Catalogue 2021 - 2022

American Studies Suggested Sequence of Courses

Degree Requirements

Freshman Year - Fall Semester

ENGL 132English Composition I

3 cr.

LA 100First Year Seminar

2 cr.

MATH 1XXMathematical Analysis

3 cr.

GEN XXXGeneral Elective

3 cr.

CS 13XComputer Competence

3 cr.

Total Credit Hours:14

Freshman Year - Spring Semester

ENGL 133English Composition II

3 cr.

MATH 1XXMathematical Analysis

3 cr.

PH XXXEthical Perspective

3 cr.

GEN XXXGeneral Elective

3 cr.

HIST XXXHistorical Perspective

3 cr.

Total Credit Hours:15

Sophomore Year - Fall Semester

ENGL XXXTwo literature survey courses from among ENGL 231, 232, 251 or 252

6 cr.

SBP XXXSocial Science Perspective

3 cr.

GEN XXXGeneral Elective

3 cr.

LAB XXXLaboratory Science Requirement

3 cr.

Total Credit Hours:15

Sophomore Year - Spring Semester

ENGL XXXTwo literature survey courses from among ENGL 231, 232, 251 or 252

6 cr.

HIST 25x Courses in American History

3 cr.

GEN XXXGeneral Elective

3 cr.

LAB/NSP XXXLaboratory Science or Natural Science Perspective

3 cr.

Total Credit Hours:15

Junior Year - Fall Semester

ENGL 302Approaches to the Study of Literature

3 cr.

ENGL 336Ethnic American Literature

3 cr.

FILM 2xxOne from among FILM 201, 210, 212 or 290

3 cr.

ART XXXAesthetic Perspective

3 cr.

CUL XXXGlobal Cultures Perspective

3 cr.

Total Credit Hours:15

Junior Year - Spring Semester

ENGL 2xx/3xx Studies in Transatlantic Culture - ENGL 231, 232, 327, 328 or 341

3 cr.

ENGL 3xx Topics in American Studies (ENGL 322 or ENGL 357)

3 cr.

FILM/COMM 3xxOne from among FILM 340, 390 or COMM 324, 326

3 cr.

HIST 35x Courses in American History

3 cr.

GEN XXXGeneral Elective

3 cr.

Total Credit Hours:15

Senior Year - Fall Semester

ENGL 338/411Major Authors

3 cr.

or

ENGL 345Major African American Writers

3 cr.

GEN 3XX/4XXGeneral Elective

3 cr.

GEN 3XX/4XXGeneral Elective

3 cr.

GEN 3XX/4XXGeneral Elective

3 cr.

GEN XXXGeneral Elective

1 cr.

GEN XXXGeneral Elective

3 cr.

Total Credit Hours:16

Senior Year - Spring Semester

ENGL 410English Seminar

3 cr.

GEN XXXGeneral Elective

3 cr.

GEN XXXGeneral Elective

3 cr.

GEN XXXGeneral Elective

3 cr.

GEN 3XX/4XXGeneral Elective

3 cr.

Total Credit Hours:15

Total Credit Hours: 120

Total Credit Hours: 120