Course Listings

ENGL 3306 – History of the English Language

(3 credits – TG) 3 hours lecture

This course covers the development of English from Anglo-Saxon (or Old English) to Early Modern English in the seventeenth century. It includes a basic component of linguistics and an examination of manuscript culture and textual transmission.

Prerequisites: One of English 2141, 2202, 2205, 2210, 2211, 2216, 2228, 2248, 2249, 2270, 2271, 2273, 2291, 2292, 2293, 2294, 2295, 2298, 2299, or 2301.
Recommended Preparation: Three 2000-level English courses.