The English department offers a wide variety of undergraduate courses under two course designators:
- EngL (for Literature courses)
- EngW (for Creative Writing courses)
Whether you’re looking for a large Shakespeare lecture or a small poetry-writing seminar, we work hard to offer high-quality courses on compelling subjects at convenient times so you can graduate in a timely manner.
We offer hundreds of courses each year to help you:
- Fulfill your requirements for the English major, English minor, or creative writing minor
- Fulfill your requirements for another degree program, such as the University Honors Program
- Fulfill your liberal education (LE) and writing intensive (WI) requirements
- Take electives that interest you, including freshman seminars and freshman seminars abroad
Our faculty and staff are committed to providing you with an outstanding education, which includes fair and equitable treatment, access to your instructor outside of class, and prompt and useful feedback on your work.
Below is a schedule of current and upcoming undergraduate English courses, with links to course descriptions in the ClassInfo database. Click on any course number to learn more about the content and format of the course, workload expectations, and grading criteria, as provided by the instructor.
Course Guide Information
|Course Number||Course Title||Sections|
|ENGW 1101W||Introduction to Creative Writing||Sections |
|ENGW 1102||Introduction to Fiction Writing||Sections |
|ENGW 1103||Introduction to Poetry Writing||Sections |
|ENGW 1104||Introduction to Literary Nonfiction Writing||Sections |
|ENGW 3102||Intermediate Fiction Writing||Sections |
|ENGW 3104||Intermediate Poetry Writing||Sections |
|ENGW 3106||Intermediate Literary Nonfiction Writing||Sections |
|ENGW 3110||Topics in Creative Writing||Sections |
|ENGW 3960W||Capstone Seminar in Creative Writing||Sections |
|ENGW 4205||Screenwriting||Sections |