2016-2017 Samford University Catalog 
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2016-2017 Samford University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

English Major (B.A.)

The courses listed below are designed to give students both depth and breadth in English literary studies. Students learn the works of individual authors and genres as well as broad literary movements. They demonstrate their ability to research and analyze literature in depth by writing a senior paper in the senior year.

Required Courses

University Core Curriculum: 22 Credits

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General Education Requirements: 29-30 Credits

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English Major: 44 Credits

English Electives: 16 Credits

Select four English courses not already listed as a requirement for this major. Three of the four must be literature electives; the remaining course may be a film elective.

General Electives: 32-33 Credits

Total Required Credits: 128

ENGL 495 (Senior Seminar)  must be taken during the senior year.