Introduction

he British Studies Minor (18 Credit Hours). Completion of the Minor requires at least 6 Credit Hours to be taken at Harlaxton. The required core courses for the Minor are either BRIT 220/320 (3 Credits) or BRIT 230/330 (3 Credits) only available at Harlaxton. The remaining 12 credit hours are from elective courses taken at either Harlaxton or UE.

The British Studies Certificate (12 Credit Hours). Completion of the Certificate requires at least 6 Credit Hours to be taken at Harlaxton. The required core courses for the Certificate are BRIT 220/320 (3 Credits) and BRIT 230/330 (3 Credits) only available at Harlaxton. The remaining 12 credit hours are from elective courses taken at either Harlaxton or UE.

For questions concerning the minor or certificate, contact Dr. David Green at dgreen@harlaxton.ac.uk.

Courses with at least 60% British content will be considered for inclusion in the Minor and Certificate.

Currently Approved Courses for the British Studies Minor and Certificate

Required

  • BRIT-220 British Studies: Historical Perspective (3 credits)
  • BRIT-230 British Studies: Literary Perspectives (3 credits)
  • BRIT-320 British Studies: Historical Perspective (3 credits)
  • BRIT-330 British Studies: Literary Perspectives (3 credits)

Electives

  • ARTH-H378 British Romantic Art (3 credits)
  • ARTH-H379 Art and Architecture Victorian Britain Victorian Britain (3 credits)
  • ARTH-H383 Medieval Art (3 credits)
  • ARTH-H387 English Art and Architecture From the Late Roman Period to 1533 (3 credits)
  • ARTH-H388 English Art and Architecture 1500-1850 (3 credits)
  • BRIT-280 Cultural Capitals of Britain and Europe (3 credits)
  • BRIT-290 Britain & Europe: Spec Topics (1-3 credits)
  • BRIT-295 The Harlaxton Internship (0-6 credits)
  • BRIT-395 The Harlaxton Internship (0-6 credits)
  • BRIT-495 The Harlaxton Internship (0-6 credits)
  • DISC-300 Faculty Sponsored Discussion Group (1-3 credits)
  • EDUC-H498 Seminar: Field Experience in English Schools (1-6 credits)
  • ENGL-231 Masterpieces of British Literature I (3 credits)
  • ENGL-232 Masterpieces of British Literature II (3 credits)
  • ENGL-233 Masterpieces of British Literature III (3 credits)
  • ENGL-300 Early English Writers (3 credits)
  • ENGL-310 The Renaissance & 17th Century (3 credits)
  • ENGL-330 Special Topics in Literature (3 credits)
  • ENGL-350 Shakespeare (3 credits)
  • ENGL-351 The British Novel (3 credits)
  • ENGL-370 Age of Enlightenment (3 credits)
  • ENGL-375 The Romantic Movement (3 credits)
  • ENGL-380 The Victorian Period (3 credits)
  • ENGL-385 The Twentieth Century (3 credits)
  • HIST-318 The First World War (3 credits)
  • HIST-319 The Second World War (3 credits)
  • HIST-381 Modern Britain: Challenge, Continuity, and Change, 1815 to Present (3 credits)
  • HIST-383 Modern Scotland: Politics, Culture, And Identity, 1707 - Present (3 credits)
  • HIST-385 Ireland & the Irish Diaspora (3 credits)
  • HIST-491 Independent Study in History (1-3 credits)
  • ID-235 Sacred Architecture and Its Liturgy (3 credits)
  • PSCI-H385 Modern British Politics (3 credits)