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ENGL 371: Mass Media and Popular Culture This course covers the history, organization and management of mass media. It also covers the concepts and theories of popular culture and mass media, including advertising and public relations as well as news organizations. It examines critical approaches to newspapers, magazines and broadcast and online media as sources of information and entertainment. Among its focuses are the ethical and legal issues faced by news organizations. Prerequisites: LENG 111, LENG 112 3 credits ENGL 372: Public Relations Strategies and communication tools of public relations as a link between an institution and its external and internal public. Cross-listed with ADVC 372. Prerequisites: LENG 111, LENG 112 3 credits ENGL 375: English Internship A semester-long internship providing field experience in areas related to the student’s concentration. Students may use no more than 6 practicum credits toward graduation requirement. Prerequisites: LENG 111, LENG 112 1-6 credits ENGL 381: Literary Criticism Historical and analytical study of critical theory isolating the central critical problems and evaluating some answers that theorists and critics have provided. Prerequisites: LENG 111, LENG 112 3 credits ENGL 389: Methods of Teaching English Cross listed as EDCR 325, methods of teaching literature, writing, critical reading, and grammar in the classroom. Replaces EDCR 324 for English secondary education students only. Prerequisites: EDCR 101, 103, LENG 111, 112 3 credits ENGL 390-394: Special Topics Prerequisites: LENG 111, LENG 112

1-3 credits

ENGL 395-398: Independent Study Prerequisites: LENG 111, LENG 112

1-3 credits

ENGL 400: Senior Research Project and Oral Exam Prerequisites: LENG 111, LENG 112

3 credits

English Curriculum Professional Writing Track FRESHMAN Fall Semester 3 College Composition/LENG 111 3 Modern Language 3 Foundations of Theology/LTHE 101 3 LS Social Science 3 History without Borders/LHST 111 2 First-year seminar 17

Spring Semester 3 Critical Analysis and Composition/LENG 112 3 Modern Language 3 Introduction to Philosophy/LPHI 131 3 Pursuits of English/ENGL 206 3 LS Science 15

SOPHOMORE Fall Semester 3 Linguistics/LENG 217 3 The Bible/LTHE 201 3 LS Speech 3 Upper-level writing/ENGL 3 Elective 15

Spring Semester 3 Phil II Series/LPHI 3 Math/PSYCH 211 or SOC 351 3 Fine Arts Series/LFIN 3 Upper-level literature/ENGL 3 Upper-level writing/ENGL 15

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Gannon Undergraduate Catalog 2018-2019  

Gannon Undergraduate Catalog 2018-2019