University of Maine at Augusta
A Member of the University of Maine System
Bachelor of Arts, ENGLISH
( 120-121 credit hours)
Name: ________________________ Soc Sec #: ________________________ Date: ________________________
This sheet is intended to be informational only.
Students must consult with an academic advisor prior to registration
In effect for students admitted to Fall 2008


BASIC SKILLS REQUIREMENTS
All required placement examinations and/or academic assessments must be completed prior to any course registration. To ensure that students have the best possible opportunity to succeed in their major, students testing into developmental coursework are advised to complete the recommended courses within the first semesters of attendance.
Please check the following boxes to determine if basic requirements have been met at the following levels. OXX stands for the course number. Please fill this in if course(s) are completed or required.
 
Recommended Course(s)

Completed  

Not Required  

 ENGLISH  OXX  _______  _______  _______  _______
 READING OXX _______  _______  _______  _______
 MATH  OXX     _______  _______  _______  _______

You must complete the following as requirements for your degree:

All UMA students are required to take at least one writing intensive course. Writing intensive courses are marked with a W. Additional courses may also meet this requirement. Check with your academic advisor. 

GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS
  COMMUNICATION (3 credit hours)  Choose one of the following:
      _______________  COM 101: Public Speaking (preferred)
      _______________  COM 102: Interpersonal Communications  
      _______________  COM 104: Communication in Groups and Organizations
      _______________  COM 106: Oral Communication of Literature
  ENGLISH (6 credit hours)
      _______________  ENG 101: College Writing
      _______________  ENG 102W:  Introduction to Literature
  FINE ARTS (6 credit hours) 
      _______________  XXX xxx: any studio art, music, theater, or dance performance course
and choose one of the following:
      _______________  ARH 105: History of Art and Architecture I
      _______________  ARH 106: History of Art and Architecture II
      _______________  ART 211: Art Theory
      _______________  DRA 101: Introduction to Theatre
      _______________  DRA 265: The American Movie
      _______________  DRA 280: Introduction to Films
      _______________  INT 129:  Introduction to the Arts
      _______________  MUS 123: Understanding Music
      _______________  MUS 160: World Music
      _______________  MUS 180: Women and Music
      _______________  MUS 333: History and Literature of Music I
      _______________  MUS 334: History and Literature of Music II
FOREIGN/AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE (8 credit hours) Choose two semesters of the same language:
_______________    _______________       
  HISTORY (6 credit hours) Complete one sequence:
      _______________  HTY101: Foundations of Western Civilization I
      _______________  HTY102: Foundations of Western Civilization II
OR
      _______________  HTY103: United States History I
      _______________  HTY104: United States History II
OR
      _______________  HTY105: World Civilizations I, Prehistory to 1500
      _______________  HTY106: World Civilizations II, From 1500 to the Present
  HUMANITIES ( credit hours)  Choose two of the following from different disciplines:
      _______________  ARH xxx: any art history course
      _______________  ART 211: Art Theory
      _______________  DRA 101: Introduction to Theatre
      _______________  DRA 265: The American Movie
      _______________  DRA 280: Introduction to Films
      _______________  ENG xxx:  any literature course
      _______________  HTY xxx: any history course
      _______________  HUM xxx: any humanities course
      _______________  INT 129:  Introduction to the Arts
      _______________  MUS 110: Popular Music
      _______________  MUS 117: The Dream Machine: A History of Rock and Roll
      _______________  MUS 123: Understanding Music
      _______________  MUS 124: Music of the Twentieth Century
      _______________  MUS 131: Survey of Jazz and Contemporary Music
      _______________  MUS 160: World Music
      _______________  MUS 180: Women and Music
      _______________  MUS 223: Music of the United States
      _______________  MUS 333: History of Literature of Music I
      _______________  MUS 334: History of Literature of Music II
      _______________  PHI xxx: any philosophy course
      _______________  POS 390: Survey of Political Theory
      _______________  WST 101W: Introduction to Women's Studies
 
