The English department courses for undergraduates fall within certain broad categories. See the courses overview page for a list of courses by category.
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Spring 2023 Courses for First-Year Students
In the English Department, first-year students are welcome to enroll in any 100- or 200-level course. However, in the sampling below, you'll find courses that are specifically designed to provide an introduction to the study of English Literature, Film, Creative Writing, Theater and Communication.
|100||Great Books: A Brief History of Western Lit||Spring||TR||1230||1345||Tawil|
|114||British Literature II||Spring||TR||1230||1345||Bayne|
|116||Intro to African American Literature||Spring||MW||1025||1140||Alafaireet|
|117||Intro to the Art of Film||Spring||TR||940||1055||Middleton|
|118||Intro to Media Studies||Spring||TR||1230||1345||Burges|
|121||Intro to Creative Writing Fiction||Spring||T||1400||1640||Scott|
|121||Intro to Creative Writing Fiction||Spring||W||1400||1640||Hansen|
|121||Intro to Creative Writing Fiction||Spring||R||1400||1640||Hansen|
|122||Intro to Creative Writing: Poetry||Spring||M||1650||1930||Wessels|
|124||Intro to Lighting for Stage||Spring||T/R||940||1055||Hamilton|
|135||Intro to Debate||Spring||T/R||1400||1515||Fletcher|
|154||Intro to Design for Stage||Spring||M||1025||1305||Reiser|
Check the course schedules/descriptions available via the Registrar's Office for the official schedules for the widest range of terms for which such information is available.