Rhode Island College

2014-2015 Catalog


English B.A.

Course Requirements

Courses

CourseTitleCreditsOffered
ENGL 201Literary Studies: Analysis

4

Fall, Spring.
ENGL 202Literary Studies: Theory and Criticism

4

Fall, Spring.
ENGL 205British Literature through the Eighteenth Century

4

Fall, Spring, Summer.
 

ENGL 206British Literature Since 1800

4

Fall, Spring.
or

ENGL 207American Literature, Beginnings to the present

4

Fall, Spring, Summer.
 

ENGL 460Seminar in Major Authors and Themes

4

Fall, Spring.

TWENTY ADDITIONAL CREDIT HOURS at the 300- or 400-level

Cognates

May be recommended by the advisor, depending on the nature of the student’s focus.

Total Credit Hours: 40

Course Requirements for English B.A.—with Concentration in Creative Writing

Courses

CourseTitleCreditsOffered
ENGL 201Literary Studies: Analysis

4

Fall, Spring.
ENGL 202Literary Studies: Theory and Criticism

4

Fall, Spring.
ENGL 205British Literature through the Eighteenth Century

4

Fall, Spring, Summer.
ENGL 220Introduction to Creative Writing

4

Fall, Spring.
ENGL 460Seminar in Major Authors and Themes

4

Fall, Spring.

THREE COURSES from

CourseTitleCreditsOffered
ENGL 371Advanced Creative Writing, Fiction

4

Fall, Spring.
ENGL 372Advanced Creative Writing, Poetry

4

Fall, Spring.
ENGL 373Advanced Creative Writing, Nonfiction Prose

4

As needed.
ENGL 481Advanced Workshop in Creative Writing

4

As needed.

ENGL 371, ENGL 372, ENGL 373, ENGL 481: May be repeated for credit. Students must choose at least two different courses from this list.

TWO ADDITIONAL COURSES in literature at the 300- or 400 level

Total Credit Hours: 40