Department of English Language and Literature

Programs

Major 

Students wishing to major in English must satisfy the general requirements set out by the Faculty of Arts, and complete forty-two (42) credit hours in English including three (3) credit hours at the Introductory level - ENGL 1205.

Minor

A minor consists of at least twenty-four (24) credit hours in English with a maximum of three (3) credit hours at the 1000 level and a minimum grade point average of 2.0

Currently the minors can be taken in English, Creative Writing, or Linguistics.  For the 2017-2018 calendar year minors in Culture, Race and Resistance in Literature; Dramatic Literature; and English Language have been added.

Concentration 

A minimum of twenty-four (24) credit hours in English is required to obtain a concentration in English in partial fulfillment of the B.A. General degree (i.e., one with Double Arts Concentrations and a minimum of ninety (90) credit hours)

-Further details are available from the Chairperson

Honours 

Students wishing to major in English with Honours must satisfy the general requirements set out by the Faculty of Arts, and complete sixty (60) credit hours in English including three (3) credit hours at the Introductory level - ENGL 1205