The BA in English Literature emphasizes the historical and cultural understanding of the development of literature in English from the Anglo-Saxon period to the 21st century, in addition to the theory of various literary genres.


Requirements for the Degree

  • Introduction to Literature
  • Introduction to the Novel
  • Introduction to Poetry and Poetics
  • Introduction to Literary and Cultural Theories
  • American Literature
  • English Literature I: Literary Beginnings to Milton
  • English Literature II: The Enlightenment to Romanticism
  • English Literature III:
  • The Victorians to the Modernists
  • Shakespeare or Shakespeare in Italy
  • Classical Influences on English Literature or Italian Visions
  • Senior Thesis
  • Six major electives; at least four in English Literature, plus up to two relevant courses chosen from a list of approved courses

Program taught in:
  • English

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Last updated September 12, 2019
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Jan 20, 2020
4 years
18,000 USD
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