*One seminar (ENGL 875) in literature is required for the Creative Writing emphasis.
**Selected from courses at the 500-800 levels in British Literature before 1789, British Literature after 1789, and American Literature. At least one course must be taken in each area. Creative writing students must take at least one contemporary literature course (approved by the Director of Graduate Studies), which may be either a literature elective or one of the required literature courses. May include seminars, but not directed study, research problem, thesis, or internship.
ENGL 850 Creative Writing Workshop: Six hours of workshop must be taken in the student's major genre.
If ENGL 850 Creative Writing Workshop is chosen as an elective, it must be taken as a different genre then previously taken.
# Students completing a six-hour thesis will select one elective; students completing a three-hour thesis will select two electives.
ENGL 890 Research and Thesis: A three hour thesis will include creative work only; a six hour thesis will include creative work and a critical/theoretical introduction.
## Literature electives must be selected from courses at the 500-800 levels; may include seminars and directed study.