Writing Minor

The writing minor gives students an education based in both English and communication classes.

RECOMMENDED (although not required for minor)

  • *ENGL 2100 Intro to Literature (3)

REQUIRED (12 credits)

  • *ENGL 3200W Advanced Composition (3)
  • *ENGL 3280 Seminar in English Grammar (3)
  • *ENGL 3333 Field Experience (3)
One of the following:
  • *COMM 3230 Communication Theory (3; F)
  • *COMM 4290 Advanced Public Communication (3; F)

ELECTIVES (9 credits)

  • COMM 2210 Writing for Mass Media (3; OSp)
  • *COMM 3270 Desktop Publishing (3; OF)
  • ENGL 2230 Fundamentals of Journalism (3)
  • +ENGL 2231/3231 Newspaper Practicum (2)
  • +ENGL 2240/3241 Yearbook Practicum (2)
  • *ENGL 3245 Communication Ethics (3; OSp)
  • *ENGL 3295 Drama Writing (3; OSp)
  • *ENGL 3360 Technical Writing (3; Sp)
  • *ENGL 3362 Fiction Writing (3; OF)
  • *ENGL 3364 Poetry Writing (3; EF)
  • *ENGL 3366 Creative Non-Fiction (3; OSp)
  • *ENGL 3700 Writing Center Internship (1-3)
  • *ENGL 4110 Technical Editing (3; ESp)
+Course must be taken for upper division credit after the first two semesters at lower-division level.

TOTAL CREDITS: 21