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English Writing

Minor in English Writing

Prerequisites: ENG-W 131 and ENG-W 132

Students may earn a minor in writing by completing 15 credits. Choose 9-15 credits from the following courses:

  • ENG-W 203 Creative Writing (3 cr.)
  • ENG-W 210 Literacy and Public Life (3 cr.)
  • ENG-W 231 Professional Writing Skills (3 cr.)
  • ENG-W 301 Fiction Writing (3 cr.)
  • ENG-W 311 Creative Nonfiction (3 cr.)
  • ENG-W 321 Advanced Technical Writing (may not receive credit for both ENG-W 231 and ENG-W 321) (3 cr.)
  • ENG-W 331 Business and Administrative Writing (3 cr.)
  • ENG-W 350 Advanced Expository Writing (3 cr.)
  • ENG-W 365 Theories and Practices of Editing (3 cr.)
  • ENG-W 368 Research Methods and Materials (3 cr.)
  • ENG-W 395 Individual Study of Writing (1-3 cr.)
  • ENG-W 398 Internship in Writing (0-3 cr.)
  • ENG-W 400 Issues in Teaching Writing (3 cr.)
  • ENG-W 411 Directed Writing (1-3 cr.)
  • ENG-W 462 Rhetoric and Composition (3 cr.)

Students may also take the following courses as part of their minor. However, no more than 6 credits may be taken in courses outside of English.

  • JOUR-J 200 Reporting, Writing, and Editing (3 cr.)
  • PHIL-P 150 Elementary Logic (3 cr.)
  • SPCH-S 228 Argumentation and Debate (3 cr.)
  • SPCH-C 325 Interviewing Principles and Practices (3 cr.)
  • SPCH-C 391 Seminar: Public Relations Writing (3 cr.)
Last updated: 05/18/2015