Students can either fulfill the requirements of the Calendar year in which they declared a major/minor in English, or under the present 2016/2017 Undergraduate Calendar. Under Calendars 2014/2015 or earlier, a student must complete courses from 3 lists. Under Calendar 2015/2016 and later, a student must fulfill the Historical Breadth requirement. Historical Breadth courses are listed below with an HB. See Calendars or the Department Chair for further details and other degree requirements. Please note that there is a separate tentative list for courses in Creative Writing.
Please click on the title of the course for a brief description.
Both term courses, September – April (6 cr hours):
Fall term courses, September – December (3 cr hours):
30.271 Film I: The Silver Screen (Kramer, slot 14 plus 1 hour). New course!
30.362 Between Revolutions: Restoration and 18th-century Literature (Smid, slot 6) HB
30.363 Canadian Literature to 1990 (Brandt, Tuesday evening)
30.374 Beer, Blood & Song: Old English Language and Literature (Gasse, slot 3) HB
30.387 Alternate Worlds (Kramer, slot 11)
30.451 Jane Austen (Robson, slot 13). New course!
Winter term courses, January – April (3 cr hours):
30.251 Gods, War & Love: Greek Poetry in Translation (Gasse, slot 5) HB
30.273 Film II: Night Visions (Kramer, slot 14 plus 1 hour)
30.364 Canadian Literature since 1990 (Kramer, slot 11)
30.365 Victorian Poetry (Robson, slot 14)
30.350 Early 20th-century American Poets (Tryphonopoulos, slot 10). New course!
30.452 Experimental Criticism (Allan, slot 13). New course!
30.475 Beowulf: Heroes and Monsters (Gasse, slot 3). HB