Recommended Academic Plan for English (ENGAL) at Altoona

Semester 1

Course DetailsCredits
3
Social and Behavioral Sciences Course (GS)Notes for: Social and Behavioral Sciences Course (GS)

Social and Behavioral Sciences Course (GS)

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
Foreign Language Course (level 001)
4
Quantification Course (GQ)Notes for: Quantification Course (GQ)

Quantification Course (GQ)

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
Elective
3
Total credits 16

Semester 2

Course DetailsCredits
ENGL literature, writing, or rhetoricNotes for: ENGL literature,writing,or rhetoric

ENGL literature,writing,or rhetoric

18 credits in literature, writing, or rhetoric (at least 9 of which must be at the 300/400 level). At least 3 credits at the 300/400-level credits – from either the required or supporting courses – must fulfill a departmental diversity requirement for a course related to race, gender, sexuality, disability, ethnicity, and/or postcolonial issues.
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
CAS 100 (GWS) Effective SpeechNotes for: CAS 100 (GWS) Effective Speech

CAS 100 (GWS) Effective Speech

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
Humanities Course (GH)Notes for: Humanities Course (GH)

Humanities Course (GH)

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
Foreign Language Course (level 002)
4
Natural Sciences Course (GN)Notes for: Natural Sciences Course (GN)

Natural Sciences Course (GN)

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
Total credits 16

Semester 3

Course DetailsCredits
Social and Behavioral Sciences Course (GS)Notes for: Social and Behavioral Sciences Course (GS)

Social and Behavioral Sciences Course (GS)

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
ENGL 200 Introduction to Critical ReadingNotes for: ENGL 200 Introduction to Critical Reading

ENGL 200 Introduction to Critical Reading

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
or ENGL 201 (GH) What is LiteratureNotes for: ENGL 201 (GH) What is Literature

ENGL 201 (GH) What is Literature

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
ENGL literature, writing or rhetoricNotes for: ENGL literature, writing or rhetoric

ENGL literature, writing or rhetoric

18 credits in literature, writing, or rhetoric (at least 9 of which must be at the 300/400 level). At least 3 credits at the 300/400-level credits – from either the required or supporting courses – must fulfill a departmental diversity requirement for a course related to race, gender, sexuality, disability, ethnicity, and/or postcolonial issues.
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Foreign Language Course (level 003)
4
Quantification Course (GQ)Notes for: Quantification Course (GQ)

Quantification Course (GQ)

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
Total credits 16

Semester 4

Course DetailsCredits
ENGL literature, writing or rhetoricNotes for: ENGL literature, writing or rhetoric

ENGL literature, writing or rhetoric

18 credits in literature, writing, or rhetoric (at least 9 of which must be at the 300/400 level). At least 3 credits at the 300/400-level credits – from either the required or supporting courses – must fulfill a departmental diversity requirement for a course related to race, gender, sexuality, disability, ethnicity, and/or postcolonial issues.
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Elective
3
Natural Sciences Course (GN)Notes for: Natural Sciences Course (GN)

Natural Sciences Course (GN)

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
Arts Course (GA)Notes for: Arts Course (GA)

Arts Course (GA)

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
B.A. Requirement: Arts, Humanities, Social and Behavioral Sciences, Quantification, or Foreign Language
3
Total credits 15

Semester 5

Course DetailsCredits
ENGL literature, writing, or rhetoricNotes for: ENGL literature, writing, or rhetoric

ENGL literature, writing, or rhetoric

18 credits in literature, writing, or rhetoric (at least 9 cf which must be at the 300/400 level) - *At least 3 credits at the 300/400-level credits – from either the required or supporting courses – must fulfill a departmental diversity requirement for a course related to race, gender, sexuality, disability, ethnicity, and/or postcolonial issues.
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
400-level ENGL period selectionNotes for: 400-level ENGL period selection

