English Major

100.109 <Introduction to English Linguistics>
This is an introductory English linguistics course for freshmen who have no previous background in linguistics. It provides an overview of various fields in English linguistics, both theoretical and applied, and helps students understand what types of linguistic phenomena are of interest and how such phenomena are dealt with and analyzed in each field.

100.110 <Introduction to English Literature>
This preparatory course introduces the major genres and concepts of literary analysis in English literature, and is for all English majors Content and emphasis vary according to instructor.

100.112 <The World of English Masterpieces>
In this preparatory course for English majors, students will read British and American classics in English and discuss topics pertaining to content, history, and form. Texts vary according to instructor.