  MATHEMATICS (3 credit hours) 
      _______________  MAT 100: Mathematics and Its Applications or higher-level mathematics course
  SCIENCE (7-8 credit hours)  Must be from two different disciplines
      _______________  XXX xxx: any laboratory or descriptive science course
and choose one of the following:
      _______________  BIO 100: Human Biology
      _______________  BIO 110: Introduction to Biology
      _______________  BIO 112: Animal Biology
      _______________  CHY 115: General Chemistry I
      _______________  GEY 101: Physical Geology
      _______________  GEY 103: Environmental Geology
      _______________  PHY 115: General Physics I
      _______________  SCI 120: Introduction to the Natural Sciences
or choose both of the following:
      _______________  CHY 105: Fundamentals of Chemistry
      _______________  CHY 106: Fundamentals of Chemistry Laboratory
or choose both of the following:
      _______________  CHY 111: Chemistry for the Life Sciences
      _______________  CHY 112: Chemistry for the Life Sciences Laboratory
  SOCIAL SCIENCE (9 credit hours) Choose three of the following from two different disciplines:
      _______________  ANT 101: Introduction to Anthropology
      _______________  ANT 102: Cultural Anthropology
      _______________  ECO 100: Introduction to Economics
      _______________  ECO 201: Principles of Economics I (Macroeconomics)
      _______________  ECO 202: Principles of Economics II (Microeconomics)
      _______________  GEO 101: Introduction to Geography
      _______________  POS 101: American Government
      _______________  POS 102: Introduction to Politics and Government
      _______________  PSY 100: Introduction to Psychology
      _______________  SOC 101: Introduction to Sociology
      _______________  SOC 201: Social Problems
PROGRAM MAJOR REQUIREMENTS
  ENGLISH ELECTIVES (12 credit hours) Must be 300 or 400 level
 _______________    _______________    _______________   _______________  
       
  LANGUAGE & CRITICAL THEORY (3 credit hours)  
 _______________  ENG 201W: Introduction to Literary Criticism and Theory
  SURVEY COURSES (15 credit hours)  
 _______________  ENG 250W: American Literature to 1900
 _______________  ENG 251W: American Literature 1900-Present
 _______________  ENG 466W: Selected Works of Shakespeare I
and choose two of the following:
 _______________  ENG 202W: English Literature I:  Medieval and Renaissance
 _______________  ENG 203W: English Literature II: Restoration, 18th Century and Romanticism
 _______________  ENG 203W: English Literature III: Victorian Age to the Present
  INTERNATIONAL LITERATURE (OUTSIDE THE ANGLO-AMERICAN RUBRIC) (3 credit hours) Choose one of the following:
 _______________  ENG 343W: New Novels: Many Cultures, Many Voices
 _______________  ENG 348W: European Short Story
 _______________  ENG 350W: Women Writers
 _______________  ENG 355W: Nineteenth Century European Fiction
 _______________  ENG 365W: Russian Literature
 _______________  ENG 469W: Twentieth Century European Fiction
 _______________  ENG 470W: Poets of the Holocaust
 _______________  ENG 475W: Postcolonial Fiction
       
  WRITING COURSES (3 credit hours)  Choose one of the following:
 _______________  ENG 317W: Professional Writing
 _______________  ENG 351W: Creative Writing
   _______________  ENG 452:W Creative Writing II
  ENGLISH CAPSTONE (3 credit hours)
 _______________  ENG 499W: Senior Seminar
       
GENERAL ELECTIVES
GENERAL ELECTIVES (6 credit hours)  
      _______________    _______________
 
  UPPER-LEVEL ELECTIVES OUTSIDE OF THE ENGLISH MAJOR (6 credit hours) Must be 300 or 400 level
      _______________    _______________             
  UPPER-LEVEL ELECTIVES (15 credit hours) Must be 300 or 400 level  
     _______________    _______________    _______________     _______________      _______________
 

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