Minor Requirements

MINOR IN ENGLISH

Requirements (32 units)

  1. ENG 311. The English Language (4)
  2. Four units chosen from:
    • ENG 301A. Analysis of Poetry (4)
    • ENG 301B. Analysis and Writing of Poetry (4)
    • ENG 302A. Analysis of Drama (4)
    • ENG 302B. Analysis and Writing of Drama (4)
    • ENG 303A. Analysis of Prose Fiction (4)
    • ENG 303B. Analysis and Writing of Prose Fiction (4)
    • ENG 304A. Analysis of Nonfiction Prose (4)
    • ENG 304B. Analysis and Writing of Nonfiction Prose (4)
  3. Eight units chosen from:
    • ENG 210. English Literature I (4)
    • ENG 211. English Literature II (4)
    • ENG 212. English Literature III (4)
    • ENG 213. English Literature IV (4)
    • ENG 325. American Literature I (4)
    • ENG 326. American Literature II (4)
  4. Four units chosen from:
    • ENG 475. Shakespeare I (4)
    • ENG 476. Shakespeare II (4)
  5. Four units chosen from:
    • ENG 401. English Literature of the Middle Ages (4)
    • ENG 403. English Literature of the Renaissance (4)
    • ENG 406. Seventeenth Century Literature (4)
    • ENG 409. English Literature of the Restoration and Eighteenth Century (4)
    • ENG 412. Romantic Prose and Poetry (4)
    • ENG 415. Victorian Literature (4)
    • ENG 442. Modern Poetry (4)
    • ENG 443. Contemporary Poetry (4)
    • ENG 447. Modern Fiction (4)
    • ENG 448. Contemporary Fiction (4)
  6. Four units chosen from:
    • ENG 314. American Indian Literature (4)
    • ENG 319. Studies in Literary Diversity (4)
    • ENG 323. Chicano Literature (4)
    • ENG 336. Women Writers (4)
    • ENG 339. African American Literature (4)
  7. Four additional units chosen from any upper-division English course except:
    • ENG 300. English Workshop (4)
    • ENG 306. Expository Writing (4)
    • ENG 399. Community Service Project (4)

MINOR IN FILM STUDIES

The Department of English participates in the interdisciplinary minor in Film Studies. Details concerning this minor are found on page 137 on the 2012-2014 Bulletin of Courses.

MINOR IN SCRIPT WRITING

Requirements (28 units)

Lower-division requirement (4 units)

  1. Four units chosen from:
    • HUM 180. The Art of Film (4)
    • TA 260. Introduction to Theatre (4)

Upper-division requirements (24 units)

  1. COMM 347. Fundamentals of Screenwriting (4)
  2. Four units chosen from:
    • ENG 302B. Analysis and Writing of Drama (4)
    • TA 302B. Analysis and Writing of Drama (4)
  3. TA 347. Playwriting (4)
  4. Four units chosen from:
    • ENG 316. Introduction to Creative Writing: Specialized Genres (4)
    • ENG 317. Introduction to Creative Writing: Poetry (4)
    • ENG 318. Introduction to Creative Writing: Fiction (4)
  5. ENG 513. Advanced Creative Writing: Specialized Genres (4)
  6. Four units chosen from:
    • COMM 343. Nonfiction Reporting and Writing (4)
    • COMM 380. Visual Communication (4)
    • COMM 381. Development of Motion Pictures (4)
    • ENG 315. Studies in a Literary Genre (4)
    • ENG 463. Advanced Studies in Literary Topics (4)
    • TA 465. Ethnic Film and Filmmakers (4)
    • Note: Students are able to receive credit for summer arts courses pertaining to the minor.

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