Terms / Quarters

Terms

T1 (May 8 - June 21)
T2 (June 27 - August 13)

Quarters

Q1 (May 8 - May 29)
Q2 (June 3 - June 21)
Q3 (June 27 - July 18)
Q4 (July 23 - August 13)

100 - Level Courses

ENG 110.6 (01) (W01) Literature and Composition
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 (02) Literature and Composition: Reading Poetry
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 113.3 (01) (02) (W03) Literature and Composion: Reading Narrative
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 (01) (02) (W02) Literature and Composition: Reading Culture
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. Class themes will vary according to instructor choice. Students are encouraged to refer to the Department of English website for descriptions of specific sections.

see Dynamic Schedule for current offerings 

Senior Courses

ENG 224 (W01) Shakespeare Comedy and History
This course will focus on the romantic comedies and English history plays that Shakespeare wrote for Elizabethan audiences in the first half of his theatre career; it will also include the darker, more tragicomic “problem comedies” that he wrote under James I.

ENG 225.3 (62)  Shakespeare Tragedy and Romance
Throughout his career Shakespeare wrote tragedies of romantic love, family and political conflict, and revenge, reaching his peak in this genre in the first decade of the 17th century. This course will focus on a selection of plays in this genre, and will also treat his late romances, a comic genre in which fateful adventures end in forgiveness and reconciliation between enemies.

ENG 246.3 (02) Short Fiction
Examines the development of short fiction from its origins in myth, fable, and folktale to its flourishing in the 19th and 20th Centuries. While some attention will be paid to works in translation, the emphasis will be on writing in English.

ENG 254.3 (01) Canadian Speculative Fiction
A study of Canadian speculative fiction, including but not limited to such literary modes as science fiction, fantasy, magic realism, utopian and dystopian literature, and alternate history.

ENG 277.3 (W02)  Literary Uses of Mythology
An introduction to the theory of myth and selected examples of the classical and other myths most frequently adapted and reinterpreted in literature in English. Emphasizes the ways in which different writers can find quite different kinds of significance in the same myth.

ENG 331.3 (W01) Literature of the Romantic Period
A study of British literature from 1780 to 1830, examining the nature of Romanticism and the usefulness of the term "Romantic," and emphasizing the works of such writers as William Wordsworth, Mary Shelley, and John Keats.

ENG 359 (W02) Western Canadian Literature
A study of Western Canadian literature in English, especially fiction, poetry, and drama, produced on the Canadian prairies.

see Dynamic Schedule for current offerings