Architecture and English, BS

Complete all courses listed below unless otherwise indicated. Also complete any corequisite labs, recitations, clinicals, or tools courses where specified and complete any additional courses needed beyond specific college and major requirements to satisfy graduation credit requirements.

University-Wide Requirements

All undergraduate students are required to complete the University-Wide Requirements.

NUpath Requirements

All undergraduate students are required to complete the NUpath Requirements.

Architecture Requirements

Required Courses
ARCH 1110Fundamental Architectural Representation6
ARCH 1120Fundamental Architectural Design6
ARCH 1310Architecture and Global Cultures, Prehistory to 14004
ARCH 1320Architecture and Global Cultures, 1400 to Present4
ARCH 1450Understanding Design4
ARCH 2130Site, Space, and Program6
ARCH 2240Architectonic Systems4
ARCH 2330Architecture, Modernity, and the City, 1800 to 19104
Electives
Complete two of the following courses:8
Topics in Architectural History
Advanced Architectural Communication
Design Tactics and Operations

English Requirements

English Course-Level Requirement
In addition to the capstone, two of the courses chosen from the lists below must be numbered ENGL 3000–ENGL 4999.
Foundational Courses
Complete the following two courses:
ENGL 1400Introduction to Literary Studies4
ENGL 1160Introduction to Rhetoric4
or ENGL 1410 Introduction to Writing Studies
Diversity
Complete one of the following courses. This course may also be used to fulfill an additional English requirement below:4
Early African-American Literature
Modern African-American Literature
Postcolonial Literature
American Women Writers
Multiethnic Literatures of the U.S.
Asian-American Literature
U.S. Latino/a Literature
Native American Literature
Writing in Global Contexts
The African-American Novel
From Kafka to Kushner: Modern and Contemporary Jewish Literature
Pre-Nineteenth-Century Literature
Complete one of the following:4
Introduction to Shakespeare
Global Literature to 1500
The Bible
Medieval British Literature
Shakespeare’s Comedies
Shakespeare’s Tragedies
16th-Century British Literature
17th-Century British Literature
18th-Century British Literature
Revolution and Revolt in Early American Literature
Early African-American Literature
Topics in Early Literatures Abroad
Chaucer
Milton
Bedrooms and Battlefields: Hebrew Bible and the Origins of Sex, Gender, and Ethnicity
Topics in Early Literatures
Topics in Shakespeare
Topics in 17th- and 18th-Century Literatures
Topics in 20th- and 21st-Century Literatures
Nineteenth-Century, Twentieth-, and Twenty-First-Century Literature
Complete one of the following:4
Romantic Poetry
Victorian Literature
19th-Century British Fiction
20th-Century British Literature
Major 20th-Century British Novelists
19th-Century American Novels
The American Renaissance
American Realism
Modern American Literature
Modern African-American Literature
Contemporary American Literature
The Modern Bestseller
Irish Literary Culture Abroad
Contemporary Israeli Literature and Art Abroad
Emerson and Thoreau
From Kafka to Kushner: Modern and Contemporary Jewish Literature
19th-Century Major Figure
20th- and 21st-Century Major Figure
Topics in 19th-Century Literatures
Topics in 20th- and 21st-Century Literatures
Topics in Film
Theories and Methods
Complete one of the following:4
Grammar: The Architecture of English
Introduction to Rhetoric
Introduction to Writing Studies
Literary Theory
Rhetoric of Law
Technologies of Text
The Practice and Theory of Teaching Writing
Topics in Literary Criticism
Topics in Rhetoric and Writing Studies
Opening the Archive
Research in Rhetoric and Writing
Introduction to Language and Linguistics
Linguistic Analysis
Syntax
Semantics
History of English
Language and Gender
Topics in Linguistics
Comparative Literature
Complete one of the following:4
Trouble in Utopia
Animals, Objects, Humans
Reading and Writing in the Digital Age
British Literature to 1800
British Literature 1800 to Present
American Literature to 1865
American Literature 1865 to Present
Global Literature 1500 to Present
The Modern Short Story
The Modern Novel
Modern Poetry
Contemporary Poetry
Contemporary Fiction
Postcolonial Literature
Multiethnic Literatures of the U.S.
Asian-American Literature
U.S. Latino/a Literature
Native American Literature
Horror Fiction
Science Fiction
What Is Nature? (Abroad)
The Literature of Science
Film and Text Abroad
Film and Text
Fantasy
Children’s Literature
The African-American Novel
Topics in Postcolonial Literature
Topics in Comparative Textual Studies
Writing
Complete one of the following:4
Creative Writing
Style and Editing
Writing and Community Engagement
Writing in Global Contexts
Writing to Heal
Writing Boston
Creative Nonfiction
Poetry Workshop
Fiction Workshop
Nonfiction Workshop
Topics in Writing
Publishing in the 21st Century
Capstone
ENGL 4710Capstone Seminar4
or ENGL 4720 Capstone Project
English Electives
Complete two English courses not used above.8

Integrative Requirement

ARCH 2330Architecture, Modernity, and the City, 1800 to 19104
or ARCH 2340 Architecture, Modernity, and the City, 1910 to 1980
ENGL 3375Writing Boston4

Program Requirement

128 total semester hours required