Curriculum in English: Professional and Public Writing

Students in this track must take ENGL 2010 (Introduction to Professional Writing) as the gateway course to this track. ENGL 4810 (Capstone in Professional Writing) is the capstone course. No more than 6 hours may be at the 2000-level; at least 18 hours must be at the 4000-level or above.  Effective Fall 2014, students must earn a C or better in any course counted toward the English major.

Freshman
FallHoursSpringHours
ENGL 1100 English Composition I3ENGL 1120 English Composition II3
Foreign Language I (College Core)4Foreign Language II (College Core)4
Core Social Science3Core Fine Arts3
Core Mathematics3Core Social Science3
 Core Humanities (except COMM 1000)13
 13 16
Sophomore
FallHoursSpringHours
Core Literature23Core Literature23
Core Science I4Core Science II4
HIST 1010/1017 World History I3HIST 1020/1027 World History II3
ENGL 2010 Introduction to Professional Writing3Course from Group 143
Approved Minor33LBAR 2010 Liberal Arts Careers Preparation2
 16 15
Junior
FallHoursSpringHours
ENGL 3120 Survey of Rhetoric or 4180 Rhetorical Theory and Practice3ENGL 4020 Technical and Professional Editing or 4030 Document Design in Technical and Professional Communication3
ENGL Elective (2000-level or higher)3ENGL Elective (3000-level or higher)3
Course from Group 243Approved Minor33
Electives6Elective3
 4000-level Literature Course3
 15 15
Senior
FallHoursSpringHours
Select one of the following:3Select one of the following:3
ENGL 3020 Writing in Law and Justice
 
ENGL 4010 Topics in Writing
 
ENGL 3040 Technical Writing
 
ENGL 4040 Public Writing
 
ENGL 3060 Writing in the Health Professions
 
ENGL 4160 Technology, Literacy, and Culture
 
ENGL 3080 Business Writing
 ENGL 4810 Capstone in Professional Writing53
ENGL 4000 Advanced Composition
 Approved Minor33
ENGL Elective (3000-level or higher)3Electives6
Approved Minor36UNIV 4AA0 Creed to Succeed0
Electives3 
 15 15
Total Hours: 120