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English BA/MA - Curricular Plan

(HEGIS: 15.01 ENGLISH- GENERAL, CIP: 23.0101 English Language and Literature, General)

Department of English

306 Clemens Hall
North Campus
Buffalo, NY 14260-4610

Chad Lavin, Associate Professor
Interim Chair

David Alff, Associate Professor
Director of Undergraduate Studies

Associated Programs

Associated Subjects

Curricular Plan

A Curricular Plan provides a roadmap for completing this academic program and the UB Curriculum on time. Your actual plan may vary depending on point of entry to the university, course placement and/or waivers based on standardized test scores, earned alternative credit and/or college transfer credit.

All students are encouraged to use this plan in conjunction with other academic planning resources such as your academic advisor, the HUB Academic Advisement Report, My Planner and Path Finder tool.

In addition to following this course roadmap, all other admission and academic requirements of this major as listed in the Undergraduate Catalog must be met in order to successfully complete this degree.

Freshman Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
UB Seminar UBS 3
Communication Literacy 1 CL1 4
Liberal Arts Elective E 3
Global Pathway 1 P 5
Total Credits: 15
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
Thematic Pathway 1 P 3
Global Pathway 2 P 5
ENG 200-level M 3
Math & Quantitative Reasoning MQR 4
Total Credits: 15

Sophomore Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
Thematic Pathway 2 P 3
ENG 221, 231, 232, 241, or 242 M 3
ENG 208LEC Writing about Literature CL2 3
Scientific Literacy SLI1 4
Total Credits: 13
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
ENG 301LEC Criticism M 3
ENG 200/300/400-level Elective M 3
Scientific Literacy SLI2 3
Diversity in the United States DIV 3
Total Credits: 12

Junior Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
ENG Early Literature 300-level Course M 3
ENG 300/400-level Elective M 3
ENG Early Literature 300-Level Course M 3
Thematic Pathway 3 P 3
Total Credits: 12
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
ENG Early Literature 300-Level Course M 3
ENG Breadth 300-Level Course M 3
ENG 300/400 Level Elective M 3
Liberal Arts Elective E 3
Total Credits: 12

Senior Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
ENG 501A M 3
ENG 501B M 3
ENG 502REC Intro Critical Theory M 3
Liberal Arts Elective (3XX) E 3
Total Credits: 12
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
ENG 400-level Elective M 3
ENG Early Literature 300-Level Course M 3
UBC 399 UB Capstone CAP 1
Liberal Arts Elective E 3
Liberal Arts Elective E 3
Total Credits: 13

Fifth Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
Intensive Seminar M 3
Intensive Seminar M 3
Intensive Seminar M 3
Intensive Seminar M 3
Total Credits: 12
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
ENG 700REC Thesis Guidance or ENG 598TUT Project Guidance Masters CAP or CAP 6 or 6
Intensive Seminar M 3
Total Credits: 9
Total Credits Required for Degree:
125
Curricular Category Key
Category Description
M Course required for major (including pre-requisites needed for admission to major)
E Elective (course not required for major or UB Curriculum)
UB Curriculum
CAP UB Capstone
CL1/CL2 Communication Literacy (2 required)
DIV Diversity in the United States
MQR Math and Quantitative Reasoning
P Pathway Course (6 required: 3 Global, 3 Thematic)
SLI1/SLI2 Scientific Literacy and Inquiry (2 required)
UBS UB Seminar
Note: Some classes may count toward both a major (M) and UB Curriculum (UBC) requirement. Courses that count toward more than one requirement are indicated by a "/" (slash) in the category column, indicating which categories the course will satisfy.
 
Published: Oct 13, 2020 13:05:42