Major Code: LIT
BA degree awarded
33 - 49 hours to complete
10 courses required
For the Declaration of Major Form, contact the department:

Admissions / Prerequisites

4 courses in foreign language (101, 102, 201, 202) or equilvalent

Requirements

The five core courses:

  • CPLT 201 Major Texts: Ancient to Medieval  

  • CPLT 202 Major Texts: Renaissance to Modern

  • CPLT 203 Literatures Beyond the Canon

  • CPLT 301 Methods of Interpretation or CPLT 302 Literary Theory

  • CPLT 490 Literature Major Seminar

Electives:
* Two foreign language literature courses at the 300 level or above – (at least 6 credit hours)
* Three courses offered in literature in the original language or in translation. (at least 9 credit hours)