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2017-2018 Undergraduate Bulletin 
2017-2018 Undergraduate Bulletin [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

English - Creative Writing Concentration, BA

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Program Code: 233*/233B
CIP Code: 23.0101

General Education Requirements (44 Hours)

Some general education requirements may be double-counted in the major with departmental approval. Please see your advisor for information.

Language Requirements (6-12 Hours)

Completion of 6 semester hours at the *intermediate level or higher

Note: Language courses 1010 & 1020 or 1030 are prerequisites for *intermediate level courses.

Language courses 1050 or 1060 may be used in General Education Liberal Studies Experience.

Major Requirements (39 Hours)

2.0 major GPA is required for graduation. Major GPA calculation will include all courses taken in the major department, plus any other courses under Major Requirements. No more than 46 semester hours of courses in English may be counted toward the BA Degree.

36 semester hours above the 2001 level; 24 semester hours must be at the 3000 level or above. R C 1000  is a prerequisite for all ENG & RC courses level 2001 and above.

Literature Courses (3 Hours)

Choose at least one of the following genre courses:

Writing in the Discipline (3 Hours)

Senior Capstone (3 Hours)

Choose 3 hours. (Must be taken during senior year)

Courses beyond the 21 semester hours Creative Writing Concentration (18 Hours)

Honors courses are indicated by section number - 410 on the Schedule of Courses.

Two 4000 level literature courses - (6 Hours)

One 4000 level course - (3 Hours)

If ENG 4550  taken to meet Writing Course above (not just Capstone), then one 3000 level or higher course can be taken to meet this requirement

Minor Required (12-21 Hours)

  • Minimum of 9 semester hours of courses taken to fulfill minor requirements must be courses offered by Appalachian

Electives (12-21 Hours)

Taken to total 122 hours for the degree

  • 2 semester hours of free electives must be outside the major discipline

Total Required (122 Hours)

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