English & Professional Writing

Students interested in the English and Professional Writing BLS program can review the Curriculum Worksheet below for the Bachelor of Liberal Studies Degree:

General Education Program (GEP)

Signature Courses (6 courses)

1.

PHL 154 Moral Foundations

2.

THE 154 Faith Justice and the Catholic Tradition or THE 221 Intro to New Testament

3.

ENG 102 Texts and Contexts

4.

HIS 154 Forging the Modern World

5.

Faith and Reason Course (pre-reqs: THE 154 or THE 221 and PHL 154)

6.

Any Adult Student Seminar (140 course in any subject)

 Variable Courses (10 courses)

7.

Fine Arts, Performing, Arts, or Literature

8.

Math (see below for additional info)

9.

Math (see below for additional info)

10.

Natural Science (lab or lecture-based course)

11.

Non-native Language or Alternative

12.

Non-native Language or Alternative

13.

Social/Behavioral Science (ECN, SOC, PSY, POL)

14.

PHL xxx (Philosophical Anthropology)  (pre-req:   PHL 154)

15.

THE/REL  xxx (Religious Difference)

16.

ENG 101  Craft of Language

 Integrative Learning Courses (2 courses) consult your advisor

17.

 

 

 

18.

 

 

 

 Overlays (1 of 3 overlays required – please see reverse for additional information)

Writing-Intensive (pre-req: ENG 101)

Ethics-Intensive (pre-req: PHL 154)

Diversity/Globalization/Non-Western)

Major Concentration (10 courses)

19.

British Literature before 1832 or American Literature before 1860

20.

British/Irish/World Literature Selection

21.

American Literature Selection

22.

Writing course (creative, journalism, rhetoric, pedagogy

 

Students may choose to pursue a track in Literature or a track in Professional Writing and Speaking.  Consult with your advisor regarding your major elective choices.

23.

 

Track course 1

 

24.

 

Track course 2

 

25.

 

Track course 3

 

26.

 

Track course 4

 

27.

 

Track course 5

 

28.

 

Track course 6

 

 

Electives (12 courses)

29.

 

Free Elective 

 

30.

 

Free Elective 

 

31.

 

Free Elective 

 

32.

 

Free Elective 

 

33.

 

Free Elective 

 

34.

 

Free Elective 

 

35.

 

Free Elective 

 

36.

 

Free Elective 

 

37

 

Free Elective 

 

38.

 

Free Elective 

 

39.

 

Free Elective 

 

40.

 

Free Elective 

 

 

Total # of Courses = 40 (minimum 120 credits)