English and Communications Major, BA

(PLV)

This major offers students a great deal of flexibility thereby enabling them to design a course of study according to personal interests.  It prepares students for a variety of careers such as law, mass communications, video production, and teaching. 

University Core – (44-55)

Major Courses – (36)

Required Courses: (21 Credits)

LIT 132Introduction to Literary Studies

3 credits

LIT 369

3 credits

LIT One Genre Course

3 credits

LIT 482Seminar

3 credits

or

LIT 499Senior Year Experience:Culture, Creativity, Communication

3 credits

OR2

COM 499Seminar in Communications

3 credits

and

ENG 303Language, Meaning, and Behavior

3 credits

or

ENG 3xxOne Advanced or Creative Writing

3 credits

ENG 304Growth of the English Language

3 credits

and

COM One Communications Course

3 credits

or

MCA One Communications Course

3 credits

For guidance in choosing unspecified courses, please see department chair.

Major Electives: (15 credits)

FIVE upper-level courses in one or more of the following areas: ENG/LIT/COM/MCA/JRN/FSS.

 

Open Electives – (37-48)

Total Credit Hours: 128

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