Specialization in English Language and Literature
Students who were registered in the old program prior to the 2012-13 academic year may complete these requirements. Please contact the Department if you have any questions (519-661-2111, ex. 85796).
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This module is identical to the Honors Specialization in English Language and Literature, with the exception of the requirement for 1.0 4000-level course(s). It is best suited for students who have similar career objectives to the Honors module, but are unable to maintain a minimum modular average of 70%.
Completion of first-year requirements, including 1.0 course from English 1020E (020E) or 1022E (022E) or 1024E (024E) or 1035E (025E) or 1036E (026E) or both of English 1027F/G and 1028F/G with a mark of at least 60%.
- 1.0 course taken before fourth year from: English 2200F/G, 2210F/G, 2220F/G, 2230F/G, 2240F/G, 2250F/G.
1.0 course from: English 3001, 3012, 3116E (3114E), 3115E.
4.0 courses from the following: English 3224E, 3228F/G (3225E), 3334E, 3336F/G (3335E), 3444E, 3446F/G (3445E), 3554E, 3557F/G (3555E), 2308E (3664E), 3667F/G (3665E), 2309E (3774E), 3777F/G (3775E), 2310E (3884E), 3882F/G (3885E)
[at least 1.0 of these must be from English 3224E, 3228F/G, 3334E, 3336F/G].
1.0 course from: Classical Studies 3100E, English 2400E, 3226E (2420E), 3227E (2430E), 3556E (2450E), 3666F/G (2460F/G), 3776F/G (2470F/G).
2.0 additional courses in English at the 2200 level or above. Up to 1.0 course may be substituted from any 2000-2199 level English essay course.
**English 2017 and Speech 2001 may not be counted toward the Specialization in English. French or a foreign language is strongly recommended for students intending to apply to graduate schools or professional programs.