Program Requirements for
English

Powerful truths about labour, gender issues and religion in the nineteenth-century jump off the page as you read a slave narrative so gripping that you cannot put it down. Your empathy is engaged. Fascinated by the work of a famous playwright, you wrestle with how a topic such as shame can be met with such enlivening wit. You ask big questions. What is truth? What is goodness? What is beauty? As you immerse yourself in the study of literature your worldview is broadened...

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† Required Credit Hours

Major Program Requirements

Core Requirements 

  • BSTH 101 Old Testament Scripture († 3 Credit Hours)
  • BSTH 102 New Testament Scripture († 3 Credit Hours)
  • BSTH 201 Hermeneutics († 3 Credit Hours)
  • BSTH 270 Introduction to Christian Theology († 3 Credit Hours)
  • One of († 3 Credit Hours)
    • HIST 101 History of Western Civilization in Global Perspective I (3 Credit Hours)
    • HIST 102 History of Western Civilization in Global Perspective II (3 Credit Hours)
  • INDS 101 University Studies in Christian Perspective († 3 Credit Hours)
  • INDS 475 Christianity and Culture († 3 Credit Hours)
  • PHIL 171 Introduction to Philosophy († 3 Credit Hours)
  • Fine Arts elective course († 3 Credit Hours)
  • Language elective courses († 6 Credit Hours)
  • Natural Sciences elective course († 3 Credit Hours)
  • Social Sciences elective course († 3 Credit Hours)

Total Core Requirements 39 Credit Hours


Major Requirements 

  • ENGL 101 Introduction to Literature I († 3 Credit Hours)
  • ENGL 102 Introduction to Literature II († 3 Credit Hours)
  • ENGL ___ English course († 3 Credit Hours)
  • ENGL 260 Practical Criticism († 3 Credit Hours)
  • ENGL 375 Shakespeare († 3 Credit Hours)
  • ENGL 378 Milton († 3 Credit Hours)
  • ENGL 3__ English courses († 9 Credit Hours)
  • ENGL 4__ English course († 3 Credit Hours)
  • One of († 3 Credit Hours)
    • ENGL 383 American Literature I (3 Credit Hours)
    • ENGL 384 American Literature II (3 Credit Hours)
    • ENGL 387 Literature Across the Americas (3 Credit Hours)
    • ENGL 388 Canadian Literature and Culture (3 Credit Hours)
  • One of († 3 Credit Hours)
    • ENGL 301 Anglo-Saxon Literature (3 Credit Hours)
    • ENGL 303 Sixteenth-Century Literature (3 Credit Hours)
    • ENGL 305 Classics of Medieval England (3 Credit Hours)
    • ENGL 310 Seventeenth-Century Literature (3 Credit Hours)
    • ENGL 320 Irony's Edge: Eighteenth-Century Satire (3 Credit Hours)
    • ENGL 331 Romantic Poetry (3 Credit Hours)
    • ENGL 332 Nineteenth-Century Novel (3 Credit Hours)
    • ENGL 340 Twentieth-Century Literature (3 Credit Hours)

Total Major Requirements 36 Credit Hours


Electives 
Total Elective Requirements 45 Credit Hours


Total Degree Requirements 
Core, Major & Elective Requirements
Total Degree Requirements 120 Credit Hours


Notes:
• At least 45 out of 120 credit hours must be taken at the 3000 or 4000 level.
• Minimum cumulative Grade Point Average (GPA) of 2.0 and a minimum of 120 credit hours.


Honours Program Requirements

Core Requirements 

  • BSTH 101 Old Testament Scripture († 3 Credit Hours)
  • BSTH 102 New Testament Scripture († 3 Credit Hours)
  • BSTH 201 Hermeneutics († 3 Credit Hours)
  • BSTH 270 Introduction to Christian Theology († 3 Credit Hours)
  • One of († 3 Credit Hours)
    • HIST 101 History of Western Civilization in Global Perspective I (3 Credit Hours)
    • HIST 102 History of Western Civilization in Global Perspective II (3 Credit Hours)
  • INDS 101 University Studies in Christian Perspective († 3 Credit Hours)
  • INDS 475 Christianity and Culture († 3 Credit Hours)
  • PHIL 171 Introduction to Philosophy († 3 Credit Hours)
  • Fine Arts elective course († 3 Credit Hours)
  • Language elective courses († 6 Credit Hours)
  • Natural Sciences elective course († 3 Credit Hours)
  • Social Sciences elective course († 3 Credit Hours)

Total Core Requirements 39 Credit Hours


Major Requirements

  • ENGL 101 Introduction to Literature I († 3 Credit Hours)
  • ENGL 102 Introduction to Literature II († 3 Credit Hours)
  • ENGL ___ English course († 3 Credit Hours)
  • ENGL 260 Practical Criticism († 3 Credit Hours)
  • ENGL 375 Shakespeare († 3 Credit Hours)
  • ENGL 378 Milton († 3 Credit Hours)
  • ENGL 3__ English course († 3 Credit Hours)
  • ENGL 4__ English course († 3 Credit Hours)
  • ENGL 400 History of Literary Theory († 3 Credit Hours)
  • One of († 3 Credit Hours)
    • ENGL 383 American Literature I (3 Credit Hours)
    • ENGL 384 American Literature II (3 Credit Hours)
    • ENGL 387 Literature Across the Americas (3 Credit Hours)
    • ENGL 388 Canadian Literature and Culture (3 Credit Hours)
  • Three of († 9 Credit Hours)
    • ENGL 301 Anglo-Saxon Literature (3 Credit Hours)
    • ENGL 303 Sixteenth-Century Literature (3 Credit Hours)
    • ENGL 305 Classics of Medieval England (3 Credit Hours)
    • ENGL 310 Seventeenth-Century Literature (3 Credit Hours)
    • ENGL 320 Ivory's Edge: Eighteenth-Century Satire (3 Credit Hours)
    • ENGL 331 Romantic Poetry (3 Credit Hours)
    • ENGL 332 Nineteenth-Century Novel (3 Credit Hours)
    • ENGL 340 Twentieth-Century Literature (3 Credit Hours)
  • One of († 6 Credit Hours)
    • ENGL 497 & 499 Honours Thesis in English I & II (6 Credit Hours)
    • ENGL 4__ English courses (6 Credit Hours)

Total Major Requirements 45 Credit Hours


Electives 
Total Elective Requirements 36 Credit Hours


Total Degree Requirements
Core, Major & Elective Requirements
Total Degree Requirements 120 Credit Hours


Notes:
• At least 45 out of 120 credit hours must be taken at the 3000 or 4000 level.
• Minimum cumulative Grade Point Average (GPA) of 3.0 and a minimum of 120 credit hours.


Minor Program Requirements

  • ENGL 101 Introduction to Literature I († 3 Credit Hours)
  • ENGL 102 Introduction to Literature II († 3 Credit Hours)
  • ENGL 260 Practical Criticism († 3 Credit Hours)
  • ENGL 3__ English courses († 6 Credit Hours)
  • ENGL __ English courses († 9 Credit Hours)

Total Minor Requirements 24 Credit Hours


Note:
Tyndale University College BA programs provide course work preparation (12-18 credits)
for Bachelor of Education (BEd) teachables in English, History, Mathematics, Science,
and French. Candidates are encouraged to include the following courses as a part of this
preparation:

  • English (Canadian Literature)
  • History (Canadian History)
  • Mathematics (Calculus)
  • Science (Earth Science, Physical Geography, Biology, Chemistry)

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