Course search (2016-17)

This course search tool allows you to look for Undergraduate courses offered by the English Department in the academic year 2016-17. For course scheduling, see the Dynamic Timetable.

For a list of all courses offered by the English Department, see the Academic Calendar.

If there are discrepancies between the courses found through this search tool and the Academic calendar, the calendar should be considered correct.

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NameLevelSemesterArea
DHUM 150 - Tools, Techniques and Culture of the Digital HumanitiesFirst yearFall
Digital humanities
ENGL 101 - Fundamentals of Academic LiteracyFirst yearFall
Spring
Writing
ENGL 135 - Academic Reading and WritingFirst yearFall
Spring
Summer
Writing
ENGL 146 - The Literature of Our EraFirst yearFall
Spring
Summer
Academic writing
Literature
Writing
20th century
ENGL 147 - Great Moments in English LiteratureFirst yearFall
ENGL 147 - Great Moments in English LiteratureFirst yearSpring
British
Drama
Fiction
Literature
Poetry
Writing
ENGL 200A - English Literature to 1660Second yearFall
Literature
Medieval
Renaissance
17th century
ENGL 200A - English Literature to 1660Second yearSpring
Literature
Medieval
Shakespeare
17th century
ENGL 200B - English Literature 1660 - 1800Second yearSpring
Drama
Fiction
Literature
Poetry
18th century
ENGL 200C - English Literature 1800 - 1914Second yearFall
British
Drama
Fiction
Literature
Poetry
Romantic
Victorian
Writing
19th century
ENGL 200C - English Literature 1800 - 1914Second yearSpring
British
Drama
Fiction
Literature
Poetry
Romantic
Victorian
Writing
19th century
ENGL 201 - Introduction to Modernist LiteratureSecond yearFall
American
British
Drama
Fiction
Literature
Poetry
20th century
ENGL 201 - Introduction to Modernist LiteratureSecond yearSpring
Literature
20th century
ENGL 202 - Introduction to Canadian LiteratureSecond yearFall
Canadian
Fiction
Literature
19th century
20th century
ENGL 202 - Introduction to Canadian LiteratureSecond yearSpring
Canadian
Literature
20th century
21st century
ENGL 203 - Introduction to American LiteratureSecond yearFall
Spring
American
Fiction
Literature
Poetry
Romantic
Victorian
19th century
20th century
ENGL 203 - Introduction to American LiteratureSecond yearSpring
American
Literature
ENGL 207 - Introduction to Cultural StudiesSecond yearFall
Spring
Theory
20th century
21st century
ENGL 209 - Foundations of Literary CriticsmSecond yearSpring
Literature
ENGL 225 - Technical CommunicationsSecond yearFall
Spring
Professional communication
Writing
ENGL 302 - Writing for Government and the Public SectorUpper levelFall
Professional communication
Writing
ENGL 303 - Copy EditingUpper levelFall
Spring
Professional communication
Writing
ENGL 310 - Honours: Practical CriticismUpper levelFall
Spring
Writing
ENGL 340 - Introduction to Old EnglishUpper levelFall
English lit requirement before 1660
Literature
Medieval
17th century
ENGL 341 - Old English LiteratureUpper levelSpring
English lit requirement before 1660
Literature
Medieval
17th century
ENGL 343 - Later Middle EnglishUpper levelFall
English lit requirement before 1660
British
Fiction
Medieval
17th century
ENGL 344A - Chaucer's Canterbury TalesUpper levelFall
English lit requirement before 1660
British
Fiction
Medieval
17th century
ENGL 344B - Chaucer: Troilus and Minor WorksUpper levelSpring
English lit requirement before 1660
Literature
Medieval
17th century
ENGL 353 - Studies in Medieval English Literature: Special Topic Medieval Manuscripts at UVicUpper levelFall
Fiction
Literature
Medieval
ENGL 365 - 17th Century Poetry and Prose to 1660Upper levelFall
English lit requirement before 1660
Literature
Medieval
17th century
ENGL 366B - Shakespeare: Histories and TragediesUpper levelFall
English lit requirement before 1660
Literature
Medieval
Shakespeare
17th century
ENGL 366C - Shakepseare: Comedies, Problem Plays, and RomancesUpper levelFall
English lit requirement before 1660
British
Literature
Poetry
Renaissance
Shakespeare
17th century
ENGL 366C - Shakepseare: Comedies, Problem Plays, and RomancesUpper levelSpring
English lit requirement before 1660
Literature
Medieval
Shakespeare
17th century
ENGL 369 - Milton: Major Poetry and Selected ProseUpper levelSpring
English lit requirement before 1660
British
Literature
Poetry
Renaissance
17th century
ENGL 374 - Swift, Pope, and the Literature of the Augustan Age: 1701 - 1745Upper levelFall
English lit requirement 1660 - 1900
Literature
18th century
ENGL 375 - Johnson, Blake, and the Later 18th-CenturyUpper levelSpring
English lit requirement 1660 - 1900
Literature
