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Minor in English


Our English degrees provide students with strong writing skills, and a background in critical analysis, the structure of language, and literary history.

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    Minor programs are available for students interested in combining a general interest in English language and literature with a liberal arts major, for those wishing to study technical writing in preparation for a technical, scientific, professional, or communications career, and for those planning to teach at the elementary or secondary level.

    What will I study?

    English Minor with General Interest Option (20 Credits)
    For current information about program requirements, please see current EWU Catalog.

    Required Courses (10 credits)

    ENGL 271 Introduction to Poetry (5)
    ENGL 350 Shakespeare (5)

    Choose one of the following courses (5 credits)

    ENGL 340 Survey of British Literature I (5)
    ENGL 341 Survey of British Literature II (5)
    ENGL 342 Survey of British Literature III (5)
    ENGL 343 Survey of American Literature I (5)
    ENGL 344 Survey of American Literature II (5)

    Elective (5 credits)

    Select a minimum of 5 credits of 300- or 400-level English course(s).

    Contact Information

    Department of English
    203 Patterson Hall
    Cheney, WA 99004

    phone: 509.359.6039
    fax: 509.359.6206

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