English Major Learning Goals
Upon completion of the English major, students should be able to:
- Demonstrate an understanding of how meaning is constructed in different kinds of texts, through oral or written analysis of textual features or through creating the texts themselves.
- Identify and articulate in papers, presentations, exams and other projects the connection between individual literary works and their historical and cultural contexts.
- Demonstrate knowledge of literary scholarship and skills in library, internet, or multimedia research.