English Literature Minor

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15 credits (5 courses)

Students interested in English Literature may choose to pursue a minor either to supplement the work in their majors or to fulfill the requirements for a related area within their majors. The minor in English Literature requires that students complete five courses for a total of 15 credits in addition to any ENGLIT courses chosen to fulfill the requirements under General Education.

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Choose three of the following courses:

ENGLIT 1012 18th-Century British Literature
ENGLIT 1100 Medieval Imagination
ENGLIT 1125 Renaissance in England
ENGLIT 1175 19th-Century British Literature


Pre-20th-Century American Literature

ENGLIT 1325 Modernist Tradition

Complete two additional ENGLIT courses. Each course for the English Literature minor must be completed with a grade of C- or better.