Program Requirements Checklist

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    A. Core Courses (15 cr) — all five courses are required

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    ENGL 674 Bibliographic Methods
    ENGL 676 Critical Approaches to Literature
    ENGL 630 Research in Teaching Literacy and Literature
    ENGL 692 American English Grammar or ENGL 592 History of the English Language
    ENGL 643 TESL/TEFL Methodology
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    B. Literature/Linguistics Electives (12 cr) — choose four courses

    ENGL 720 Linguistics and the English Teacher
    ENGL 721 Psycholinguistics (Prerequisite: ENGL 720)
    ENGL 722 Sociolinguistics (Prerequisite: ENGL 720)
    ENGL 760 Teaching College Literature
    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
    ENGL 765 Topics in Literature as 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. Open Electives Choose (9 cr) — choose three courses

    Nine additional semester hours of electives approved by the Director of Graduate Studies in Composition and TESOL and the Director of Graduate Studies in Literature and Criticism. Up to six of these semester hours may be taken outside of the English Department. In addition, with the approval of a thesis advisor, a student may, as a part of this requirement, register for from one to six hours of ENGL 850, Thesis.

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    Total Course Credit Hours: 36

    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 for Literature and Criticism, as well as for Composition and TESOL. You may register for classes online through MyIUP.