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Having a strong command of the English language – especially in writing – is essential in the modern workforce. Gallaudet graduates with advanced reading and writing abilities are welcomed into an array of industries and jurisdictions, as evidenced by the department’s 100% job placement rate.
The study of language and literature is the heart of a liberal arts education. The major program at Gallaudet provides not only an understanding of our rich literary heritage, but...
Admission to the English minor program Requirements: ● grade of B or better in any ENG Literature course or ENG 250 or their equivalents; ● Recommendation from one English instructor; ● One writing sample, preferably...
Admission to the Writing Minor Requirements: A grade of B or better in a writing course;Recommendation from one English instructor;One writing sample;An unofficial transcript; andA statement of interest in the...
Requirements for Admission to an ODCP Minor in Writing A grade of B or better in a writing course; Recommendation from one English instructor; One writing sample; An unofficial transcript;...
All English majors must complete at least one internship during their time at Gallaudet. Gallaudet faculty and staff help students obtain hands-on positions that provide valuable professional experience and contacts. Recent placements have included the film industry in California, the Peace Corps, local schools, and Gallaudet University's Development Office.
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The English Program has their own computer lab where you can work on English papers and projects as well as take self-instruction quizzes to improve your grammar. English majors often formally tutor other students in grammar and writing through the Tutoring and Instructional Program. Tutoring...
The English Program coordinates two creative writing award contests and a journalism competition. These contests are open to all qualified undergraduate students at the University, but may be of special interest to students in the program. Information about deadlines and contest guidelines may be obtained...
Please use this information below to plan your schedule. For those of you who are new majors and prospective majors, it helps to know that there are three categories in the English major curriculum: the two pre-major courses (ENG 208, ENG 250), the core/required courses...
We have four major outcomes related to: language and communication critical thinking and reading, research, and knowledge They are: SLO 1: Language and Communication: Students will use written English and American Sign Language (ASL) to communicate effectively. Aligns with GU SLO 1. SLO 2: Critical...
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