Minor in English Studies

Programme Requirements

Pass at least 24 MCs of EL and EN modules which must include the following:

  1. EL1101E/GEK1011 The Nature of Language
  2. EL2201 or EL2101 Structure of Sentences and Meanings
  3. EN1101E/GEK1000 An Introduction to Literary Studies
  4. A minimum of ONE level 2000 EN module from the following:
    EN2201 Backgrounds to Western Literature and Culture
    EN2202 Critical Reading
    EN2203 Introduction to Film Studies
    EN2204 Reading the Horror Film
    EN2205 Late Medieval Literature and Culture
    EN2207 Gender and Sexuality in Literature
  5. At least 8 MCs of EL and/or EN modules at level 3000.

Note:
(a)  The Minor in English Studies is NOT offered to EL major and EN major students.
(b)  A maximum of 8 MCs from the minor can be used to satisfy the requirements of a major or another minor.
(c)  Please refer to the guidelines/requirements pertaining to the Minor programmes at the FASS Student Portal and the Registrar's Office (Minor programmes) website.
(d) One level 2000 EN module (chosen from EN2201, EN2202, EN2203, EN2204, EN2205 or EN2207) is required as a pre-requisite or co-requisite for level 3000 EN modules; all other level 2000 modules can be taken as electives so long as graduation requirements are met.