Explore English, American, and world literature as you sharpen your ability to organize thoughts and express ideas effectively in writing with the English BA course at the American Public University.
Examine literature in the context of its characteristics, understanding its relevance, and its interpretation among diverse readers. Coursework includes linguistics, fiction, poetry, and literary theory. APU’s bachelor's degree in English concludes with a senior seminar in which you will conduct academic research in an area of interest.
Throughout this English BA program, you interact with scholarly faculty. Professors have included authors, poets, editors, journalists, and novelists. You will also have 24/7 access to APU’s online library with thousands of books, databases, media sources, and research guides.
Students must choose a concentration for this degree program:
- Writing and Communication
What You Will Do
- Effectively express ideas and evidence in writing
- Analyze literary works and written materials, including how a piece could be interpreted differently by diverse readers
- Discuss the history and characteristics of various literary periods and genres
- Show your knowledge of literature in the British and American canon and beyond and interpret works against your own cultural experience
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- Research, Analysis, and Writing
- History of the English Language
- British Fiction
- British Poetry
- American Fiction
- 2 months
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DisciplinesLanguage Studies Languages Literature View 21 other Bachelors in Literature in United States
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- All APU undergraduate programs require a minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent (i.e. GED).
- Please read all undergraduate admission requirements before applying to this program and be prepared to submit the required documentation.
- There is no fee to complete the APU admission application.
International285 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 285 USD per credit during 2 months.
National285 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 285 USD per credit during 2 months.
$250 with military grant
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