College of Arts and Sciences

Department of English and Linguistics - Digital Literacy Concentration

Digital Literacy Concentration Goals

Graduates will demonstrate particular strengths in:

  • Understanding reading and writing in digital environments
  • Being able to produce a range of materials for digital, online, and public audiences


  • ENGL 23101 Professional Writing
  • ENGL 39800 Internship in Writing
  • ENGL 46700 Writing for Multiple Media
  • Credits in one course in digital literacy at the 200, 300, or 400 level Credits: 3
  • Credits in two courses in digital literacy above the 300 level Credits: 6


In addition, you must complete a minor in Professional Writing. No more than 6 credits applied to the minor will apply to the major.


The Communications Media Concentration has now closed enrollment. Current students can find details about course requirements in the 2018-2019 Bulletin.