400-level ENGL period selection

Must select one 400-level course in each of the following areas: Medieval through 16thCentury;ENGL 405,407,440,441,442,443,444,445; 16th century through 18th century--ENGL 405,437,439,440,444,445,446,447,448 ; The 19th century--ENGL 405,437,439,440,444,445,446,447,448 ; The 20th century--ENGL 426,427,428,429,431,433,435,436,437,438,439,451,454,456,457,458,461,462,463,466, 467,468,469,484,488,490,493
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
3
B.A. Requirement: Arts, Humanities, Social and Behavioral Sciences, Quantification, or Foreign Language
3
Elective
3
Total credits 15

Semester 6

Course DetailsCredits
400-level ENGL period selectionNotes for: 400-level ENGL period selection

400-level ENGL period selection

Must select one 400-level course in each of the following areas: Medieval through 16thCentury;ENGL 405,407,440,441,442,443,444,445; 16th century through 18th century--ENGL 405,437,439,440,444,445,446,447,448 ; The 19th century--ENGL 405,437,439,440,444,445,446,447,448 ; The 20th century--ENGL 426,427,428,429,431,433,435,436,437,438,439,451,454,456,457,458,461,462,463,466, 467,468,469,484,488,490,493
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
ENGL literature, writing, or rhetoricNotes for: ENGL literature, writing, or rhetoric

ENGL literature, writing, or rhetoric

18 credits in literature, writing, or rhetoric (at least 9 of which must be at the 300/400 level). At least 3 credits at the 300/400-level credits – from either the required or supporting courses – must fulfill a departmental diversity requirement for a course related to race, gender, sexuality, disability, ethnicity, and/or postcolonial issues.
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
3
Arts Course (GA)Notes for: Arts Course (GA)

Arts Course (GA)

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
Elective
3
Total credits 15

Semester 7

Course DetailsCredits
400-level ENGL period selectionNotes for: 400-level ENGL period selection

400-level ENGL period selection

Must select one 400-level course in each of the following areas: Medieval through 16thCentury;ENGL 405,407,440,441,442,443,444,445; 16th century through 18th century--ENGL 405,437,439,440,444,445,446,447,448 ; The 19th century--ENGL 405,437,439,440,444,445,446,447,448 ; The 20th century--ENGL 426,427,428,429,431,433,435,436,437,438,439,451,454,456,457,458,461,462,463,466, 467,468,469,484,488,490,493
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
ENGL literature, writing, or rhetoricNotes for: ENGL literature, writing, or rhetoric

ENGL literature, writing, or rhetoric

18 credits in literature, writing, or rhetoric (at least 9 of which must be at the 300/400 level). At least 3 credits at the 300/400-level credits – from either the required or supporting courses – must fulfill a departmental diversity requirement for a course related to race, gender, sexuality, disability, ethnicity, and/or postcolonial issues.
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Other Cultures
3
B.A. Requirement: Arts, Humanities, Social and Behavioral Sciences, Quantification, or Foreign Language
3
1.5
ENGL 487W Senior SeminarNotes for: ENGL 487W Senior Seminar

ENGL 487W Senior Seminar

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Total credits 16.5

Semester 8

Course DetailsCredits
400-level ENGL period selectionNotes for: 400-level ENGL period selection

400-level ENGL period selection

Must select one 400-level course in each of the following areas: Medieval through 16thCentury;ENGL 405,407,440,441,442,443,444,445; 16th century through 18th century--ENGL 405,437,439,440,444,445,446,447,448 ; The 19th century--ENGL 405,437,439,440,444,445,446,447,448 ; The 20th century--ENGL 426,427,428,429,431,433,435,436,437,438,439,451,454,456,457,458,461,462,463,466, 467,468,469,484,488,490,493
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Elective
3
1.5
Elective
3
Elective
3
Total credits 13.5

Additional Notes

General education courses are interchangeable; students may choose the general education courses they wish to take in any given semester based on preference, availability, and academic goals.

Scheduling patterns vary according to course offerings.

Both US (United States Cultures) and IL (International Cultures) courses must be completed within the degree requirements; these courses may not be used to fulfill the Other Cultures requirement.

