English Courses by Category for Fall 2021 (Old Major)

Any English major who started their major before fall 2016 and is still following the prior major is required to take at least one course at or above the 100-level from each of the categories below as part of the completion of their major requirements.

Category A includes the study of the English language, creative writing, rhetoric & composition, critical theory, and cultural studies.

Category B includes study in ancient, medieval, 16th or 17th Century literary traditions.

Category C includes study in 18th or 19th Century literary traditions.

Category D includes study in 20th or 21st Century literary traditions.

Category ACategory BCategory CCategory D

ENGS 104 A

CL:Tutoring Writing

(CRN 91262)

ENGS 134 A

Black Death

(CRN 95968)

ENGS 150 A

Hamilton & Friends

(CRN 94243)

ENGS 164 A

Modern Poetry

(CRN 95970)

ENGS 112 A

Black Identities

(CRN 95997)

ENGS 134 OL1

D2: Comparative Epic

(CRN 96029)

ENGS 156 A

The American Slave Narrative

(CRN 95969)

ENGS 281 B 

Post-apocalyptic Fiction 

(CRN 94292)

ENGS 114 A

 Documentary Writing 

(CRN 95949)

ENGS 221 A

Grief & Loss Early Modern British Literature

(CRN 95975)

ENGS 164 A

Modern Poetry

(CRN 95970)

ENGS 281 B

Post-apocalyptic Fiction

(CRN 94292)

ENGS 114 B


(CRN 93365)

ENGS 320 A


(CRN 95976)



ENGS 117 A

Advanced Creative Nonfiction

(CRN 93366)



ENGS 117 B

Advanced Creative Nonfiction

(CRN 93365)



ENGS 118 A

Advanced Writing: Fiction

(CRN 91445)


ENGS 119 A

Advanced Writing: Poetry

(CRN 91263)


ENGS 189 A

Craftivism as Women's Activism

(CRN 95971)



ENGS 281 A

Adoption Narrative

(CRN 93364)


ENGS 360 A

Immigrant Literature

(CRN 94297)