English (BA) – (16ENGLBA) No New Admits

Freshman Year

Fall Semester Credit Spring Semester Credit
ENG 101 Academic Writing and ResearchH 4 Medieval British Literature8 3
Foreign Language 2011, K 3 History II2 3
History I2, C 3 Math 3, A 3
Math3, A 3 Social Science4, D 3
Social Science4, D 3 Arts and Letters Elective5 3
HES_*** Health & Exercise Studies CourseE 1
16 16

Sophomore Year

Fall Semester Credit Spring Semester Credit
Renaissance British Literature9 3 English Elective15 3
Social Science4 3 Linguistics, Rhetoric, Writing Practice7 3
GEP Natural Science RequirementB 4 Social Science4 3
Philosophy6, C 3 GEP Natural Science RequirementB 3
Linguistics, Rhetoric, and Writing Practice7 3 GEP Interdisciplinary Perspectives RequirementG 3
HES_*** Health & Exercise Studies CourseE 1
16 16

Junior Year

Fall Semester Credit Spring Semester Credit
18th/19th-Century British Literature10 3 20th/21st-Century Literature12 3
Pre 20th-Century American Literature11 3 English Elective15 3
GEP Additional Breadth Requirement (Nat Sci / MathF 3 GEP Interdisciplinary Perspectives RequirementG 2-3
Free Elective18 3 Free Elective18 3
Free Elective18 3 Free Elective18 3
15 14-15

Senior Year

Fall Semester Credit Spring Semester Credit
Author / Genre13 3 World Literature14 3
English Elective15 3 Free Elective18 3
Free Elective18 3 Free Elective18 3
Free Elective18 3 Free Elective18 3
Free Elective18 3
15 12

 

Minimum Credit Hours Required for Graduation*I, J,K, 16, 17** : 120

Major/Program Footnotes

Students must receive a C- or better in any course used to satisfy requirements listed in notes 7-15 below.

Students may use no more than four 200-level courses to satisfy requirements listed in notes 7-15 below.

**An asterisked course may satisfy group requirements listed below only when its content is appropriate to that requirement. Appropriateness will be determined by the English Department, and changes to the degree audit will be made manually.

1 Foreign Language. Proficiency at the 201 level is required. a. Students with high school credit or other knowledge of French, German, Latin, or Spanish must take a placement test to determine the appropriate level for their first course. b.  Students who place into FL  _ 202 or above have met the language requirement and are eligible to receive 3 hours of advanced placement credit by enrolling in the course into which they are placed and earning a grade of “C-“ or better on the first attempt.  c.  FL 202 is recommended.  NOTE:  FL 101 will not count towards graduation unless in a language other than the one used to fill the University’s FL 102 proficiency requirement.

2 History Two 200-level courses are required in History, one each from Groups I and II.  Group I:  AFS 275, 276; HI 207, 215, 216, 232, 233, 263, 264, 270, 275, 276.  Group II:  HI 205, 208, 209, 210, 221, 222, 251, 252.

3 Math Choose 6 hours from the GEP Mathematical Sciences list (at least one with MA or ST prefix)

4 Social Science Four 3-credit courses from at least three of the following areas:  ANT, ARE, EC, PS, PSY, SOC.  Also ENG 210, GEO 220, IDS 401, or STS 402. Choose at least 2 courses from the GEP Social Sciences list. 12 credits.

5 Arts and Letters. One three-credit course from the following list:  All HA courses, all 200 and above REL courses,  ADN 111, 112, 202, 212, 219, 231, 272, 273, 281, 311, 384, 386, 414, or 454,  AFS 340 or 375, ARC 140, 141, or 142, 3ARS 251, 252, 259, 306, 351, or 353, COM 103 203, 213, 233, 243, 303, 321, 323, 333, 340, 364, 374, or 411,  DAN 272 or 295, ENG 282, 283, 364, 374, 375, or 492, FL 216, FLF 318, FLG 318, FLS 318, GD 200 or 342, GRK 310, IDS 496, LAR 444, LAT 310, MUS 180, 200, 201, 202, 205, 206, 230, 260, 306, 310, 315, 320, 330, 334, 350, 360.

6 Philosophy. One 3-credit PHI course from the approved GEP Humanities list.

7 Linguistics, Rhetoric, and Writing Practice.  6 credits.  Two three-credit courses selected from two different areas:
Linguistics—ENG 210, 324, 325, 326, 327, 328, 491**, 494, 524, 525, 527, 533, 534, 535
Rhetoric—ENG 321, 323, 411, 422, 425, 426, 491**
Writing Practice—ENG 201, 214, 215, 272, 287, 288, 289, 314, 315, 323, 350, 381, 383, 388, 389, 417, 421, 433, 488, 489, 491**, 499

8 Medieval British Literature.  One three-credit course selected from the following list: Eng 261, 451, 452, 490, 491**, 509, 510, 551, 578. Fulfills CHASS Literature I requirement.

