English Major with P&TW Emphasis

A minimum of 39 credit hours is required in valid English courses, of which at least 36 credit hours must be upper division.

Students may apply for the P&TW Institutional Certificate with this degree (secondary major code 3067).

Course Requirements (39 credit hours)

  • ENGL 3080 Critical Approaches to Literature (3) (early in major)


Professional and Technical Writing (all of the following)

  • ENGL 3100 Professional & Technical Writing (3)
  • ENGL 3140 Professional & Technical Editing (3)
  • ENGL 3190 Document Design (3) (fall only)
  • ENGL 4100 Issues in Professional & Technical Writing (3)
  • ENGL 4110 Content Management (3) (spring only)
  • ENGL 4120 Seminar & Practicum in Professional & Technical Writing (3)


Writing (one of the following)

NOTE: ENGL 3100 fulfills this requirement


Language (one of the following)

  • ENGL 3010 Introduction to Linguistics (3)
  • ENGL 3030 Structure of English (3)
  • ENGL 3040 History of the English Language (3)
  • ENGL 3050 Grammar, Style, and Usage for Advanced Writing (3)


American Literature (one of the following)

  • ENGL 4520 American Literature: Early and Romantic (3)
  • ENGL 4530 American Literature: Realism and Naturalism (3)


American Literature (one of the following)

  • ENGL 4540 American Literature: Modern (3)
  • ENGL 4550 American Literature: Contemporary (3)


British Literature (one of the following)

  • ENGL 4610 British Literature: Medieval (3)
  • ENGL 4620 British Literature: Renaissance (3)
  • ENGL 4630 British Literature: Neoclassical and Romantic (3)


British Literature (one of the following)

  • ENGL 4640 British Literature: Victorian (3)
  • ENGL 4650 British Literature: Modern (3)
  • ENGL 4660 British Literature: Contemporary (3)


World Literatures (one of the following)

  • ENGL 3510 World Literature (3)
  • ENGL 3730 Literature of Cultures and Places (3)
  • ENGL 3880 Philosophy and Literature (3)
  • ENGL 4750 Classical Literature (3)