English Literature (Minor)

This program was approved for students entering the university in the Summer 2019–Spring 2020 catalog year. For more information about catalog year, go to Catalog Year Information.

Minor in English Literature
Unit: College of Arts and Sciences (AS)
Department: English 
Academic Plan Code(s): ENGLMINOR

Program Requirements

ENGL 300Introduction to English Studies - WR3
or ENGL 310 Writing About Literature for Non-Majors - WR
Two English electives in pre-1900 literature (any level) 16
Two English electives in post-1900 literature (any level) 16
ENGL 491Interpretive Theory: The New Criticism to the Present3
Minimum Total Hours18

At least three (3) semester hours of the requirements for a minor must be successfully completed while enrolled in the University of Louisville.