Admission into the Minor

The minor in world literature is open to students interested in world literature. Fluency in a foreign language is not necessary for this minor. Students are expected to formally declare a minor by completing the Change of Major/Minor Application online under the Student tab of myBama.

Code and Title Hours
Minor Courses
EN 207 or World Literature I3
EN 217 Honors World Literature 1
EN 208 or World Literature II3
EN 218 Honors World Literature II
Credit Hours Subtotal: 6
Literature Elective Courses
Select 15 hours 115
Credit Hours Subtotal: 15
Total Hours21

Literature Elective Courses

Code and Title Hours
CHI 350Traditional Chinese Lit Trans3
CL 222Greek Roman Mythology3
CL 234Medical Terminology3
CL 350Roman Religion3
CL 365Greece & Rome in Film3
GN 250Germanic Mythology3
GN 254Survey of German Cinema3
GN 260Holocaust In Film & Lit3
GN 264German Literature Translatn I3
GN 265German Lit In Translatn II3
GN 371Gn Cult Civil Thru 18323
GN 372Germn Cult Civ 1832-Present3
JA 356Traditional Japanese Lit Trans3
JA 357Japanese Literature & Film3
REL 240Apocalypse In Popular Media3
REL 311English Bible As Literature3
REL 341Theories of Myth3
REL 430Religion and Literature3
RUS 223Rus Lit in Trans I3
RUS 224Rus Lit In Transl II3
RUS 252Russian Folklore3
RUS 325Dostoevsky3
RUS 326Tolstoy3
Other courses approved by director

Grade Point Average

A 2.0 grade point average in the minor is required. Please see the Grades and Grade Points section of this catalog for an explanation of grade point average calculations.

Upper-level Residency

A minimum of six hours of 300- or 400-level courses in the minor must be earned on this campus.

Additional Minor Requirements

Students are responsible for ensuring that they have met all University, College, major and minor requirements. However, each student must meet with an adviser in the major department for academic planning and to be approved for registration each semester. College advisers are also available for additional assistance with minor, College and University requirements.