University General Course Catalog 2018-2019 
    
    Sep 22, 2020  
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English (Language and Linguistics Specialization), B.A. (TMCC)


Students who start their career at Truckee Meadows Community College may complete a Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in English (Language and Linguistics Specialization) by following the course of study described below. 

TMCC Program to be completed - Associate of Arts, English Emphasis


  • A candidate for a bachelor’s degree must earn a minimum of 120 units, at least 42 of which must be in courses numbered 300 or above. A minimum of 60 units must be taken at a 4-year institution with a minimum of 30 units (300-level or above) in residence at the University of Nevada, Reno. 
  • Students who graduate from a Nevada System of Higher Education (NSHE) community college with an Associate of Arts, Associate of Science, or an Associate of Business degree automatically fulfill lower-division general education requirements (CO1-8) at the University unless specific general education courses are required for completion of the student’s major program.
  • To find out how other courses transfer, visit the course equivalency guide.
  • See the English (Language and Linguistics Specialization), B.A. program description  for a four-year recommended schedule for completion of degree requirements.

NOTE: This transfer agreement has been created specifically for the programs listed above and only applies to students who complete the associate’s degree listed. If the associate’s degree is not earned, or a new program is selected, the transfer and articulation of listed courses, as well as fulfilled degree requirements, could be impacted.

Contact Information


University of Nevada, Reno
Transfer Center
(775) 784-4700 option 2
http://www.unr.edu/transfer
Fitzgerald Student Services Building, Second Floor

College of Liberal Arts Advising (Transfer Student Advising)
(775) 682-8745
Thompson Building, Room 101
http://www.unr.edu/liberal-arts/student-resources/academic-advising

English Department
122A Frandsen Humanities
 (775) 784-6689

Truckee Meadows Community College Academic Advisement
(775) 673-7062
http://www.tmcc.edu/advisement/
Red Mountain Building, Room 111

Recommended Schedule


For information about the Core Objectives (CO) 1-14, please visit the Core Curriculum  chapter in the catalog.

Associate’s First Semester (16 units)


  • ENG 101 - Composition I (3 units)
  • MATH 120 - Fundamentals of College Mathematics (3 units)
  • Foreign Language 111 (4 units)
  • Social Science (3 units) Recommended: ANTH 201, 205, 208 CO10 or CO11.
  • Fine Arts (3 units) CO7

Associate’s Second Semester (16 units)


  • ENG 102 - Composition II (3 units)
  • ENV 101 - Introduction to Environmental Science (3 units) CO4L, CO9
  • Foreign Language 112 (4 units)
     
  • ENG 231 - World Literature I (3 units) OR
  • ENG 232 - World Literature II (3 units) (Will count toward general elective at UNR)
     
  • ENG 298 - Writing About Literature (3 units) *

Associate’s Third Semester (15 units)


  • Humanities (3 units) Recommended: ENG 231, ENG 232.
  • Science (3 units) CO4
  • Foreign Language 211 (3 units)
  • U.S. and Nevada Constitutions (3 units)
     
  • ENG 281 - Introduction to Language (3 units) * OR
  • ENG 282 - Introduction to Language and Literary Expression (3 units) *

Associate’s Fourth Semester (13 units)


  • Foreign Language 212 (3 units)
  • College Breadth Requirement (3 units) **
  • 100–200 Level Minor (6 units) ***
  • General Elective (1 unit)

Bachelor’s Fifth Semester (15 units)


Bachelor’s Sixth Semester (15 units)


  • Global Contexts CO11 OR
  • Diversity & Equity CO10 (3 units)
     
  • 300-400 Level Minor (3 units) ***
  • Ethics (3 units) CO12
  • 400 Level ENG (3 units)
  • 300 Level ENG (3 units)

Bachelor’s Seventh Semester (12-15 units)


  • 400 Level ENG (3 units)
  • 400 Level ENG (3 units)
  • Capstone Integration & Synthesis (3 units) CO13
  • 300-400 Level Minor (3 units) ***
  • General Elective (0-3 units)

Bachelor’s Eighth Semester (15 units)


  • 400 Level ENG (3 units)
  • 400 Level ENG (3 units)
  • Application (3 units) CO14
  • General Elective (3 units)
  • 300-400 Level Minor (3 units) ***

Legend


* Course fulfills specific program requirements for the bachelor’s degree.
** For information about the College Breadth Requirement, please go to the College of Liberal Arts page  in the catalog.
*** For information about the Minor, please go to the Undergraduate Minors page  in the catalog.

Disclaimer: The provisions of this transfer agreement do not constitute a contract, expressed or implied, between any applicant or student and the University of Nevada, Reno. The university reserves the right to make changes in degree requirements, degree offerings, schedules, course offerings, and other university standards to meet circumstances which may arise after publishing this information online.