Recommended Academic Plan for English (ENGL) at Abington

Effective Date: Summer 2012

Semester 1

Course DetailsCredits
3
Quantification (GQ)
3
Humanities (GH)
3
Foreign Language
4
Health and Physical Activity (GHA)
1.5
Total credits 14.5

Semester 2

Course DetailsCredits
3
Quantification (GQ)
3
Arts (GA)
3
Natural Sciences (GN)
3
Foreign Language
4
Health and Physical Activity (GHA)
1.5
Total credits 17.5

Semester 3

Course DetailsCredits
ENGL 201 - What is LiteratureNotes for: ENGL 201

ENGL 201

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Humanities (GH)
3
Natural Sciences (Lab) (GN)
3
Foreign Language
4
Arts (GA)
3
Total credits 16

Semester 4

Course DetailsCredits
ENGL 200 - Introduction to Critical ReadingNotes for: ENGL 200

ENGL 200

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
ENGL 222 - British Literature from 1798Notes for: ENGL 222

ENGL 222

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
or ENGL 231 - American Literature to 1865Notes for: ENGL 231

ENGL 231

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
or ENGL 232 - American Literature from 1865Notes for: ENGL 232

ENGL 232

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
or ENGL 235 - African- American Oral Folk TraditionNotes for: ENGL 235

ENGL 235

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
3
Social and Behavioral Sciences (GS)
3
Natural Sciences (GN)
3
Total credits 15

Semester 5

Course DetailsCredits
ENGL 221 - British Literature to 1798Notes for: ENGL 221

ENGL 221

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
or ENGL 221W - British Literature to 1798Notes for: ENGL 221W

ENGL 221W

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
ENGL 4XX (Pre-1800)Notes for: ENGL 4XX (Pre-1800)

ENGL 4XX (Pre-1800)

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Social and Behavioral Sciences (GS)
3
Bachelor of Arts requirement
3
Elective (US; IL)
3
Total credits 15

Semester 6

Course DetailsCredits
ENGL 4XX (Post-1800 Cultures)Notes for: ENGL 4XX (Post-1800 Cultures)

ENGL 4XX (Post-1800 Cultures)

Post-1800 multicultural/minority subject matter or in post-1800 sex and gender studies or in post-1800 postcolonial studies—referred to throughout this document as “post-1800 cultures"
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
ENGL (Literature, Writing, Rhetoric)Notes for: ENGL (Literature, Writing, Rhetoric)

ENGL (Literature, Writing, Rhetoric)

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Bachelor of Arts requirement
3
Elective (US; IL)
3
Elective
3
Total credits 15

Semester 7

Course DetailsCredits
ENGL (Literature, Writing, Rhetoric) Notes for: ENGL (Literature, Writing, Rhetoric)

ENGL (Literature, Writing, Rhetoric)

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
ENGL 4XXNotes for: ENGL 4XX

ENGL 4XX

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
ENGL 4XXNotes for: ENGL 4XX

ENGL 4XX

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Elective (OC)
3
Elective
3
Total credits 15

Semester 8

Course DetailsCredits
ENGL 487W - Senior SeminarNotes for: ENGL 487W

ENGL 487W

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
ENGL 4XXNotes for: ENGL 4XX

ENGL 4XX

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Bachelor of Arts requirement
3
Elective
3
Elective
3
Total credits 15

Additional Notes

GWS, GHA, GQ, GN, GA, GH, and GS are codes used to identify General Education requirements. 

US, IL, and US; IL are codes used to designate courses that satisfy University United States/International Cultures requirements. 

W is the code used to designate courses that satisfy University Writing Across the Curriculum requirements

Program Notes

ENGL 250 is offered on demand for peer tutors. 

A minimum of 123 credits is required to graduate.

Academic Advising Notes

ENGL 201 should be taken before ENGL 200.

The student’s choice of ENGL 222, 231, 232, or 235 should be taken before 400-level courses. 

ENGL 202 B is recommended for English majors. 3. Individual versions of ENGL 400, 402, and 403 may or may not fulfill the requirement of one 3-credit, pre-1800 literature course at the 400 level. Check with the professor for the course during the semester in question. 

The post-1800 cultures requirement is met by different courses each semester. Check the schedule of courses or consult with the Program Chair for English. to determine each semester which course meets the 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 4XX (Post-1800 Cultures)
Post-1800 multicultural/minority subject matter or in post-1800 sex and gender studies or in post-1800 postcolonial studies—referred to throughout this document as “post-1800 cultures"