- Type: Bachelor Degree
- Location: Virginia, United States of America
- Duration: 3 Years
- Deadline: Ongoing
Course DescriptionStudents who pursue a major in English become familiar with the language, with literary theory,and with a variety of literatures in the language,including works outside the recognized canons.
They practice literary and linguistic analysis,and they develop as writers of different modesand genres.
Many juniors and seniors enroll in internshipsto test classroom knowledge in the outsideworld and to explore career interests. Juniorsand seniors with appropriate academic standing may also elect to pursue individual studies. The Creative Writing Concentration offersstudents the opportunity to focus on the craftand art of writing, editing, and analyzing their own original work, the work of established writers, and peer writers within a selected genre.