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  Dec 15, 2019
 
Northeast Lakeview College Schedule/Catalog 2010-2011 
    
Northeast Lakeview College Schedule/Catalog 2010-2011 [Archived Catalog]

English, A.A.


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 Many occupations today require people who can write and speak well. Undergraduates of English are especially valued because of their communication skills and their knowledge of the language. Employers recognize this fact, making an English major a valuable asset in any job search.

The skills that an individual who graduates with an Associate of Arts of English will possess include:

Ability to organize thoughts, ideas, and materials

Ability to analyze texts and interpret their meaning

Ability to argue positions effectively

Ability to analyze the written word

Ability to write in an articulate manner

Ability to research and explain the results

Working knowledge of grammar and vocabulary

Ability to be a creative thinker

Ability to critically observe the world around them

 

Possible jobs for those who have an Associate of Arts in English:

Consumer researcher

Customer service representative

Editor/ editorial assistant

Educational sales representative

Film researcher

Information abstractor/indexer

Journalist (newspaper/magazine/broadcast)

Manuscript reader

Media planner

Proofreader/Tutor

Public relations/information specialist

Radio/television researcher

Special events coordinator
Technical writer

Associate of Arts in English (5009)


Degree Total: 60-63 Credit Hours


Communications (9 hours)


 

 

Take 1 course from the Additional Communication (11) Core 

NOTE: Check with transfer institution for requirement for specific major.

Mathematics (3-4 hours)


Take one course from the following Mathematics (20) Core 

Natural Science (7-8 hours)


Take two courses from the Natural Sciences (30) Core 

Humanities and Visual/Performing Arts (9 hours)


Take one course from the Humanities (40) Core 

Take one course from the Additional Humanities (41) Core 

Take one course from the Visual and Performing Arts (50) Core 

 

Social and Behavioral Sciences (15 hours)


Take two courses from the History (60) Core 

Take two courses from the Government (70) Core 

Take one course from the Social and Behavioral Sciences (80) Core 

Kinesiology (2 hours)


Take two hours from the following Kinesiology (90) Core 

Additional Requirements (15 hours)


NOTES:


A course may be used only once to fulfill degree requirements.

Check with the institution to which you plan to transfer to ensure that courses taken at NLC are the courses that will apply to the appropriate degree.

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