British Studies Minor
Department of Social Sciences and History
Becton College/ Wroxton College
The British Studies Minor is designed to offer Becton students who study for the fall/spring semester at Wroxton College the opportunity to earn a minor that recognizes Wroxton. Since students take a maximum of 15 credit hours while there, they can take select courses at Becton College in order to fulfill the required 18 hours for the minor.
Choose any 12 to 15 credits taken during a fall or spring semester to qualify for the minor, but excluding Core Cross-Cultural Perspectives.
Becton/Wroxton Summer Courses
Choose either 3 or 6 of the following credits, a program offered jointly every odd year with course sessions at Becton followed by two weeks at Wroxton with site tours in England and France. One can also use an authorized substitute course from another Wroxton summer program.
Choose any 3 to 6 of the following credits beyond the 12 to 15 relevant credits taken at Wroxton. One can also use an authorized substitute course.
- LITS 3020 Eighteenth-Century British Literature
- LITS 3021 Victorian Age
- LITS 3054 Romanticism
- LITS 3073 Irish Literature
- LITS 3201 British Writers
- LITS 3212 Chaucer
- LITS 3213 Shakespeare I
- LITS 3214 Shakespeare II
- LITS 3230 Jane Austin: Fiction and Film
- LITS 3301 The English Language
- HIST 3350 The U.S. as a Continental Power: 1607-1898
Total Hours (18 credit hours)