The minor in English provides a varied and flexible literary program, individually planned, for majors in other fields. Students who plan to write or edit or who are interested in business, the professions, or government service may find this minor significant in their career development. The minor is also useful to students who wish to add a supplementary authorization to their Single Subject credential. A total of 28 units is required.
Requirements for the Minor (28 units)
Lower Division Required Courses (8–12 units)
Select at least two from the following:
ENGL 200A The Classical and Medieval
Upper Division Required Courses (16–20)
Select from the following:
The minor in Creative Writing is designed for students majoring in other fields who are interested in the writing of imaginative literature, which may include such forms as poetry, fiction, and drama. A total of 24 units is required, of which 8–12 units must be in lower division and 12–16 units in 400-level courses.
Requirements for the Minor (24 units)
Lower Division Required Courses (8 or 12 units)
Select one or two from the following (4 or 8 units):
(Prerequisite to ENGL 207 for students in the creative writing minor is at least 4 units from the lower division requirement listed above.)
Required course (4 units)
ENGL 207 Beginning Creative Writing (4)
Upper Division Elective (select 12–16 units with adviser approval)
*May be repeated once for credit in the minor.