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English, Writing and Writing Studies Concentration, BA


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Department: English 

The writing and writing studies concentration is designed to offer a student supervised writing throughout the university career. Students may select courses which emphasize applied writing (technical and business writing), creative writing or the teaching of writing.

Grade Requirement

Majors must achieve a grade of “C” or above in ENGL 101  Writing Rhetorically and ENGL 102  Writing Rhetorically with Sources. Credit earned for ENGL 101  and ENGL 102  may not be applied to the major.

The Department of English will permit a major to use only one passing grade below “C-” to satisfy requirements in the English major. An additional grade below “C-” will require the major to take another English course.

Required courses (12 credits)


Senior Seminar (3 credits)


Complete one course from the following:

Capstone (3 credits)


Total minimum credits: 36


Core Curriculum Requirements


A minimum of 120 earned credit hours is required for graduation. These earned hours include the Core Curriculum Requirements as specified in the “Undergraduate Academic Programs ” section of this catalog and at the Core Curriculum website, www.bridgew.edu/corecurriculum. For additional graduation requirements, see the “Undergraduate Academic Policies ” section of this catalog.

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