Contact & Location

Moscow

Department of English

Physical Address:
Brink Hall 200
(208) 885-6156 phone
(208) 885-5944 fax
englishdept@uidaho.edu

Mailing Address:
English Department
c/o University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 1102
Moscow, Idaho
83844-1102

English Minors - Requirements

ENGLISH MINOR 

  • Engl 215 Introduction to English Studies (3 cr)
  • Two of the following courses (6 cr)
  • Engl 341-342 Survey of British Literature (3 cr)
  • Engl 343-344 Survey of American Literature (3 cr)
  • Four English courses chosen from any course at the 300 or 400 level, excluding non majors courses; at least two must be literature courses, and at least one must be at the 400 level (12 cr)


TEACHING ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE MINOR

  • Engl 413 ESL Methods I: Basic Oral/Aural Skills or EDCI 437 Secondary Foreign Language Methods (3 cr)
  • Engl 441 Introduction to the Study of Language (3 cr)
  • Engl 442 Introduction to English Syntax (3 cr)
  • Anth/Soc 427 Racial and Ethnic Relations or Anth 261 Language and Culture (3 cr)
  • ED 302 Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment Strategies (3 cr)
  • Electives chosen from among other courses in English language and linguistics or from Anth 261 or 427 if not chosen above (6 cr)


WRITING MINOR

(The Writing Minor is not open to English majors.)
  • Engl 440 Reading, Writing, and Rhetoric (3 cr)
  • One of the following courses (3 cr):
  • Engl 202 Introduction to Professional Writing (3 cr)
  • Engl 207 Persuasive Writing (3 cr)
  • Engl 208 Personal and Exploratory Writing (3 cr)


Two of the following courses (if not taken above); also note that Engl 208 and Engl 293 cannot both count towards fulfillment of the requirements for the Writing Minor (6 cr):

  • Engl 202 Introduction to Professional Writing (3 cr)
  • Engl 207 Persuasive Writing (3 cr)
  • Engl 208 Personal and Exploratory Writing (3 cr)
  • Engl 215 Introduction to English Studies (3 cr)
  • Engl 291 Beginning Poetry Writing (3 cr)
  • Engl 292 Beginning Fiction Writing (3 cr)
  • Engl 293 Beginning Nonfiction Writing (3 cr)
  • JAMM 121 Media Writing (3 cr)


Three of the following courses (9 cr) 

  • Engl 309 Advanced Prose Writing (3 cr)
  • Engl 313 Business Writing (3 cr)
  • Engl 317 Technical Writing (3 cr)
  • Engl 391 Intermediate Poetry Writing (3 cr)
  • Engl 392 Intermediate Fiction Writing (3 cr)
  • Engl 393 Intermediate Nonfiction Writing (3 cr)
  • Engl 402 Internship in Tutoring Writing (3 cr)
  • Engl 491 Advanced Poetry Writing (3 cr, max arr)
  • Engl 492 Advanced Fiction Writing (3 cr, max arr)
  • Engl 493 Advanced Nonfiction Writing (3 cr, max arr)
  • JAMM 425 Feature Article Writing (3 cr)

Courses to total 20 credits for this minor