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Writing

All English majors must complete the core requirements as well as the requirements for one of the concentrations.

Writing Concentration19 units
Select 19 units from the following:
(At least 6 of the 19 units in the concentration beyond the core must be ENGL classes.)
ART 120
Introduction to Computer Graphics
3
ART 281
Graphic Design I
3
ART 382
Webpage Design I
3
ART 383
Graphic Design II
3
ART 384
Webpage Design II
3
COMM 302
Rhetorical Theory
3
ENGL 301
Creative Writing: Fiction^^
3
ENGL 302
Creative Writing: Poetry^^
3
ENGL 303
Creative Writing: Drama and Film^^
3
ENGL 304
Creative Writing: Nonfiction^^
3
ENGL 360
Technical and Professional Writing
3
ENGL 361
Freelance Magazine Article Writing
3
ENGL 399
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1
ENGL 404
Approaches to Grammar
3
ENGL 406
Advanced Composition**
3
ENGL 425
Advanced Creative Writing
3
ENGL 490
Writing Internship+
3
ENGL 496
Senior Seminar: Ethics in the Professions
3
ENGL 497
Readings
1–4
JOUR 210
Introduction to Journalism
3
JOUR 300
Editing
3
JOUR 315
Multimedia Publishing and Design
3
JOUR 325
Newspaper Workshop^^^
1
JOUR 420
Entertainment Reporting
3
JOUR 425
Opinion and Editorial Writing
3
JOUR 250
Public Relations
3

**Meets the Upper-division Writing Intensive requirement.
^^If not taken as part of the English major core requirements
+While not required, ENGL 490 is strongly recommended for students intending a writing career.
^^^May be repeated for credit a maximum of three times towards this major.