Catalog 2021-2022

ENGL 2310 English Literature from the Beginnings to 1700 (3-0-3)

This course presents a survey of important works in early English literature. It includes a variety of literary genres, including poetry, drama, fiction, and nonfiction. Writers typically include the Beowulf poet, Gawain poet, Chaucer, Spenser, Sidney, Marlowe, Donne, Jonson, Shakespeare, and Milton. The course emphasizes English literature as a reflection of culture and ideas. Competency areas include literature and culture, essential themes and ideas, literature and history, research and writing skills, and oral communication skills.

Offered as needed


ENGL 1101 with a grade of C or higher

Syllabus for this course