English (Writing Concentration) Course Plan

Catalog Year 2020-2021

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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 200) 3 credits
Writing Elective (Any WRIT course) 3 credits
Knowing and Being Known (LIBA 100) 3 credits
I Believe (THEO 101) 3 credits
Math GE Requirement 3 credits
Semester Total 15 credits
Cumulative Total 15 credits

Spring Semester

Studies in Writing (WRIT 200) 3 credits
World Literature II (LITR 242) 3 credits
I Believe (THEO 102) 3 credits
Natural Science GE Requirement 4 credits
Introduction to Communication (COMM 100) 3 credits
Semester Total 16 credits
Cumulative Total 31 credits

Second Year

Fall Semester

World Literature I (LITR 241) 3 credits
Writing Elective (Any WRIT course) 3 credits
Language/Grammar Requirement (LANG 340/WRIT 210/World Language) 3 credits
HUMA 290 or Fine Arts GE Requirements 3 credits
History or Politics GE Requirement 3 credits
Semester Total 15 credits
Cumulative Total 46 credits

Spring Semester

American Literature II/British Literature II (LITR 357/LITR 382) 3 credits
Writing Elective (Any WRIT course) 3 credits
Professional Seminar (WRIT 290) 1 credits
HUMA 205 or Philosophy GE Requirement 3 credits
Social Science GE Requirement 3 credits
Elective 3 credits
Semester Total 16 credits
Cumulative Total 62 credits

Third Year

Fall Semester

American Literature I/British Literature I (LITR 356/LITR 381) 3 credits
Advanced Writing (WRIT 465) 3 credits
Bible Elective GE Requirement (THEO 215) 3 credits
Lifelong Fitness (HHPA 120) 2 credits
Elective 6 credits
Semester Total 17 credits
Cumulative Total 79 credits

Spring Semester

Composition Theory (WRIT 350) 3 credits
Writing Internship (WRIT 475) 3 credits
Intercultural GE Requirement 3 credits
Elective 7 credits
Semester Total 16 credits
Cumulative Total 95 credits

Fourth Year

Fall Semester

Engaging Christ in Transition (LIBA 400) 3 credits
Elective 13 credits
Semester Total 16 credits
Cumulative Total 111 credits

Spring Semester

Navigating College to Career (CPAS 318) 1 credits
Senior Experience (WRIT 490) 2 credits
Elective 12 credits
Semester Total 15 credits
Cumulative Total 126 credits

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