Dual Major in English/Literature and Communications

Core Requirements 1
COR 100First Year Seminars: Transitions3
WRT 101Critical Writing3
PHL 110Introduction to Philosophy3
HST 110
HST 111
World Civilization I
and World Civilization II
6
ENG 210Major Authors 23
PHL 210Moral Philosophy3
Theology3
EAC Encountering Another Culture/Language6
ENG 310Literature and Culture3
Mathematics3
Social Science3
Natural Science3
IDS Interdisciplinary Studies3
Religion3
COR 400Senior Studies: Transformations3
VPA Visual & Performing Arts 31
DIV Diversity 40
English Literature Major Requirements
ENG 218Critical Perspectives on Literature3
ENG 318Shakespeare3
ENG 305Eng Lit Survey I:thru Milton3
or ENG 306 Eng Lit Survey II:Rest-Present
ENG 350Amer Lit Survey I:to Civil War3
or ENG 351 Am Lit SurveyII:CivWar-Present
English Major Electives
English Majors are required to take two Period courses (one of which must focus on a period before 1789), two Topic courses, and two Genre courses.
Genre3
Genre3
Topic3
Topic3
Period (Pre-1789)3
Period3
Communications Major Requirements
CMM 201Fundamentals of Speech3
CMM 205Intro to Video Production3
CMM 226Introduction to Film Studies3
CMM 250Mass Media and Society3
CMM 274Reporting and Writing3
CMM 350Communication Ethics3
CMM 376Introduction to Advertising3
or CMM 377 Introduction to Public Relations
CMM Elective3
CMM Elective3
CMM Elective3
Free Electives
The remaining 3 courses are electives of the student's choice. A student may concentrate electives in one program in order to fulfill a minor, or a variety of courses may be taken from departments throughout the college. Students who have not fulfilled the VPA requirement through their major coursework or by other means will need to complete a VPA-designated course as a free elective.
Free Elective3
Free Elective3
Free Elective3
Total Credit Hours121
1

Some Core requirements may be fulfilled by major requirements.

2

ENG students must NOT take ENG 210: Major Authors Shakespeare. Their Shakespeare requirement is fulfilled by ENG 318. They must choose a different Major Author for ENG 210.

3

VPA is a 1 credit requirement in the Core that can be fulfilled by completing a 1-credit Music course or earning a VPA credit by other approved means such as participation in a performance. Students completing this dual major will fulfill the VPA requirement with a CRW course.

4

Students satisfy this requirement by taking any DIV-designated course. This course may otherwise fulfill a requirement in any part of one's undergraduate program: the Core, the English major, a second major or a minor, or a free elective.

Plan of Study Grid
Freshman Year
First SemesterCredit Hour
COR 100 First Year Seminars: Transitions 3
WRT 101 Critical Writing 3
HST 110 World Civilization I 3
EAC Encountering Another Culture/Language 3
CMM 201 Fundamentals of Speech 3
 Credit Hours15
Second Semester
ENG 210 Major Authors 3
ENG 218 Critical Perspectives on Literature 3
HST 111 World Civilization II 3
EAC Encountering Another Culture/Language 3
CMM 250 Mass Media and Society 3
 Credit Hours15
Sophomore Year
First Semester
PHL 110 Introduction to Philosophy 3
Math/Natural Science 3
Theology 3
ENG 305 Eng Lit Survey I:thru Milton 3
CMM 274 Reporting and Writing 3
 Credit Hours15
Second Semester
PHL 210 Moral Philosophy 3
Math/Natural Science 3
Social Science 3
ENG 351 Am Lit SurveyII:CivWar-Present 3
CMM 205 Intro to Video Production 3
 Credit Hours15
Junior Year
First Semester
ENG 310 Literature and Culture 3
IDS Interdisciplinary Studies 3
ENG P/T/G Elective 1 3
CMM 376
Introduction to Advertising
or Introduction to Public Relations
3
CMM Elective 3
 Credit Hours15
Second Semester
ENG 318 Shakespeare 3
ENG P/T/G Elective 1 3
ENG P/T/G Elective 1 3
CMM 226 Introduction to Film Studies 3
Elective 3
 Credit Hours15
Senior Year
First Semester
Religion 3
ENG P/T/G Elective 1 3
ENG P/T/G Elective 1 3
CMM 350 Communication Ethics 3
CMM Elective 3
 Credit Hours15
Second Semester
COR 400 Senior Studies: Transformations 3
ENG P/T/G Elective 1 3
CMM Elective 3
Elective 3
Elective 3
 Credit Hours15
 Total Credit Hours120
1

 Period/Topic/Genre