Liberal Arts and Science: English Option

The program is designed to constitute the first two years of a baccalaureate degree in English. It prepares a student for transfer to the junior year at a four-year college or university.   Apply & Register Program Details

The program is designed to constitute the first two years of a baccalaureate degree in English. It prepares a student for transfer to the junior year at a four-year college or university.

 


Area of Interest:
Humanities & Languages
Degree/Certificate:
Associate in Arts
Code Course Credits
First Year / First Semester
ENG-101 English Composition I 3
HIS-101 World Civilization I or  
HIS-111 Western Civilization  3
MTH-... Mathematics General Education Elective 3
...-... Language General Education Elective1 3
...-... Social Science General Education Elective 3
    15
Second Semester
ENG-102 English Composition II 3
ENG-210 English Grammar 3
HIS-102 World Civilization II or  
HPE-103 World Civilization II or  
HIS-112 Western Civilization III 3
...-... Technology General Elective 3
...-... Language General Education Elective1 3
HPE.... Health and Exercise Science Elective 1
    16
Code Course Credits
Second Year / First Semester
ENG-271 World Literature I or  
ENG-272 World Literature II 3
ENG-281 American Literature I or  
ENG-282 American Literature II 3
SPE-102 Public Speaking 3
...-... Laboratory Science General Education Elective2 4
...-... Social Science General Education Elective 3
    16
Second Semester
ENG-131 Shakespeare 3
ENG-261 English Literature I or  
ENG-262 English Literature II 3
MTH-... Mathematics General Education Elective or  
...-... Science General Education Elective 3/4
...-... Diversity General Education Elective 3
...-... Humanities General Education
(not a History or Language course)
3
    15/16
  Total Minimum Credits 62
1 Students must take six credits of one language. See Course Descriptions for requisites on placement.
2 The following laboratory science courses are recommended for non-science majors: BIO-106, BIO-130, BIO-140, CHM-140, PHY-103

Program Goals

  • To provide students with a foundation in English literary study
  • To provide a concentration of course work appropriate for
    an English major.
  • To insure transferability of course work to four-year colleges and universities.
  • To provide a broad perspective to the students’ education
    with an emphasis on the ways in which literature includes
    and promotes study in history, language and culture in
    America as well as the world.
  • To develop students’ proficiency in critical analysis, reading and writing.
  • To develop a familiarity with research techniques.
  • To develop insight into the nature of studying within the
    humanities.
  • To provide a General Education foundation.

Program Student Learning Outcomes

  1. Discuss and write about literature.
  2. Use the nomenclature of literary study to analyze literature.
  3. Research and address literary topics.
  4. Analyze the grammar of the sentence (beyond that required
    in composition courses).

Special Program Information

As soon as possible, students are recommended to access curriculum requirements of possible transfer institutions.

Employment Opportunities

  • Teaching
  • Writing
  • Editing

Transfer Opportunities

Students in this program transfer to many institutions including our premier partners:

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Contact Persons

Dr. Anthony Spatola, Chair
(856) 227-7200, ext. 4373
email: aspatola@camdencc.edu

Professor Claire Berger
(856) 227-7200, ext. 4713
email: cberger@camdencc.edu

Additional information

CIP Code

24.0101

Program Code

ENG.AA