Please note:

  • The course offerings and instructors listed below are subject to change.
  • The syllabi below are preliminary and are provided to assist with course selection. Syllabi are posted as they are received. Final syllabi will be posted later this summer.
  • All fourth year courses are in a seminar style unless otherwise stated.

**Denotes a course for which a portfolio must be submitted prior to registration. Portfolios must be submitted to english@carleton.ca by Monday, July 31, 2017. Applicants will receive an acknowledgement email to confirm the Department has received their portfolio. Decisions will be communicated by email no later than Tuesday, August 8, 2017. Students are advised to make an alternate course selection until those accepted into workshops are notified. Sample portfolios are available at the links below.

First Year / Second Year / Third Year / Fourth Year

DIGH Courses

Course Course Title Instructor Term Other
DIGH 2001 / ENGL 2400 A Introduction to Digital Humanities Stymeist, D. F
DIGH 3001 A / ENGL 3401 A The Book in the Digital Age White, M. F
DIGH 4002 A / ENGL 4125 A Digital Culture and the Text I Greenspan, B. F

First Year

Many of our first-year courses preclude one another which means credit cannot be earned for more than one course. When selecting courses, please be mindful that you cannot enroll or receive credit in more than one of the following courses: FYSM 1004, ENGL 1000, ENGL 1009, ENGL 1100, ENGL 1200, ENGL 1300, ENGL 1400.

Students are also limited to enrolling in ENGL 1010 or ENGL 1020 as these courses preclude one another.

Please contact us if you have any questions.

Course Course Title Instructor Term Other
FYSM 1004 A Literature, Genre, Context Birkwood, S. F/W
FYSM 1004 B Literature, Genre, Context Dragunoiu, D. F/W
FYSM 1004 C Literature, Genre, Context Rooney, M. F/W
FYSM 1004 D Literature, Genre, Context Tracey, C. F/W
ENGL 1000 A Literature, Genre, Context Whiting, P. F/W
ENGL 1000 B Literature, Genre, Context Gildea, K. F/W
ENGL 1000 C Literature, Genre, Context Reid, H. F/W
ENGL 1010 A Writing an English Essay Gildea, K. F
ENGL 1010 B Writing an English Essay Chakravorty, M. F
ENGL 1010 C Writing an English Essay Scribner, M. F
ENGL 1010 D Writing an English Essay Doody, C. F
ENGL 1020 A Effective Writing Tittle, M. F
ENGL 1020 B Effective Writing Hewson, M. F
ENGL 1020 C Effective Writing Tittle. M. F
ENGL 1020 D Effective Writing Dunbar, L. F
ENGL 1020 I Effective Writing Dunbar, L. F
ENGL 1300 A Literature, Psychology, & the Mind Johnson, B. F
ENGL 1300 B Literature, Psychology, & the Mind Tracey, C. F
ENGL 1400 A Literature, Art, and Culture Brown, B. F
ENGL 1500 A Introduction to Creative Writing Waisvisz, S. F
ENGL 1609 A Introduction to Drama Studies Cleveland, J. F

Second Year

Course Course Title Instructor Term Other
ENGL 2005 A Theory and Criticism Cleveland, J. F
ENGL 2012 A / CLCV 2008 Greek and Roman Epic Klaassen, L. F
ENGL 2104 A Drama Workshop McVie, S. F
ENGL 2104 B Drama Workshop McVie, S. F
ENGL 2107 A Science Fiction DeCook, T. F
ENGL 2108 A Women and Literature Whiting, P. F
ENGL 2201 A The Pleasures of Reading Wallace, A. F online
ENGL 2300 A
ENGL 2300 A
British Literatures I Calkin, S.
Beecher, D.
F/W
ENGL 2300 B British Literatures I Calkin, S. / Williams, G. F/W
ENGL 2300 C British Literatures I Scribner, M. F/W
ENGL 2400 A / DIGH 2001 A Introduction to Digital Humanities Stymeist, D. F
ENGL 2500A / CLCV 2500 Classical Mythology F
ENGL 2600 A / FILM 2606 A History of World Cinema I Guha, M. F
ENGL 2700 A American Literatures I Hewson, M. F
ENGL 2802 A Canadian Literatures Birkwood, S. F/W
ENGL 2802 B Canadian Literatures Jamieson, S. F/W
ENGL 2802 C Canadian Literatures Tracey, C. F/W
ENGL 2901 A ** Poetry Workshop Stymeist, D. F
ENGL 2903 A ** Fiction Workshop Taylor, R. F Course poster
ENGL 2906 A Culture & Society Leckie, B. F
ENGL 2915 A ** Creative Non-Fiction Workshop Taylor, R. F Course poster
ENGL 2927 A African Literatures II Adesanmi, P. F

Third Year

 Course Course Title Instructor Term Other
ENGL 3003 A Literatures in Translation Dragunoiu, D. F
ENGL 3003 B Literatures in Translation Beecher, D. F
ENGL 3011 A Comics and Graphic Novels Johnson, B. F
ENGL 3201 A / HUMS 3200 European Literature Cameron, I. F/W
ENGL 3305 A Shakespeare and the Stage Williams, G. F
ENGL 3401 A / DIGH 3001 A The Book in the Digital Age White, M. F
ENGL 3502 A British Literatures II Keen, P. F/W
ENGL 3502 B British Literatures II Schroeder, J. F/W
ENGL 3702 A American Culture Holton, R. F
ENGL 3804 A / EURR 3001 Literature & Culture in Europe Stanisic-Keller, V. F
ENGL 3902 A** Writing for Stage and Screen Waisvisz, S. F Portfolio Requirements
ENGL 3908 A / ALDS 3401 Research & theory Academic Writing F
ENGL 3940 A Studies in Diaspora Lit. Chakravorty, M. F
ENGL 3960 A Studies in Indigenous Lit. Henderson, J. F

Fourth Year

Course Course Title Instructor Term Other
ENGL 4115 B / AFRI 4050 A / HIST 4915 A Culture and the Text Caramento, A. F Topic: Youth & Social Movements in Africa
ENGL 4125 A / DIGH 4002 A Digital Culture and the Text I Greenspan, B. F
ENGL 4135 A Studies in Publishing Tracey, C. F
ENGL 4301 A Studies in Renaissance Lit. DeCook, T. F
ENGL 4301 B Studies in Renaissance Lit. Beecher, D. F
ENGL 4609 A Drama: Global Contexts Cleveland, J. F
ENGL 4806 A Studies in Canadian Literatures I Hoey, R. F
ENGL 4806 B Studies in Canadian Literatures I Jamieson, S. F
ENGL 4909 A / ALDS 4403 A Writing and Knowledge-Making in the Disciplines Smart, G. F
ENGL 4976 A Issues in Postcolonial Lit. Chakravorty, M. F