Double Major Requirements

The double major in English-Education requires students to complete different requirements from the regular English major or double major.

English-Education Double Major Requirements

13 courses (39 credits) are required for this double major:

  • 5 core courses,
  • 5 British and American concentration courses
  • 3 other requirements

 

 

Core Requirements: (300-400 level)

1. English 301: Critical Methods in the Study of Literature.
Majors must take 301 before they take other 300- or 400-level English courses. We recommend it be taken during the sophomore year. In special cases, students may be permitted to take 301 while they are taking their first upper level course.

2. Shakespeare
ENGL 304
ENGL 403
ENGL 404

3. Language
ENGL 383
ENGL 384
ENGL 385
ENGL 482
ENGL 483
ENGL 484
ENGL 486
ENGL 489

4. Women/Minority
A course in the literature of a) African Americans, b) peoples of color, c) women, or d) lesbians, gays, and bisexuals.
ENGL 348
ENGL 360
ENGL 362
ENGL 368
ENGL 408
ENGL 444
ENGL 448
ENGL 458
ENGL 470
ENGL 471
ENGL 472
special topics and major authors when material appropriate

5. A 400 Level English Elective

Special Topics- ENGL 348 (Literary Works by Women) and major author courses (including 379s): if more than half of the material, as determined from the syllabus, falls within the required area, it counts.  Consult your advisor for approval.

British and American concentration (300-400 level)

(Five out of the Six areas. Must include one American Literature)

1. Medieval
ENGL 302
ENGL 310
ENGL 402
ENGL 466
ENGL 486

2. Renaissance other than Shakespeare
ENGL 305
ENGL 310
ENGL 407
ENGL 408*
ENGL 410
ENGL 412
ENGL 414
ENGL 450
ENGL 451

3. Restoration or 18th-century
ENGL 311
ENGL 408*
ENGL 415
ENGL 416
ENGL 417
ENGL 452
ENGL 455

4. 19th-century British
ENGL 312
ENGL 320
ENGL 420
ENGL 421
ENGL 422
ENGL 423
ENGL 424
ENGL 456

5. American Literature Before 1900
ENGL 313
ENGL 430
ENGL 431
ENGL 432
ENGL 438
ENGL 440
ENGL 470

6. 20th-century British or American Literature

ENGL 312
ENGL 313
ENGL 345
ENGL 346
ENGL 377
ENGL 425
ENGL 433
ENGL 434
ENGL 435*
ENGL 437
ENGL 439
ENGL 441
ENGL 442
ENGL 443
ENGL 445
ENGL 446
ENGL 454
ENGL 457
ENGL 471
ENGL 472
ENGL 476

*Content varies. Check with advisor.

Other Requirements

1. ENGL 201 or 202

2. ENGL 280

3. ENGL 487 or Comm 360, 401, 453