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.
Choose any 12 to 15 credits taken during a fall or spring semester to qualify for the minor, but EXCLUDING Cross-Cultural Perspectives (CORE2003).
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 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 (15 credit hours)
* Effective Fall 2015
NOTE: Students who previously declared an 18-credit minor in this area must complete a "Declaration of Minor" form (available in the Records Office) in order to convert to the revised, 15-credit minor. Students who convert to the revised minor MUST complete all requirements affiliated with the 15-credit minor.