Academic Catalog 2022-2023

English - Writing Minor

Minor Requirements

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

Writing Core Courses
ENG 227Foundations in Creative Writing4
Select 8 credits from one set of the following pairs:8
News Writing
and 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 Elective Courses
Select 4 credits from the following writing courses (beyond the required pair):4
The Ethnographic Essay
Business Writing
News Writing
Feature Writing
Technical Writing
Topics in Writing
Editing and Grammar for Professionals
Nonfiction Writing Seminar
Poetry Writing Seminar
Fiction Writing Seminar
Special Topics (when designated for writing)
Cooperative Education (when designated for writing)
Advanced Nonfiction Writing Seminar
Advanced Poetry Writing Seminar
Advanced Fiction Writing Seminar
Linguistics or Literature Course
4 credits from any ENG course offering in linguistics or literature except ENG 491 – Methods of Teaching Reading and Writing for the Secondary School.4
Total Hours20