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Degree Requirements

BA in English Literature & Writing

Text:Image Concentration

Minimum of 180 total quarter credits
Minimum of 60 upper-division credits
Minimum of 45 credits from Marylhurst
60 credits required for major

Required Core Courses - 21 credits
Introduction to Literature & Writing
Introduction to Literary Genres
Literary & Critical Theory
Survey of American Literature
Survey of British Literature
One world or ethnic literature course
Senior Thesis

Concentration Coursework - 39 credits

Required concentration courses - 27 crs.
Introduction to Film
The Graphic Novel
Hypertext & E-Literature
One Studio Art course (drawing, photography, design, painting)
One Writing Seminar I seminar
Shakespeare or one Period Study course

Chose two of the following:
Medieval Literature & Culture
Modernist Literature & Culture
Postmodern Literature & Culture
Literature & Maps
New Media & Digital Culture
Special Topics in Digital Humanities

Digital Storytelling
Book Arts & Print Publication
Comic Arts Studio
Online Publication: M Review
Senior Creative Writing Seminar
Any Writing Seminar
One additional Studio Art course

Electives - 12 crs.
Any literature or writing course

Please see the current Marylhurst University catalog for complete information.


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