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Sir Wilfred Grenfell College (2007/2008)
7 Division of Arts

Bachelor of Arts General degrees only.

Majors are available in English, Historical Studies, Humanities.

Minors are available in Classics, English, Historical Studies, Humanities, Philosophy, Religious Studies.

7.1 Major in English Language and Literature

Program Chair: Dr. K. Jacobsen

The Major consists of 42 credit hours including an English Core and one of four possible concentrations.

7.1.1 English Core
  1. English 1000 and 1001 or equivalent

  2. English 2005, 2006, 2007, 3205 or 3206, 3395, 4105

7.1.2 Concentrations

Students must complete 18 credit hours in one of the following concentrations. Within each concentration, there must be a minimum of 6 credit hours at the 3000 level and 6 credit hours at the 4000 level.

  1. Canadian Literature Concentration

    English 2146, 4950 and 12 credit hours in Canadian Literature from the following selection: English 2155, 2156, 3145, 3147, 3148, 3149, 4307, 4825-35.

  2. Dramatic Literature Concentration

    English 2350, 2351, 3275, 4950 and 6 credit hours in Dramatic Literature from the following selection: English 3021, 3171, 3181, 3205 or 3206 (whichever course has not been used to fulfil the requirements of the English Core), 4302, 4305, 4307, 4308, 4316, 4317, 4836-44.

  3. Modern Literature Concentration

    English 3215, 3216, 4950 and 9 credit hours in Modern Literature from the following selection: English 2215, 2242, 2705, 2805, 2870, 3810, 3275, 3905, 4245, 4246, 4302, 4305, 4308, 4905.

  4. Combined Concentration

    A total of 18 credit hours from English Concentration Courses which must include:

    1. At least 6 credit hours from one of three concentrations (Canadian, Dramatic, Modern) as specified below and an English 4950 project within the area chosen:

      • Canadian Literature: 2146 and at least 3 additional credit hours in this concentration or
      • Dramatic Literature: 2350 or 2351 and at least 3 additional credit hours in this concentration or
      • Modern Literature: 3215 or 3216 and at least 3 additional credit hours in this concentration.
    2. At least 3 credit hours from each of the other two concentrations.