18th century
ENGL 376A - The Beginning of the English Novel: 1660 - 1750Upper levelFall
English lit requirement 1660 - 1900
Literature
18th century
ENGL 376B - The English Novel: 1750 to the Early 19th CenturyUpper levelSpring
English lit requirement 1660 - 1900
Fiction
18th century
ENGL 379 - British Fiction and Non-Fiction of the Early 19th CenturyUpper levelSpring
English lit requirement 1660 - 1900
Literature
18th century
19th century
ENGL 380 - Victorian Fiction Dickens to EliotUpper levelSpring
English lit requirement 1660 - 1900
Literature
Victorian
18th century
ENGL 381 - Late Victorian and Edwardian FictionUpper levelFall
English lit requirement 1660 - 1900
Literature
Victorian
18th century
ENGL 386 - Victorian PoetryUpper levelSpring
English lit requirement 1660 - 1900
British
Literature
Poetry
Victorian
19th century
ENGL 387 - Victorian Culture and ThoughtUpper levelFall
English lit requirement 1660 - 1900
Literature
19th century
ENGL 392 - Studies in a Major FigureUpper levelSpring
Literature
Postcolonial
20th century
ENGL 407 - Social Media and Electronic CommunicationUpper levelSpring
Professional communication
ENGL 410 - Backgrounds to English Literary TraditionsUpper levelFall
Spring
English lit requirement before 1660
Literature
ENGL 412 - Research for Professional WritersUpper levelSpring
Professional communication
ENGL 414A - American Film to 1945Upper levelFall
American
Literature
20th century
ENGL 414B - American Film Since 1945Upper levelSpring
American
Literature
20th century
ENGL 418 - Print Media Genres and Techniques for Professional WritersUpper levelSpring
Professional communication
ENGL 428A - 19th-Century American Fiction IUpper levelFall
English lit requirement 1660 - 1900
American
Literature
ENGL 429A - 20th-Century American Fiction to WWIIUpper levelSpring
English lit requirement post 20th century
American
Literature
ENGL 429B - Mid 20th-Century American FictionUpper levelFall
English lit requirement post 20th century
American
Literature
ENGL 429C - Comtemporary American FictionUpper levelSpring
American
Fiction
Literature
20th century
ENGL 435 - Modernist PoetryUpper levelFall
English lit requirement post 20th century
Poetry
ENGL 436A - 20th-Century British Fiction to WWIIUpper levelSpring
English lit requirement post 20th century
Fiction
20th century
ENGL 437B - Modern Drama Since WWIIUpper levelFall
English lit requirement post 20th century
Drama
20th century
ENGL 439B - Special Studies in Postcolonial Litertures: Special Topic The Dark Side of Sorry: Postcolonial Literature in an Age of ApologyUpper levelFall
English lit requirement post 20th century
Postcolonial
20th century
ENGL 448 - Special Studies in Canadian Literature: Special Topic Wildnerness Writing in CanadaUpper levelFall
Canadian
Literature
19th century
20th century
ENGL 449 - Special Studies in Contemporary Literature: Special Topic Religion and Contemporary American FictionUpper levelFall
English lit requirement post 20th century
American
Fiction
Literature
20th century
ENGL 450 - Modern Canadian FictionUpper levelFall
English lit requirement post 20th century
Canadian
Fiction
20th century
ENGL 451 - Contemporary Canadian FictionUpper levelSpring
English lit requirement post 20th century
Canadian
Fiction
Literature
Postcolonial
Theory
20th century
ENGL 452 - Modern Canadian PoetryUpper levelSpring
English lit requirement post 20th century
Canadian
Fiction
Poetry
20th century
ENGL 453 - Contemporary Canadian PoetryUpper levelSpring
Canadian
Poetry
19th century
ENGL 455 - Canadian Literature in Transnational TimesUpper levelFall
English lit requirement post 20th century
Canadian
Indigenous literature
Literature
Poetry
Postcolonial
Theory
Writing
21st century
ENGL 456 - Literature of British ColumbiaUpper levelSpring
English lit requirement post 20th century
Canadian
Fiction
Literature
Postcolonial
19th century
20th century
ENGL 460 - Classic Literary CriticismUpper levelSpring
Literature
ENGL 464 - The Bible and Literature in EnglishUpper levelSpring
Literature
ENGL 467 - Seminar in 20th-Century Literary CriticismUpper levelFall
Literature
Theory
20th century
ENGL 471 - Women and Literature: Special Topic Contemporary Women Playwrights in the British Isles and North AmericaUpper levelSpring
Literature
ENGL 478 - Special Studies in Literature and Environment: Special Topic Climate Change in a Settler-Colonial EnvironmentUpper levelFall
English lit requirement post 20th century
Literature
20th century
ENGL 479 - Children's FictionUpper levelFall
Fiction
ENGL499- Graduating Essay in HonoursUpper levelFall
Spring
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