Department Learning Goals

In addition to major/minor courses, students in the English Department follow the overall liberal arts curriculum of Gettysburg College.  

English Courses that Meet Curricular Goals

Arts

  • ENG 205 Introduction to Creative Writing

Humanities

  • All ENG courses numbered 210 - 289.
  • ENG 371 The Dream of Artificial Wo/Man

Integrative Thinking

  • ENG 333 Victorian Aesthetics

First Year Writing

  • ENG 101 Introduction to College Writing (DOES NOT count toward ENG majors/minors)
  • ENG 111 Writing Through Literature (counts toward ENG majors/minor)
  • ENG 112 Writing Through the Classics (counts toward ENG majors/minor)
  • ENG 113 Writing and the Native American Tradition (counts toward ENG majors/minor)
  • FYS Check PeopleSoft to confirm whether or not a first year seminar meets the first year writing requirement and whether or not it counts toward the ENG majors/minor.

Cultural Diversity

Non-Western

  • ENG 113 Writing and the Native American Tradition

Domestic/Conceptual

  • ENG 113 Writing and the Native American Tradition
  • ENG 252 Major African American Authors of the 20th Century
  • ENG 253 Images of Women in Literature
  • ENG 257 Sex & Love in Jewish Literature
  • ENG 357 Writing Out of Black Childhood
  • ENG 371 The Dream of Artificial Wo/Man

Science, Technology, and Society

  • ENG 202 Writing Science for Citizen Activists
  • ENG 371 The Dream of Artificial Wo/Man

For curriculum information related to the Education Minor, visit the Education Department.