University of Vermont

2013-2014 Catalogue

English (Bachelor of Arts)

General Requirements

Specific Requirements

Thirty-three credits at the level of ENGS 005 or higher to include: ENGS 086 (ENGS 085 is recommended for first-year students planning to major in English) and at least twenty-one credits at or above the 100-level, at least three of which must be 201 to 282 (Senior Seminars). Of the credits above the 100-level:

  1. At least three credits must be in study of the English language (listed in departmental offerings as Category A);
  2. At least three credits must be in Ancient, Medieval and 16th and 17th Century Literary Traditions (listed in departmental offerings as Category B);
  3. At least three credits must be in 18th and 19th Century Literature Traditions (listed in departmental offerings as Category C);
  4. At least three credits must be in 20th and 21st Century Literary Traditions (listed in departmental offerings as Category D).

One world literature course approved by the Department of English may count toward the major; where appropriate, this course may be substituted for one course in the distribution categories. No more than nine credits of Advanced Writing (ENGS 117- ENGS 120) shall count toward the major. No more than nine credits of Film and Television Studies at any level will count toward the major.

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