Courses in the English Department


Descriptions prepared by faculty.

Course Descriptions for 2024-25

Course Descriptions for 2023-24

Course Descriptions for 2022-23

Course Descriptions for 2021-22


Previous course descriptions (from 2004)


How to Enroll in Permission-Only Courses , including . . .

  • ENGL 310, Introduction to Literary Study (required of English majors and minors)
  • ENGL 355, Literature for Children (required of elementary education and early childhood majors).
  • ENGL 417, Written Communication for the Workplace
  • ENGL 516, Written Communication for the Sciences
  • ENGL 661, 663, 665, 669, 761, 763, 765, and 771, Advanced Creative Writing Courses

About Independent Studies or Internships through English

Current Study Abroad Programs

Required Courses

Useful Enrollment Links

Past Special Programs

Brazil | China | Italy | Paris | Camp Shakespeare

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