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Grand Valley State University    
2011-2012 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog 
  Aug 14, 2018
2011-2012 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

Bachelor of Arts in Writing

Requirements for a Major in Writing (42 Credits)

All writing majors will earn the B.A degree, which requires third-semester proficiency in a foreign language. Writing majors must complete the core courses listed below and the capstone, WRT 495, and choose an emphasis within the major. The Writing major totals 42 credits.

Creative Writing Track Requirements Credits: 27

Literature Credits: 9

Any three 200-level literature (ENG) courses.

Genre Studies Credits: 18

Take all three courses in two of the following four genre groups:

Professional Writing Track Requirements Credits: 27

Rhetoric and Design Credits: 6

Writing Internship Credits: 3

Professional Emphasis Credits: 9

Capstone Requirement for All Majors Credits: 3

Writing Program Description

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