English Literature and Writing Degree Pathway – B.A. Program at Marylhurst

This is a pathway to a degree for the B.A. in English Literature and Writing with Concentrations in Creative Writing or Literature at Marylhurst. This is a resource to help you visualize your coursework through the degree program. This pathway is just for planning purposes and we encourage you to discuss your course plan with your academic adviser.

Year One – Pathway

Term Creative Writing (On Campus) Literature (On Campus) Literature (Online) Credits
Fall WR 222 Intro to Lit and Writing 4 crs.
Writing Seminar I 4 crs.
World/Ethnic/Gender course 4 crs.
WR 222 Intro to Lit and Writing 4 crs.
Text:Image course 4 crs.
World/Ethnic/Gender course 4 crs.
Lit Studies, Pre-1800 course 4 crs.
Creative Writing or Studio Art 4 crs.
Electives in the Major 4 crs.
12
Winter LIT 370 Shakespeare 4 crs.
Lit Studies, 1800-present course 4 crs.
Writing Seminar I 4 crs.
LIT 370 Shakespeare 4 crs.
Lit Studies, 1800-present course 4 crs.
Electives in the Major 4 crs.
WR 222 Intro to Lit and Writing 4 crs.
Text:Image course 4 crs.
World/Ethnic/Gender course 4 crs.
12
Spring CMS 321 Lit and Critical Theory 4 crs.
Lit Studies, Pre-1800 course 4 crs.
Writing Seminar II 4 crs.
CMS 321 Lit and Critical Theory 4 crs.
Creative Writing or Studio Art 4 crs.
Lit Studies, Pre-1800 course 4 crs.
LIT 370 Shakespeare 4 crs.
Lit Studies, 1800-present course 4 crs.
Electives in the Major 4 crs.
12

Year Two – Pathway

Term Creative Writing (On Campus) Literature (On Campus) Literature (Online) Credits
Fall Electives in the Major 4 crs.
Electives in the Major 4 crs.
Text:Image course 4 crs.
Electives in the Major 4 crs.
Lit Studies, Pre-1800 course 4 crs.
Film & Media course 4 crs.
8
Winter WR 498 Senior Thesis 4 crs.
Writing Seminar II 4 crs.
WR 498 Senior Thesis 4 crs.
Lit Studies, 1800-present course 4 crs.
CMS 321 Lit and Critical Theory 4 crs.
Text:Image course 4 crs.
8
Spring WR 471 Senior Creative Wr Wkshp 4 crs.
WR 353 Book Arts and Print Pub 4 crs.
Film & Media course 4 crs.
Lit Studies, Pre-1800 course 4 crs.
WR 498 Senior Thesis 4 crs.
Lit Studies, 1800-present course 4 crs.
8

Schedule of Classes

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Schedule of Classes

Academic Calendar

calendar - Marylhurst UniversityMarylhurst has four academic terms a year (fall, winter, spring and summer) with course registration for each term opening about two-to-three months prior to the start of classes. Visit the Academic Calendar to view all key dates.

Academic Calendar

Academic Advising 

Need help or advice about which classes to take and when? Connect with our academic advisers – no appointment necessary. We are located on the second floor, south end, of the B.P. John Administration Building. Or call us at 503.534.4050 or email advisingcenter@marylhurst.edu.

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