Courses and Requirements

BA in Literature (EGLL)
36 Credits

ENGL Core (9 credits)
Globalism, Sustainability, & Diversity (GSD) (3 credits)
Linguistics or Rhetoric Course (3 credits)
3130 Survey of Critical Theory (3 credits)

Literature Track (18 credits)
Gateway Course (3 Credits): Choose One
         2230 British Literature before 1789
         2240 British Literature after 1789
         2250 American Literature before 1865
         2260 American Literature ater 1865

Period Course in British Literature chosen from among the following
(3 credits):
         4300 Medieval Literature in Translation
         4310 Renaissance English Literature
         4320 Restoration & Eighteenth-Century British Literature
         4330 Age of Revolution in British Literature
         4340 Nineteenth-Century British Literature
         4350 Twentieth-Century British Literature
         4360 Contemporary British Literature
         4370 Irish Literature

Period Course in American Literature chosen from among the following (3 credits):
         4400 Early American Literature
         4410 Nineteenth-Century American Literature
         4420 Twentieth-Century American Literature
         4430 Contemporary American Literature
         4440 Southern Literature
         4450 Topics in African-American Literature

Genre Course chosen from among the following (3 credits):
         4500 Studies in Poetry
         4510 18th-Century Novel
         4520 19th-Century Novel
         4530 20th-Century Fiction
         4540 Studies in Drama
         4550 Studies in Film & Literature
         4560 Studies in Critical Theory
         4570 Studies in Comparative Literature

Author or Topics Course chosen from among the following (3 credits):
         4600 Chaucer
         4610 Shakespeare
         4620 Milton
         4630 British Author(s)
         4640 American Author(s)

         4700 Topics in Literature
         4710 Topics in Gender and Literature
         4720 Topics in Minority Voices and Literature
         4730 Topics in Popular Culture
         4740 Environment, Literature and Culture
         4750 Topics in Mythology & Folklore

Capstone Course (3 credits): 4800 Seminar in English

ENGL Electives (9 credits)
*At least two literature courses at the 4000-level taken in the Literature track or among the ENGL electives must be before 1800 and at least two after 1800

 

BA in English Literature track on AU Bulletin

 

For more information

Betsy Panhorst
Academic Advisor
panhoec@auburn.edu
9030 Haley Center
(334) 844-9026

Robin Sabino
Director of Undergraduate Studies
sabinro@auburn.edu
8064 Haley Center

Last Updated: November 25, 2013