Literary Studies Emphasis

The Associate of Arts degree with a Literary Studies Emphasis satisfies the first two years of Minnesota Transfer Curriculum credits and also prepares English majors to enter a Bachelor of Arts program in this field.

Required courses: (11 cr)

ENGL 2120

Shakespeare (3)

ENGL 2150

American Literature 1 (4)

or ENGL 2151

American Literature 2 (4)

ENGL 2160

British Writers 1 (4)

or ENGL 2161

British Writers 2 (4)

Complete two elective courses: (6 cr)

(Note: Any American and British literature courses taken beyond the three required courses above can count toward the elective requirement.)

ENGL 1130

Literature of Diversity (3)

ENGL 1140

Gender and Literature (3)

ENGL 1150

Contemporary Literary Studies (3)

ENGL 1186

Introduction to Poetry (3)

ENGL 1187

Introduction to Drama (3)

ENGL 1188

Introduction to Short Stories (3)

ENGL 1189

Introduction to the Novel (3)