Start Here
Explore Avila
open book

Minor Course Requirements

English Minor Course Requirements

Avila University offers a flexible English minor that affords students in fields other than English the opportunity to pursue their interest in writing, critical thinking, and analysis. Students who take the minor will develop skills that will enhance and broaden their career possibilities. By providing coursework in composition, creative writing, literary analysis, and rhetoric, the minor encourages students to shape a curriculum that develops their talents and helps them achieve their career goals.

The Candidate for the English Minor must complete 18 hours after their Core writing requirement has been successfully completed. English minors must earn a grade of “C” or higher in all courses taken in the minor.
English Minor (18 Credit Hours)
Minor Requirements
9 hours 200 level or above
9 hours 300 level or above

Course Offerings in Literature
Gender and Literature (200 level)
African-American Literature (200 level)
Global Migrations in Literature (200 level)
Exploring Authorship (400 level)
Examining Genre (400 level)
Interpreting Period (400 level)
Investigating Locale (400 level)

Course Offerings in Creative Writing
Poetry Writing (200 level)
Fiction Writing (200 level)
Playwriting (200 level)
Advanced Creative Writing Workshop (400 level)

Course Offerings in Rhetoric and Literacy
Literacy Studies (300 level)
Rhetoric of Women (400 level)
Rhetorical Epochs (400 level)
Red Hot Rhetoric (400 level)

You can view the course descriptions in our Academic Catalog.

The Avila Promise

  • Tuition Protection
  • 4-Year Graduation Guarantee
  • Internship or Research Guarantee
  • up to $1,000 Travel Award

 

That’s the Avila Promise.

Priority Deadline: December 15

  
Class of 2019 your next application deadline is approaching. Fill out your FAFSA and...

Apply Now >

Transfer to Avila this Spring

transfer to avila this spring

transfer to avila this spring

  • Scholarships
  • Travel Award
  • Books & Campus Fees included        
  • Transfer-friendly

Learn more >

Your Life and Work Experiences Matter

graduate psychology

Become a teacher.
Attend our next Teacher Certification Information session Dec. 11 at 6 p.m. to find out more.

RSVP now >

AU News

Avila University - SOAR 2018
×

Reach Your
Full Potential

Want to know more about Avila University and the Avila Promise?
Fill out the form below.

Clicking the "Request Information" button below constitutes your express written consent to be called and/or texted by Avila University at the number you provided, regarding furthering your education. You understand that these calls may be generated using automated technology.