Bachelor of Arts in English
Students who complete a Bachelor of Arts in English will learn to use writing effectively—including current modes and evolving technologies—to explore subject matter and to communicate. English majors will develop the following knowledge and skills:
- Develop understanding of subject matter in relation to larger historical and/or cultural contexts, including multicultural contexts.
- Make connections between theory and practice, applying that theory not only to understanding texts, but also to solving problems and teaching effectively.
- Generalize from experiences with texts, communication situations and teaching situations.
- Develop skills of creative and/or critical thinking.