 Senior Seminar (3 cr.)

ENG-L354 20th C. Amer Literature (3 cr.)

MUS-Z301 Rock Music (3 cr.)

HIST-H105 American History I (3 cr.)

Total: 15 cr.

 

Semester 8

ENG-L369 Topics in Literature (3 cr.)

ENG-G301 History of the Eng Lang (3 cr.)

NMCM-N213 Web Design (3 cr.)

FOLK-F101 Intro to Folklore (3 cr.)

PHIL-P342 Problems in Ethics (3 cr.)

Total: 15 cr.

Sample Four-Year Plan of Study for the B. A. in English (Pre-Law)—120 cr.

This plan represents one possible curriculum among many. You will have choices of general education electives and electives within your major.

Semester 1

ENG-W131 Elem Composition I (3 cr.)

COAS-E103 Topics in Arts and Hums (3 cr.)

ENG-L202 Literary Interpretation (3 cr.)

MATH- M133/M134 Topics in Math (4 cr.)

CSCI-C100 Computing Tools (1 cr.)

Total: 14 cr.

Semester 2

ENG-W132 Elem Composition II (3 cr.)

SPCH-S121 Public Speaking (3 cr.)

ENG-L225 Intro to World Literature (3 cr.)

PHIL-P100 Intro to Philosophy (3 cr.)

POLS-Y215 Intro to Political Theory (3 cr.)

Total: 15 cr.

Semester 3

SPAN-S111 Elem Spanish I (4 cr.) 

BIOL-L100 Humans and Biology (5 cr.)

ENG-L315 Plays of Shakespeare (3 cr.)

HIST-H113 Western Civilization I (3 cr.)

Total: 15 cr.

Semester 4

SPAN-S112 Elem Spanish II (4 cr.)

ENG-L366 Modern Drama (3 cr.)

ENG-L379 Amer Ethnic/Minority Lit (3 cr.)

PSY-P103 General Psychology (3 cr.)

HIST-H114 Western Civilization II (3 cr.)

Total: 16 cr.

Semester 5

SPAN-S203 Second-Year Spanish I (3 cr.)

CHEM-C100/C120 The World of Chem (5 cr.)

ENG-L348 19th C. British Fiction (3 cr.)

ENG-W368 Research Methods (3 cr.)

THTR-T149 Theatre Practicum (1 cr.)

Total: 15 cr.

Semester 6

SPAN-S204 Second-Year Spanish II (3 cr.)

HIST-H106 American History I (3 cr.)

ENG-L406 The Harlem Renaissance (3 cr.)

ENG-L371 Critical Practices (3 cr.)

ENG-W203 Creative Writing (3 cr.)

Total: 15 cr.

Semester 7

CHEM-C390 Environmental Science (3 cr.)

ENG-L495 Senior Seminar (3 cr.)

ENG-L369 Topics in Literature (3 cr.)

PHIL-P375 Philosophy of Law (3 cr.)

HIST-A317 American Social History (3 cr.)

Total: 15 cr.

Semester 8

ENG-G301 History of the Eng Lang (3 cr.)

ENG-W398 Internship in Writing (3 cr.)

NMCM-N213 Web Design (3 cr.)

ENG-L354 Amer Lit 1914-Present (3 cr.)

SPCH-C321 Persuasion (3 cr.)

Total: 15 cr.