The undergraduate minor in comparative literature requires 15 s.h. of comparative literature courses. At least 12 s.h. of the 15 s.h. must be taken at the University of Iowa; students may count a maximum of 3 s.h. of approved transfer credit toward the minor. They must maintain a g.p.a. of at least 2.00 in all course work for the minor. Course work in the minor may not be taken pass/nonpass. Contact the Comparative Literature Program office for a list of approved courses.

Students must select a minimum of 6 s.h. from the following.

CL:1240/CLSA:1040Major Texts of World Literature, Antiquity to 17003
CL:1241Major Texts of World Literature, 1700 to the Present3
CL:2248/ANTH:2248/ASIA:2248/CLSA:2048/COMM:2248/HIST:2148/IS:2248/LING:2248/WLLC:2248The Invention of Writing: From Cuneiform to Computers3
CL:4100/TRNS:4100Approaches to Critical Theory3
CL:4800/TRNS:4800/WLLC:4801Seminar in Comparative Literature3

The remaining 9 s.h. of course work should be chosen in consultation with the director of the Comparative Literature Program.