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Completing English courses is required for most degree programs. Delaying taking English courses could delay your completion of a degree or certificate. So take the ENGLISH ASSESSMENT and get started this semester.

 

ENGLISH & ESL COURSE SEQUENCE

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Major Code 1501.00

The English sequence is recommended for those who want to obtain a baccalaureate degree in this field. Emphasis is placed on meeting common lower-division university requirements. Students who wish to obtain an associate degree in English may do so by completing the course requirements listed below plus all other WLAC requirements for an associate degree.

Transfer students should consult the Counseling Office for major preparation and general education requirements of the particular transfer institution of their choice. Transfer students who want to also obtain an Associate Degree may do so by completing all WLAC general education requirements plus at least 18 units in the major as required by the transfer institution (a total of 60 units for an Associate Degree).

Associate in Arts Degree (18 units, Plan A)

  • REQUIRED COURSES
    • ENGLISH 101 College Reading and Composition I (3 units)
    • ENGLISH 102 College Reading and Composition II (3 units)
    • ENGLISH 103 Composition and Critical Thinking (3 units)

 

  • AND 9 UNITS FROM THE FOLLOWING:
    • ENGLISH 127 Creative Writing (3 units)
    • ENGLISH 203 World Literature I (3 units)
    • ENGLISH 204 World Literature II (3 units)
    • ENGLISH 205 English Literature I (3 units)
    • ENGLISH 206 English Literature II (3 units)
    • ENGLISH 209 California Literature (3 units)
    • ENGLISH 211 Fiction (3 units)
    • ENGLISH 215 Shakespeare I (3 units)
    • ENGLISH 219 The Literature of American Ethnic Groups (3 units)
    • ENGLISH 234 African-American Literature I (3 units)
    • ENGLISH 239 Women in Literature (3 units)

 

TOTAL UNITS: 18