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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?

    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).

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    Department of English
    203 Patterson Hall
    Cheney, WA 99004

    phone: 509.359.6039
    fax: 509.359.6206

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