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Bachelor Of Arts In English
Concentration: English - Writing
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Upon completion of the Communication Skills courses (COSK), students must complete a component of courses, (the specific number is determined by the student's academic "School") to meet one of the requirements for graduation. These courses called "Communication Skills Intensive" are integrated into the degree as part of the "major" areas on the checksheet. If you should have questions about this degree requirement, consult your academic advisor or the department head of your major.
ROBERT MORRIS UNIVERSITY CORE 39 Credits Required
* 3 credits One from... COSK1220 Reading & Writing Strategies
  COSK2221 Intercultural Communications
* 3 credits COSK1221 Argument and Research
* 3 credits COSK2220 Public Speaking and Persuasion
* 3 credits COSK2230 Busn Professionl Communication
  3 credits ECON1010 Survey Of Economics
  3 credits HUMA1010 Humanities: Art and Music
* 3 credits INFS1020 Intro Decision Support Systems
  3 credits One from... MATH1050 Math Reasoning/Applications
  STAT2110 Statistics
  3 credits PSYC1010 General Psychology
  3 credits One from... SOCI1010 Principles Of Sociology
  SOCI1020 Contemporary Amer Social Prob
* 3 credits One from... ELIT1040 Readn Literature:Coming Of Age
  ELIT1050 Readng Lit:Classics/Cntr Trad
  ELIT1060 Reading Literature: Myths
  ELIT2055 World Literature
  ELIT2080 Women and Literature
  ELIT2040 Literature and Medicine
  3 credits One from... HIST1100 United States History I
  HIST1200 United States History II
  HIST1500 Western Civilization To 1715
  HIST1600 Western Civilization From 1715
  HIST1800 World Civilization II
  HIST1700 World Civilization I
  POLS1020 American National Government
  3 credits One from... Any course in the Biology discipline
  Any course in the Chemistry discipline
  Any course in the Environmental Science discipline
  Any course in the Geology discipline
  Any course in the Physics discipline
DEPARTMENT REQUIREMENTS 12 Credits Required
* 3 credits ELIT2000 The Study Of Literature
* 3 credits ELIT2010 The Study Of The Essay
* 3 credits ENGL2540 Study Of Language
* 3 credits ENGL3500 Study Of Rhetoric
MAJOR 30 Credits Required
* 3 credits One from... ELIT2030 African Amer Lit & Experience
  ELIT2055 World Literature
  ELIT2080 Women and Literature
* 3 credits ELIT3080 American Lit Before 1865
* 3 credits ELIT3090 American Lit From 1865-Present
* 3 credits ELIT3120 British Literature To 1789
* 3 credits ELIT3130 British Literature 1789-Presen
* 3 credits ELIT3520 Dramatic Art Of Shakespeare
* 3 credits ELIT4800 Seminar In English Studies
* 3 credits ENGL3010 Modern Engl Grammar & Editing
* 3 credits ENGL3110 History Of English Language
* 3 credits ENGL4000 The Teaching Of Writing
CONCENTRATION 24 Credits Required
* 3 credits One from... ARTM2050 Writing For The Media
  JRNL3020 Journalism Production
  ORGL3700 Leadership and Communication
  ENGL4913 Internship/Co-Op
* 3 credits One from... COMM3030 Professional Writing
  JRNL3020 Journalism Production
  ORGL3700 Leadership and Communication
  ENGL4913 Internship/Co-Op
* 3 credits One from... ENGL2050 Dramatic Writing
  JRNL3020 Journalism Production
  ORGL3700 Leadership and Communication
  ENGL4913 Internship/Co-Op
* 3 credits ENGL3020 Creative Writing
* 3 credits ENGL3025 Technical Writing
* 3 credits ENGL3040 Technical Editing
* 3 credits ENGL4903 Internship/Co-Op
* 3 credits One from... INFS2150 Intro To Web Dev & E-Comm Tech
  JRNL3020 Journalism Production
  ORGL3700 Leadership and Communication
  ENGL4913 Internship/Co-Op
OPEN ELECTIVES 15 Credits Required
  3 credits One from... Any course in the OP elective
  3 credits One from... Any course in the OP elective
  3 credits One from... Any course in the OP elective
  3 credits One from... Any course in the OP elective
  3 credits One from... Any course in the OP elective

* A minimum grade of C must be earned in each course identified with an asterisk
A cumulative Q.P.A. of 2.00 or higher is required for graduation.

COSK0990, MATH0900--These courses may be required but do not fulfill requirements for graduation in this degree program.

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