Program Requirements

Hours: 21

Minor Courses - 21 hours

Choose one writing course from the following - 3 hours

ENG 290The Story of Your Life: Writing Diaries, Memoirs & Autobiographies (3) LAS

ENG 300Advanced Composition (3) LAS

ENG 370Creative Writing: Poetry (3) LAS

ENG 371Seminar in Creative Writing: Poetry (3) LAS

ENG 372Creative Writing: Fiction (3) LAS

ENG 373Seminar in Creative Writing: Fiction (3) LAS

ENG 374Screenwriting Workshop (3) LAS

COM 388Feature Writing (3) LAS

Choose one visual media course from the following - 3 hours

COM 210Mass Media & Contemporary Culture (3) LAS

COM 310Visual Communication (3) LAS

ENG/COM 315History of Motion Picture (3) LAS

ENG/COM 359American Film Authors (3) LAS

COM 360New Media and Society (3) LAS

ENG 375Texts & Subtexts: Science-Fiction of the Atomic Age (3) LAS

Choose five literature courses - 15 hours
Any literature course with an ENG prefix (coded as L or LAS), excluding those listed in the writing and visual media categories above

Minimum grade of "C" in all courses for the minor.
Residency requirement: 6 hours

***Effective July 1, 2014, the College of Mount St. Joseph became Mount St. Joseph University. Any reference within the catalog to the College will be understood to be a reference to Mount St. Joseph University after July 1, 2014, unless otherwise noted.***