Majors | Minors

Majors

The Department of Literature and Language currently offers six majors. Students may major in English (with the choice of earning a conventional degree or a specialized degree in secondary education) or in Foreign Language with a concentration in French, German, or Spanish. We also host the Division of Women's Studies.

English
 
Burleson 213 
423-439-5997

Teaching English in Secondary Schools

Burleson 408 
423-439-5993

Foreign Languages with a Concentration in French

214B Gilbreath
423-439-6899

Foreign Languages with a Concentration in German

214C Gilbreath
423-439-6902

Foreign Languages with a Concentration in Spanish 

213B Gilbreath
423-439-8343 

Women's Studies

Campus Center Bldg. 211
423-439-4135

Minors

Aside from our minors based on our major disciplines, the Department of Literature and Language offers a wide range of minors, including classical and modern languages, film studies, linguistics, and technical writing.

Applied Spanish

Campus Center Building Room 219
423-439-8364

Classical Studies Minor

210 Burleson
423-439-6668

Creative Writing Minor

406 Burleson
423-439-5994

English
 
Burleson 213 
423-439-5997

Film Studies Minor

Burleson 405
423-439-5897

French

214B Gilbreath
423-439-6899

German

214C Gilbreath
423-439-6902

Japanese

316C Campus Center 
423-439-8345

Linguistics Minor

Burleson 310 
423-439-5992

Spanish 

213B Gilbreath
423-439-8343

Women's Studies

Campus Center Bldg. 211
423-439-4135