Catalogue 2012 - 2013

ENGL 231 British Literature I

Credits

3 cr.

Prerequisite

Sophomore standing and two courses in English writing with grades of "C" or better.

Course Description

This is a critical survey of selected texts in British literature from its origins to 1780. Emphasis is on major traditions and on major writers such as Chaucer, Marlowe, Donne, Jonson, Milton, Dryden, Swift, and Johnson. This course satisfies one of the Writing Intensive Course requirements for Arts and Sciences students.

Distribution

MR