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2018-2019 University Catalog 
2018-2019 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Comparative Literature, B.A.

(120 UNITS)

The Bachelor of Arts in Comparative Literature requires 42 units in the major, all of which require a “C” (2.0) or better. In selecting courses, students are urged to consult a faculty adviser.

British and American Literature (6 units)

  • Upper-division ENGL courses

Breadth Requirements (6 units)

  • Adviser-approved courses in such fields as anthropology, history, art history, music history or philosophy

Electives (9 units)

  • Upper-division, adviser-approved courses in comparative literature, or literature courses in English or an adviser-approved foreign language

Reading Competence in a Foreign Language

This requirement can be met by examination or by successfully completing an adviser-approved 400-level course offered by the Department of Modern Languages and Literatures, provided it is not taught in translation. Information on the examination is available in the Department of English, Comparative Literature and Linguistics office.

Total (120 units)