English - Associate of Arts Degree

Associated Major Sheet (PDF)

 

Major/Program Requirements

Required Courses:

ENGL 101 or ENGL 101HFreshman Composition

4.00

AND

 

ENGL 102 or ENGL 102HIntermediate Composition and Critical Thinking

4.00

OR

ENGL 152 or ENGL 152HIntermediate Composition and Literature

4.00

Student must complete at least six (6) units from the following courses:

ENGL 270 and ENGL 271: Recommended for students planning on transferring to California State University, San Bernardino
ENGL 260Survey of American Literature I

3.00

ENGL 261Survey of American Literature II

3.00

ENGL 270Survey of British Literature I

3.00

ENGL 271Survey of British Literature II

3.00

Student must complete at least six (6) additional units from the following courses:

ENGL 150Classical Mythology

3.00

ENGL 155 or ENGL 155HChildren's Literature

3.00

ENGL 160Literature by Women

3.00

ENGL 163Chicano/Latino Literature

3.00

ENGL 170The Film Experience

3.00

ENGL 175 or RELIG 175Literature and Religion of the Bible

3.00

ENGL 232Creative Writing

3.00

ENGL 250Fiction

3.00

ENGL 260Survey of American Literature I

3.00

ENGL 261Survey of American Literature II

3.00

ENGL 270Survey of British Literature I

3.00

ENGL 271Survey of British Literature II

3.00

ENGL 275Shakespeare

3.00

ENGL 280World Literature to the 17th Century

3.00

ENGL 281World literature from the 17th Century to the Present

3.00

Total Credit Hours: 24.00

A student receiving a degree in this field will be able to:

  • Write effective essays
  • Demonstrate critical reading skills
  • Demonstrate effective problem-solving skills

 

Lower division requirements for students interested in transferring to a four-year institution in this field may differ from associate degree requirements. Prospective transfer students should complete the general education and lower division requirements of the school to which they will be transferring. See a counselor for details. Information is also available at www.assist.org.