9 Renaissance British Literature.  One three-credit course selected from the following list: ENG 261, 439, 449, 460**, 491**, 529, 530, 561, 578

10 18th/19th-Century British Literature.  One three-credit course selected from the following list: ENG 262, 362, 363, 453, 460**, 462, 463, 491**, 550, 560, 562, 563, 564, 579

11 Pre 20th-Century American Literature.  One three-credit course selected from the following list: ENG 248, 249, 252, 265, 368, 369, 420**, 448, 467, 468, 469, 476, 491**, 531, 555, 565, 573, 575. Fulfills CHASS Literature II requirement.

12 20th/21st Century American or British Literature.  One three-credit course selected from the following list: ENG 246, 266, 305, 370, 371, 372, 373, 380, 382, 398, 399, 420**, 460**, 464, 465, 470, 471, 491**, 548, 549, 570, 571, 572, 573, 576, 577, 580

13 Author / Genre.  One three-credit course from one of the following lists:
Author—ENG/FL 392, 539**; ENG 420, 451, 460, 486, 487, 491**, 551, 558, 561
Genre—ENG/FL 393, 394**, 497**, 539**; ENG 206, 207, 208, 362, 363, 369, 370, 371, 372, 373, 376, 377, 380, 382, 410, 491**, 563, 564, 570, 571, 572, 573, 574, 576, 577, 578, 579

14 World Literature.  One three-credit course selected from the following listENG/FL 219, 220, 221, 222, 223, 224, 246, 392, 393, 394, 406, 407, 497, 539; ENG 349, 385, 390, 491**, 549, 574

15 English Electives.  9 credits.  ENG 2** or above and FL 219, 220, 221, 222, 223, 224, 392, 393, 394, 406, 407, 497, 539.   FL_ 202 may also be used for 3 hours of English elective credit.

16 Residency requirement:  Minimum of 15 hours in the major at NC State.

17 Grade point average requirement:  A minimum GPA of 2.0 overall and in the major is required for graduation.

18 A maximum of 12 hours of free electives may be taken for credit only.

 

*General Education Program (GEP) requirements and GEP Footnotes
To complete the requirements for graduation and the General Education Program, the following category credit hours and co-requisites must be satisfied. University approved GEP course lists for each of the following categories can be found at https://oucc.dasa.ncsu.edu/general-education-program/.

A. Mathematical Sciences (6 credit hours – one course with MA or ST prefix)
Choose from the University approved GEP Mathematical Sciences course list
B. Natural Sciences (7 credit hours – include one laboratory course or course with a lab)
Choose from the University approved GEP Natural Sciences course list
C. Humanities (6 credit hours selected from two different disciplines/course prefixes)
Choose from the University approved GEP Humanities course list or the following course(s) if completed as part of the Major requirements may fulfill part or all of this requirement:  :  History Group I (AFS 275, 276, HI 207, 215, 216, 233, 263, 264, 270, 275, 276); any PHI course on the GEP Humanities list.
D. Social Sciences (6 credit hours selected from two different disciplines/course prefixes)
Choose from the University approved GEP Social Sciences course list or the following course(s) if completed as part of the Major requirements may fulfill part or all of this requirement: Social Science requirement4
E. Health & Exercise Studies (2 credit hours – at least one 100-level Health & Exercise Studies Course)
Choose from the University approved GEP Health & Exercise Studies course list.
F. Additional Breadth – (3 credit hours to be selected from the following checked University approved GEP course lists)
Mathematical Sciences/Natural Sciences/Engineering
G. Interdisciplinary Perspectives (5-6 credit hours)
Choose from the University approved GEP Interdisciplinary Perspectives course list
H. Introduction to Writing (4 credit hours satisfied by completing ENG 101 with a C- or better)

The following Co-Requisites must be satisfied to complete the General Education Program requirements
I. U.S. Diversity (USD)
Choose from the University approved GEP U.S. Diversity course list or choose a course identified on the approved GEP course lists as meeting the U.S. Diversity (USD) co-requisite.
J. Global Knowledge (GK)
Choose from the University approved GEP Global Knowledge course list or choose a course identified on the approved GEP course lists as meeting the Global Knowledge (GK) co-requisite.
K. Foreign Language proficiency – Proficiency at the FL_102 level is required for graduation.

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