The following courses are required for students pursuing an English Degree.

Lower Division

  • English 19: Introduction to Literary Analysis
  • English 29: Issues in Literary Study 

(These courses must be taken in sequence. English 19 is prerequisite to English 29. English 29 is prerequisite to English 167, 168, and 170.)

Upper Division

  • English 103: British Literature
  • English 104: British Literature II  
  • English 175: Shakespeare
  • One course in Literary theory, chosen from the following: 167, 168, 170
  • One course in American literature surveys, chosen from the following: 150, 151, 152
  • One course in English or American literature before 1800
  • One course in English or American literature before 1900

Four additional courses in English. No more than one of these may be lower division.

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1928 Saint Mary's Road
Moraga, CA 94575
(925) 631-4000
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