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2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog
Oakland University
   
 
  Dec 13, 2017
 
 
    
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog

English Minor


Requirements for the liberal arts minor in English


A minimum of 20 credits in English courses is required (exclusive of composition courses used to satisfy the writing proficiency requirement), with the following stipulations:


 

  • A maximum of 4 credits of creative writing (CW) courses will be accepted for credit toward the minor.
  • Only one 1000-level course will be accepted as part of the minor.
  • At least two courses must be taken at the 3000 or 4000 level.
  • Only four credits of ENG 4996  may apply toward the minor.
  • English minors are encouraged to take advantage of study-abroad and study-away programs offered through Oakland University. The department advisers will work with students whenever possible to identify equivalent courses in study-abroad and study-away programs that will fulfill requirements for the minor.
  • At least 12 credits from offerings in English must be taken at Oakland.
  • Only courses in which a student has earned at least a 2.0 may be counted toward the English minor.
  • ENG 2100   is a prerequisite for British and American literary history courses and the capstone seminar.