Northern Kentucky University

Undergraduate Catalog 2015-16

English Minors

Minor in English

The minor in English consists of at least 21 credit hours, excluding "ENG 101: College Writing" and "ENG 291: Advanced College Writing."

Requirements for Minor: English

Credits

Select two courses from the following:

ENG 202

Survey of British Literature I

 

ENG 203

Survey of British Literature II

 

ENG 208

Survey of American Literature I

 

ENG 209

Survey of American Literature I

 

ENG 217

African American Literature to 1940

6

ENG 204

Introduction to Writing Studies

 

ENG 205

Contemporary Issues in Writing Studies

 

ENG 231

Introduction to Creative Writing

 

Select five ENG electives (at least 9 credit hours must be 300 and 400 level)

15

TOTAL CREDITS

21

Minor in Creative Writing

The minor in creative writing consists of at least 21 credit hours, not including "ENG 101: College Writing" and "ENG 291: Advanced College Writing."

Requirements for Minor: Creative Writing

Credits

ENG 231

Introduction to Creative Writing

3

ENG 332

Fiction Writing

3

ENG 334

Poetry Writing

3

ENG 336

Creative Nonfiction Writing

3

Select 9 credit hours from the following:

ENG 340

Business Writing

 

ENG 347

Technical Writing

 

ENG 358

Writing in Creative Genres

 

ENG 331

Persuasive Writing

 

ENG 431

Screenwriting

 

ENG 432

Novel Writing

9

ENG 433

Novel Writing II

 

ENG 497

Projects : Writing

 

JOU 220

News Writing

 

JOU 340

Feature Writing

 

ENG 348

Professional Editing in the Workplace

 

JOU 346

Copy Editing and Design

 

TOTAL CREDITS

21

Minor in Professional Writing

The professional writing minor consists of at least 21 credit hours, not including "ENG 101: College Writing" or "ENG 291: Advanced College Writing."

Requirements for Minor: Professional Writing

Credits

ENG 340

Business Writing

 

 

-- OR --

3

ENG 347

Technical Writing

 

ENG 348

Professional Editing in the Workplace

3

ENG 349

Web Writing for the Professions

3

INF 101

Computer Literacy and Informatics

 

 

-- OR --

3

JOU 321

Digital Publishing

 

Select 9 credit hours from the following:

ENG 204

Introduction to Writing Studies

 

ENG 205

Contemporary Issues in Writing Studies

 

ENG 340

Business Writing

 

 

-- OR --

 

ENG 347

Technical Writing (whichever not taken to fulfill the above requirement)

9

ENG 371

Traditional Grammar

 

ENG 231

Introduction to Creative Writing

 

ENG 345

Legal Writing

 

ENG 359

Writing in Workplace Genres

 

ENG 331

Persuasive Writing

 

ENG 431

Screenwriting

 

ENG 497

Projects: Writing

 

TOTAL CREDITS

21

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Undergraduate Catalog 2015-16

The Catalog

Catalog Changes

University Accreditation

About NKU

Program Offerings

Admissions and Enrollment

International Admissions and Enrollment

Tuition, Fees, and Financial Aid

Academic Program Opportunities

University Policies and Procedures

Academic Support

Student Engagement

General Education

College of Arts and Sciences

Haile/U.S. Bank College of Business

College of Education and Human Services

College of Health Professions

College of Informatics

Pre-Professional and Interdisciplinary Programs

Course Descriptions

Course Description Notes

Accounting Courses (ACC)

Anthropology Courses (ANT)

Arabic Courses (ARI)

Art Courses (ART)

Astronomy Courses (AST)

Athletic Training Program Courses (ATP)

Biological Sciences Courses (BIO)

Business Informatics Courses (BIS)

Black Studies Courses (BLS)

Business Courses (BUS)

College of Arts and Sciences Courses (CAS)

Cooperative Education Courses (CEP)

Chemistry Courses (CHE)

Chinese Courses (CHI)

Cinema Studies Courses (CIN)

Computer Information Technology Courses (CIT)

Construction Management Courses (CMGT)

Communication Studies Courses (CMST)

Communication Courses (COM)

Counseling Courses (COU)

Computer Science Courses (CSC)

Career and Technical Education Courses (CTE)

Dance Courses (DAN)

Data Science Courses (DSC)

Economics Courses (ECO)

Education – Special Education Courses (EDS)

Education Courses (EDU)

Engineering Technology Courses (EGT)

Electronic Media and Broadcasting Courses (EMB)

English Courses (ENG)

English Developmental Courses (ENGD)

Entrepreneurship Courses (ENTP)

Environmental Science Courses (ENV)

Finance Courses (FIN)

Financial Literacy Courses (FLC)

French Courses (FRE)

Geography Courses (GEO)

German Courses (GER)

Geology Courses (GLY)

Health Education Courses (HEA)

Health Informatics Courses (HIN)

History Courses (HIS)

Honors Courses (HNR)

Human Resource Management Courses (HRM)

Health Science Courses (HSC)

Human Services/Mental Health Courses (HSR)

Informatics Courses (INF)

International Programs Courses (INTL)

Integrative Studies Courses (IST)

Italian Courses (ITA)

Journalism Courses (JOU)

Japanese Courses (JPN)

Criminal Justice Courses (JUS)

Kinesiology Courses (KIN)

Korean Courses (KOR)

Learning Assistance Program Courses (LAP)

Latin Courses (LAT)

Organizational Leadership Courses (LDR)

Library Informatics Courses (LIN)

Developmental Mathematics Courses (MAHD)

Mathematics Courses (MAT)

Medieval Studies Courses (MDS)

Management Courses (MGT)

Media Informatics Courses (MIN)

Marketing Courses (MKT)

Military Science Courses (MSC)

Music Courses (MUS)

Neuroscience Courses (NEU)

Nursing Registered Professional Courses (NRP)

Nursing Baccalaureate Courses (NRS)

Public Administration Courses (PAD)

Physical Education Courses (PHE)

Philosophy Courses (PHI)

Physics Courses (PHY)

Popular Culture Courses (POP)

Public Relations Courses (PRE)

Political Science Courses (PSC)

Psychology Courses (PSY)

Radiologic Science Courses (RAD)

Reading Workshop Courses (RDG)

Religious Studies Courses (REL)

Respiratory Care Courses (RSP)

Russian Courses (RUS)

Integrated Sciences Courses (SCI)

Sociology Courses (SOC)

Sports Business Courses (SPB)

Spanish Courses (SPI)

Statistics Courses (STA)

Social Work Courses (SWK)

Theatre Courses (TAR)

University Programs Courses (UNV)

Women's and Gender Studies Courses (WGS)

World Languages Courses (WLL)

University Administration

Faculty

Emeritus Faculty

Appendices

Kentucky Residency

Index