English

English

Department of English

208 Stong College
Tel.: 416-736-5166
Program Description:

The English Department offers a variety of courses in the literature of the English language. There are courses in historical periods from medieval to contemporary, in the literature of several nations (Canadian and post-colonial as well as English and American), in the various literary genres such as poetry, fiction, drama, non-fictional prose and criticism and in literary theory. In addition, during their final 36 credits, Honours English majors may propose their own thesis (AP/EN 4099 6.00).

Degrees Offered

English (BA) Degree Requirements
  • Specialized Honours BA: 120 Credits
  • Honours BA: 120 Credits
  • Honours Double Major BA
  • Honours Double Major Interdisciplinary (Linked) BA
  • Honours Major/Minor BA
  • Honours Minor BA
  • BA: 90 Credits

Course Listing

1000-Level Courses

Note for Faculty of Liberal Arts and Professional Studies students: in order to pursue a major or minor in English, students must take both AP/EN 1001 3.00 and AP/EN 1002 3.00, and must achieve a minimum grade of D (50 per cent) in AP/EN 1001 3.00 and a minimum grade of C (60 per cent) in AP/EN 1002 3.00 in order to continue. Students may not take any 2000-, 3000- or 4000-level courses until they have successfully completed both 1000-level courses. Also, they may not enrol in AP/EN 1002 3.00 until they have successfully completed AP/EN 1001 3.00, that is, until they have passed the course. Students who have passed 54 or more credits may enrol in 1000-level courses only if they have permission in writing from the department.

2000-Level Courses

Note for Faculty of Liberal Arts and Professional Studies students: English majors and minors may not take these courses unless they have successfully completed both AP/EN 1001 3.00 and AP/EN 1002 3.00. Students who have passed 84 or more credits may not enrol in 2000-level courses without written permission from the department.

3000-Level Courses

Note for Faculty of Liberal Arts and Professional Studies students: English majors and minors may not take these courses unless they have successfully completed both AP/EN 1001 3.00 and AP/EN 1002 3.00.

4000-Level Courses

Note for Faculty of Liberal Arts and Professional Studies students: only English Honours students who have passed at least 84 credits may enrol in 4000-level courses.

Course Listings Timetables Summer 2017
Course Listings Timetables Fall/Winter 2017-2018