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.
Backgrounds in American Literature
Backgrounds in British Literature
Upon completion of the English minor, students will be able to:
Identify, define and apply literary critical approaches to analyze texts.
Define, analyze and interpret texts and their cultural and historical contexts.
Formulate and construct interpretive and creative applications of texts in workshops, literary performances, and other collaborative events in local communities.