2024-2025 Catalog 
    Jul 20, 2024  
2024-2025 Catalog

General Studies Transfer, English Concentration, A.A.

Program Code: GNS.AA.ENG

This program prepares students to transfer to a four-year college or university and work toward a bachelor’s degree. While pursuing a liberal arts background, students enrolled in this program focus on literature and writing electives. To ensure maximum transferability, students enrolled in this program should familiarize themselves with the program requirements of the institution to which they plan to transfer.

First Year

Second Year




* This course has a prerequisite.

≈ This course has a corequisite.

x Each course must be from a different discipline.

Learning Outcomes

Graduates of this program should be able to: 

  1. Use close reading strategies to interpret a variety of literary texts from diverse cultures and time periods;
  2. Analyze literature and film through various critical frameworks and understand its place within its biographical and historical milieus;
  3. Develop the critical thinking skills necessary to create cogent arguments, conduct and integrate effective research, and support those arguments with clear, effective prose; and
  4. Develop creative processes by analyzing and writing poetry and prose with focus on application of literary techniques and individual expression.