Degree Plans

English - Literature Emphasis

Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) degree with major in English - Literature Emphasis
Sample Four-Year Plan (2013-15 catalog)†

 Printable Literature 4 year plan

First Year Fall - Even
EGL    1221    Intro to English Studies (F)
BBL    1013    Old Testament Survey
EGL    1013     English I
HST    1013     Western Civilization I
KIN     1002     Wellness or
                        KIN 1012 Lifetime Fitness        
            xxx3   Minor/Elective    
Total Hours    15

  First Year Spring - Odd
  COR  1002     Gateway Seminar
  EGL   1023*    English II
  HST   1023     Western Civilization II
  BBL   1023     New Testament Survey
  KIN     1xx1     Wellness Activity Course
            xxx3     Minor/Elective
  Total Hours    15

Second Year Fall - Odd
POL    2013    American Government
BIO     xxx3    Life Science Elective
LS      1xx3    Language Elective
          xxx3    Social Science Elective
          xxx3    Minor/Elective
Total Hours    15

  Second Year Spring - Even
  EGL 2223  World Literature II (SE)
  EGL 2393  Advanced Composition (S)          
  LS   1xx3  Language Elective
          xxx3  Art Elective
          xxx3  Minor/Elective
  Total Hours    15

Third Year Fall - Even
EGL  2413*  American Lit to 1900 (FE)
EGL  3343*  Restoration &18th Cent Lit (FE)
EGL  3363*  Advanced English Grammar (F)
LS     2xx3   Language Elective
          xxx3  Minor/Elective
Total Hours    15

  Third Year Spring - Odd
  EGL   3321*  Writing Center Practicum (1st)
  EGL   3333*  Shakespearean Drama (SO)
  EGL   3353*  19th Century British Lit (SO)
  LS      2xx3    Language
          xxx3*   Math Elective (check prereqs)
           xxx3   Minor/Elective
  Total Hours    16

Fourth Year Fall - Odd
BBL    3003*  Evangelical Theology
EGL    3313    Medieval Literature (FO)
EGL    3321*  Writing Center Practicum (2nd)
EGL    3713*  Literary Theory (FO)
EGL    4483*  Sel Topics: Lit (1st choice)
           xxx3   Minor/Elective
Total Hours    16

  Fourth Year Spring - Even
  BBL   4002*  Christian Life
  EGL   4483*  Sel Topics: Lit (2nd choice)
  RPH   3003    Intro to Philosophy
            xxx3*   Phys Sci Elect. (check prereqs)
            xxx3     Minor/Elective
            xxx3     Minor/Elective
  Total Hours    17


Total Hours for Four Years: 124

† This plan is only one possible arrangement of courses that includes all the requirements for the English major – Literature Emphasis.  Please see your advisor to discuss other possibilities.  A variation on this plan is required for students starting in odd years due to alternate year courses.

* Course has prerequisites.  All English course prerequisites are accounted for in this plan.  Please check the catalog for prerequisites for electives.

For those courses not offered every semester, the semester of offering is indicated after the course name.  F = fall.  S = spring.  FE = fall of even years.  FO = fall of odd years.  SE = spring of even years.  SO = spring of odd years.