Legend

# Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.
* Course requires a grade of 'C' or better.
† Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.

Footnotes

ENGL literature,writing,or rhetoric
18 credits in literature, writing, or rhetoric (at least 9 of which must be at the 300/400 level). At least 3 credits at the 300/400-level credits – from either the required or supporting courses – must fulfill a departmental diversity requirement for a course related to race, gender, sexuality, disability, ethnicity, and/or postcolonial issues.
ENGL literature, writing or rhetoric
18 credits in literature, writing, or rhetoric (at least 9 of which must be at the 300/400 level). At least 3 credits at the 300/400-level credits – from either the required or supporting courses – must fulfill a departmental diversity requirement for a course related to race, gender, sexuality, disability, ethnicity, and/or postcolonial issues.
ENGL literature, writing or rhetoric
18 credits in literature, writing, or rhetoric (at least 9 of which must be at the 300/400 level). At least 3 credits at the 300/400-level credits – from either the required or supporting courses – must fulfill a departmental diversity requirement for a course related to race, gender, sexuality, disability, ethnicity, and/or postcolonial issues.
ENGL literature, writing, or rhetoric
18 credits in literature, writing, or rhetoric (at least 9 cf which must be at the 300/400 level) - *At least 3 credits at the 300/400-level credits – from either the required or supporting courses – must fulfill a departmental diversity requirement for a course related to race, gender, sexuality, disability, ethnicity, and/or postcolonial issues.
400-level ENGL period selection
Must select one 400-level course in each of the following areas: Medieval through 16thCentury;ENGL 405,407,440,441,442,443,444,445; 16th century through 18th century--ENGL 405,437,439,440,444,445,446,447,448 ; The 19th century--ENGL 405,437,439,440,444,445,446,447,448 ; The 20th century--ENGL 426,427,428,429,431,433,435,436,437,438,439,451,454,456,457,458,461,462,463,466, 467,468,469,484,488,490,493
400-level ENGL period selection
Must select one 400-level course in each of the following areas: Medieval through 16thCentury;ENGL 405,407,440,441,442,443,444,445; 16th century through 18th century--ENGL 405,437,439,440,444,445,446,447,448 ; The 19th century--ENGL 405,437,439,440,444,445,446,447,448 ; The 20th century--ENGL 426,427,428,429,431,433,435,436,437,438,439,451,454,456,457,458,461,462,463,466, 467,468,469,484,488,490,493
ENGL literature, writing, or rhetoric
18 credits in literature, writing, or rhetoric (at least 9 of which must be at the 300/400 level). At least 3 credits at the 300/400-level credits – from either the required or supporting courses – must fulfill a departmental diversity requirement for a course related to race, gender, sexuality, disability, ethnicity, and/or postcolonial issues.
400-level ENGL period selection
Must select one 400-level course in each of the following areas: Medieval through 16thCentury;ENGL 405,407,440,441,442,443,444,445; 16th century through 18th century--ENGL 405,437,439,440,444,445,446,447,448 ; The 19th century--ENGL 405,437,439,440,444,445,446,447,448 ; The 20th century--ENGL 426,427,428,429,431,433,435,436,437,438,439,451,454,456,457,458,461,462,463,466, 467,468,469,484,488,490,493
ENGL literature, writing, or rhetoric
18 credits in literature, writing, or rhetoric (at least 9 of which must be at the 300/400 level). At least 3 credits at the 300/400-level credits – from either the required or supporting courses – must fulfill a departmental diversity requirement for a course related to race, gender, sexuality, disability, ethnicity, and/or postcolonial issues.
400-level ENGL period selection
Must select one 400-level course in each of the following areas: Medieval through 16thCentury;ENGL 405,407,440,441,442,443,444,445; 16th century through 18th century--ENGL 405,437,439,440,444,445,446,447,448 ; The 19th century--ENGL 405,437,439,440,444,445,446,447,448 ; The 20th century--ENGL 426,427,428,429,431,433,435,436,437,438,439,451,454,456,457,458,461,462,463,466, 467,468,469,484,488,490,493