Junior English

Please note:

  • 6 cu 100-level English is the maximum that can be taken for credit, with the exception of ENG 120 Introduction to Creative Writing, which may be taken for an additional 3-cu general credit.
  • 6 cu at the 100 level is a prerequisite for 200-level English classes.

ENG 110.6 Literature and Composition

     Offered at various times in T1T2; check the dynamic schedule for details.
     Note: Only 6 credit units of ENG 110 through 114 may be taken for credit.

An introduction to the main kinds of literature. In addition to learning the tools of critical analysis, students will study and practise composition.


ENG 111.3 Literature and Composition: Reading Poetry

     Offered at various times in T1 and T2; check the dynamic schedule for details.
     Note: Only 6 credit units of ENG 110 through 114 may be taken for credit.

An introduction to the major forms of poetry in English. In addition to learning the tools of critical analysis, students will study and practise composition.


ENG 112.3 Literature and Composition: Reading Drama

     Offered at various times in T1 and T2; check the dynamic schedule for details.
     Note: Only 6 credit units of ENG 110 through 114 may be taken for credit.

An introduction to major forms of dramatic activity in English. In addition to learning the tools of critical analysis, students will study and practise composition.


ENG 113.3 Literature and Composition: Reading Narrative

     Offered at various times in T1 and T2; check the dynamic schedule for details.
     Note: Only 6 credit units of ENG 110 through 114 may be taken for credit.

An introduction to the major forms of narrative literature in English. In addition to learning the tools of critical analysis, students will study and practise composition.


ENG 114.3 Literature and Composition: Reading Culture

     Offered at various times in T1 and T2; check the dynamic schedule for details.
     Note: Only 6 credit units of ENG 110 through 114 may be taken for credit.

An introduction to historical and contemporary cultural forms in English. In addition to learning the tools of critical analysis, students will study and practise composition.


ENG 120.3 Introduction to Creative Writing

     T1 TR 1:00, T2 TR 11:30 (Sheri Benning)
     Note: ENG 120 counts as 3 credit units of 100-level English, BUT it may be taken for credit in addition to 6 credit
     units of ENG 110 through 114.

This course introduces students to strategies for writing original fiction, poetry, and/or creative non-fiction. The course will include both lectures and writing workshops in which students critique original writing by class members. Visiting authors may be invited into the classroom, and students will be encouraged to attend literary events in the community. By the end of the course, students will have a portfolio of polished writing in two or three genres.