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English Minor

The minor in English invests students with critical and analytical skills that complement and encourage their creativity. The minor also promotes interdisciplinary studies in conjunction with history, education, criminal justice, communication and the sciences.

MINOR REQUIREMENTS

COURSE

TITLE

CREDITS

EN 314

Backgrounds in American Literature

3

EN 315

Backgrounds in British Literature

3

Elective

EN 300-399

3

Elective

EN 400-499

3

Upon completion of the English minor, students will be able to:

  1. Identify, define and apply literary critical approaches to analyze texts.

  2. Define, analyze and interpret texts and their cultural and historical contexts.

  3. Formulate and construct interpretive and creative applications of texts in workshops, literary performances, and other collaborative events in local communities.