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Catalog Year 2016-2017

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Major Requirement

Must be taken to fulfill major requirements.

Major Elective

Must be taken to fulfill major requirements, or replaced with an equivalent course.

Gen-Ed Requirement

Must be taken to fulfill general education requirements.

Elective

Can be chosen from a selection of courses.

See MyGFU for detailed academic requirements.

First Year

Fall Semester

Studies in Literature (LITR 180) 3 credits
Knowing and Being Known (LIBA 100) 3 credits
BIble Survey (BIBL 100) 3 credits
Math GE Requirement 3 credits
Elective 3 credits
Semester Total 15 credits
Cumulative Total 15 credits

Spring Semester

Studies in Writing (WRIT 200) 3 credits
Natural Science GE Requirement 4 credits
Social Science GE Requirement 3 credits
Introduction to Communication 3 credits
Elective 3 credits
Semester Total 16 credits
Cumulative Total 31 credits

Second Year

Fall Semester

Literature Sequence Major Requirement 3 credits
Writing Elective Major Requirement 3 credits
Art, Beauty and Truth or Fine Arts GE Requirements (HUMA 290) 3 credits
History or Political Science GE Requirement 3 credits
Elective 3 credits
Elective 1 credits
Semester Total 16 credits
Cumulative Total 47 credits

Spring Semester

Literature Sequence Major Requirement 3 credits
Writing Elective Major Requirement 3 credits
Philosophy GE Requirement 3 credits
History and Theology of Christianity 3 credits
Elective 3 credits
Semester Total 15 credits
Cumulative Total 62 credits

Third Year

Fall Semester

Literature Sequence Major Requirement 3 credits
Bible Elective GE Requirement 3 credits
Lifelong Fitness (HHPA 120) 2 credits
Elective 3 credits
Elective 3 credits
Elective 3 credits
Semester Total 17 credits
Cumulative Total 79 credits

Spring Semester

Literary Criticism (LITR 350) 3 credits
Literature Sequence Major Requirement 3 credits
Intercultural GE Requirement 3 credits
Elective 3 credits
Elective 3 credits
Suggested Elective: GEED 216 Career Mapping and Industry Awareness 1 credits
Semester Total 16 credits
Cumulative Total 95 credits

Fourth Year

Fall Semester

Advanced Studies in British Literature (LITR 365) 3 credits
Christianity and Culture (LIBA 400) 3 credits
Elective 3 credits
Elective 3 credits
Elective 3 credits
Suggested Elective: Developing Professional Identity 1 credits
Semester Total 16 credits
Cumulative Total 111 credits

Spring Semester

Advanced Studies in American Literature (LITR 335) 3 credits
Senior Experience (LITR/WRIT 490) 3 credits
Elective 3 credits
Elective 3 credits
Elective 3 credits
Semester Total 15 credits
Cumulative Total 126 credits

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