English Language & Literature / BA Degree

Program Overview

The English Literature Program at AUL offers a range of challenging and enjoyable courses taught by established scholars and experienced teachers. The program includes a selection of introductory, writing-intensive courses, and continues with more in-depth themes and genre courses. The program, then, directs students’ focus on Literature to receive a comprehensive grounding in literary history, periods, principles of criticism and literary theories, and approaches to writing proficiency through literary and linguistic research methods.

Moreover, the program incorporates international know-how in poetry as well as in novel, nonfiction prose, drama and performance studies, and covers the historical range of literature in English and American fiction till recent time.

Template ContractSheet English Language & Literarture (BA)  
 
General Requirements

Code

Name

Credits

ENG203

English for Academic Writing

3

ENG204

Advanced English Academic Writing

3

ENG206

Business Communication Skills

3

Total Credits: 9 Required Credits: 9

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Major Requirements

Code

Name

Credits

LIT211

Translation I

3

LIT212

Western Civilization I

3

LIT213

Introduction to Linguistics

3

LIT214

Advanced Grammar

3

LIT215

Introduction to Arabic

3

LIT221

Applied Linguistics & Language Acquisition

3

LIT222

Western Civilization II

3

LIT223

Novel (Anglo-Saxon â 16th cent.)

3

LIT224

Poetry (Anglo-Saxon â 16th cent.)

3

LIT331

Translation II

3

LIT332

Classical Heritage I

3

LIT333

Novel (17th cent. â Modern Age)

3

LIT334

Poetry (17th cent â Modern Age)

3

LIT335

Writing Academic English

3

LIT341

Research Writing

3

LIT342

Classical Heritage II

3

LIT343

American Literature I

3

LIT344

Comparative Literature I

3

LIT345

Shakespeare & Contemporaries

3

LIT451

Drama

3

LIT452

History of English Language

3

LIT453

American Literature II

3

LIT454

Comparative Literature II

3

LIT455

Literary Criticism

3

LIT461

Film & Travel Literature

3

LIT462

World Literature

3

LIT463

Methodology & Language Teaching Theories

3

LIT464

Senior Project

3

Total Credits: 84 Required Credits: 84

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Electives

Code

Name

Credits

EDU102

Foundations of Educational Psychology

3

EDU209

Methods of Teaching English as a Second language

3

Total Credits: 6 Required Credits: 6

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English

Code

Name

Credits

ENG01

English Level 1

6

ENG02

English Level 2

6

ENG102T

ESP

6

Total Credits: 18 Required Credits: 0

Description: Students will be placed according to results in EEE- TOEFL

Freshman Requirements

Code

Name

Credits

ARB101

Arabic Grammar & Composition I

3

ARB102

Arabic Grammar & Composition II

3

CST101

General Education_I

3

CST102

General Education_II

3

PHY101

Physics

4

NS101

Biology

4

CHM100

General Chemistry

3

SST102

Psychology I

3

SOC101

Sociology

4

MAT101

Calculus I

4

MAT102

Calculus II

4

ENG101F

Freshman English I

3

ENG102F

Freshman English II

3

Total Credits: 44 Required Credits: 32

Description:Required min. 32cr. (*ENG101F and ENG102F are obligatory)