Academic Catalog 2021-2022

English - Writing Minor

Minor Requirements

Requirements for a minor in English with a writing concentration are 20 credits:

English Courses
ENG 227Foundations in Creative Writing4
Select 8 credits from one set of the following pairs:8
News Writing
and Telling the Story: Feature Writing
Nonfiction Writing Seminar
and Advanced Nonfiction Writing Seminar
Poetry Writing Seminar
and Advanced Poetry Writing Seminar
Fiction Writing Seminar
and Advanced Fiction Writing Seminar
Writing Courses
Select 4 credits from the following writing courses (beyond the required pair):4
The Ethnographic Essay
Business Writing
News Writing
Telling the Story: Feature Writing
Literature, Imagination and Empathy
Topics in Writing
Editing and Grammar for Professionals
Nonfiction Writing Seminar
Poetry Writing Seminar
Fiction Writing Seminar
Special Topics (when designated for writing)
Internship (when designated for writing)
Advanced Nonfiction Writing Seminar
Advanced Poetry Writing Seminar
Advanced Fiction Writing Seminar
Linguistics or Literature Course
4 additional credits from any course with an ENG designation 14
Total Hours20
1

Except ENG 491 Methods of Teaching Reading and Writing for the Secondary School