English

Bachelor of Arts – English Major

Required Courses:

  • ENGL 2202 - Theory in English Studies
  • ENGL 2210 - English Literature to the Eighteenth Century
  • ENGL 2211 - English Literature from the Eighteenth Century


One class in:

  • ENGL 1151 - The Art of Story: An Introduction to Literature
  • ENGL 1152 - Identity and Invention: An Introduction to Literature
  • ENGL 1131 - Introduction to Fiction
  • ENGL 1135 - Introduction to Poetry
  • ENGL 1137 - Introduction to Dramatic Literature
  • ENGL 2141 - Literature for Young Children


One class in:

  • CRWT 2264 - Intermediate Creative Writing, Poetry 1: Contemporary Practice
  • CRWT 2265 - Intermediate Creative Writing, Poetry 2: Poetic Precedents
  • CRWT 2266 - Intermediate Creative Writing, Fiction 1: Contemporary Practice
  • CRWT 2267 - Intermediate Creative Writing, Fiction 2: Precedents
  • ENGL 2205 - Writing about Literature
  • ENGL 2207 - Intermediate Writing
  • ENGL 2263 - Technical Writing


Two classes in:

  • ENGL 2248 - American Literature from 1865 to 1945
  • ENGL 2249 - American Literature from 1945 to the Present
  • ENGL 2270 - Canadian Literature to 1914
  • ENGL 2271 - Canadian Literature from 1914 to the Present
  • ENGL 3246 - Early American Literature
  • ENGL 3256 - Canadian Drama
  • ENGL 3350 - The American Renaissance
  • ENGL 3353 - North American Indigenous Literatures
  • ENGL 3372 - Western Canadian Literature
  • ENGL 4702 - Select Topics in North American Literature

One class in:

  • ENGL 2216 - Women’s Writing: Voices and Visionaries
  • ENGL 2291 - Postcolonial Literature I
  • ENGL 2292 - Postcolonial Literature II
  • ENGL 3327 - Studies in Women’s Literature
  • ENGL 3353 - North American Indigenous Literatures
  • ENGL 3390 - African Writing in English
  • ENGL 4701 - Select Topics in Global Literature


Two classes in:

  • ENGL 3246 - Early American Literature
  • ENGL 3306 - History of English Language
  • ENGL 3312 - Shakespeare: The Earlier Plays
  • ENGL 3313 - Shakespeare: The Later Plays
  • ENGL 3323 - Early Medieval Literature
  • ENGL 3324 - Literature in the Age of Chaucer
  • ENGL 3330 - Restoration and Early Eighteenth Century Literature
  • ENGL 3331 - Later Eighteenth Century Literature
  • ENGL 3340 - Early Romantic Literature
  • ENGL 3341 - Later Romantic Literature
  • ENGL 3342 - Early Seventeenth-Century Literature
  • ENGL 3343 - Later Seventeenth–Century Literature
  • ENGL 3344 - Victorian Realism and Reform
  • ENGL 3345 - Victorian Art and Nature
  • ENGL 3350 - The American Renaissance


One class in a Language/Linguistics course*
Two ENGL classes at the 3000 level or higher
Two ENGL classes at the 4000 level of higher
Two additional classes in ENGL at any level**
12 General Education courses
11 Elective courses

* Any language and/or linguistic course can complete this requirement. This includes all courses with the pre-fixes CHIN, FREN, GERM, ITAL, JPNS, SPAN, LING, and ENGL 3306. With the exception of CHIN 2217, FREN 2250, JPNS 2209, SPAN 2219 and SPAN 2220.

** ENGL 1101 and ENGL 0212 can not be used to complete this requirement. FILM 2251 and FILM 3345 can also be used to complete this requirement.