Program Requirements Checklist

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    A. Core Courses (15 cr) - All Five Courses are Required

    Grade

    ENGL 630 Research in Teaching Literacy and Literature
    ENGL 632 Composition Theory and Practice
    ENGL 674 Research Trends in English
    ENGL 676 Critical Approaches to Literature
    ENGL 757 Digital Composition, Literature, and Pedagogy
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    B. Literature Required and Elective Courses (9 cr)

    Required:

     
    ENGL 760 Teaching College Literature _____

    Choose One Course

     
    ENGL 761 Topics in American Literature before 1870
    ENGL 762 Topics in American Literature after 1870
    ENGL 763 Topics in British Literature before 1660
    ENGL 764 Topics in British Literature after 1660
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    Choose One Course

       
    ENGL 765 Topics in Literature as a Genre
    ENGL 766 Topics in Comparative Literature
    ENGL 771 Topics in Postmodern Literature
    ENGL 772 Topics in Women's Literature
    ENGL 773 Topics in American or British Minority Literature
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    C. Composition Required and Elective Courses (9 cr)

         

    Required:

         
    ENGL 730 Teaching Writing _____      

    Choose Two Courses:

         
    ENGL 705 Language and Social Context
    ENGL 734 Linguistics and the English Teacher
    ENGL 742 Cross-Cultural Communication
    ENGL 754 World Englishes in Composition and Applied Linguistics
    ENGL 767 Research on Writing Centers/Writing Program Admin.
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    D. Open Electives (3 cr)

         
    Electives include three additional semester hours of electives approved by the MA program coordinator. Any MA-level course offered in composition or literature not already applied to a program requirement may be taken. Up to three credit hours may be taken outside of the English Department. _____      

    Total Credit Hours (36 cr)

         

    Course Descriptions
    General English course descriptions are available from the Graduate Catalog.

    Course Details and Schedules
    Specific course offerings by semester are available from the Graduate Office. You may register for classes online through MyIUP.