Literature, Film and Culture Option
Description of the major
This major offers courses in literary and cultural studies, and in various forms of writing. Students may select the Literature or the Professional Writing option. Both options share a common core of 13 credits and provide a sound foundation in the liberal arts and opportunities to develop creative and analytical skills. Students in the Literature option select courses from three separate areas - The Canon and Its Critics, Cultural Studies, and Globality and Literature - and develop a broad understanding of the ways in which literature works in various critical and cultural contexts.