Current Courses

The button below links to a complete listing, in PDF, of our course offerings and descriptions for the current academic year (2017-2018).


Undergraduate Course Offerings, 2018-2019

  • Please note that course offerings and descriptions can vary year by year.
  • For a complete, accurate listing of our current course offerings, please consult the uOttawa course timetable.
  • For more information about program structure requirements for a Major in English, please consult the Program Structure page.


Course offerings organized by program structure

As outlined in the Program Structure for a Major in English, the Major requires a number of credits in each Course List. The attached file (below) organizes this academic year's course offerings by requirements in the Program Structure. Please note that this file is not a complete list of our course offerings--only those courses which apply to the Major in English are listed.

Please click here for Course offerings by program structure, 2017-2018

Sample Courses

Each of the boxes below lists a sample course at the 1000, 2000, or 3000 level with a sample syllabus from a past section of that course. Do remember that these are only SAMPLES: the courses listed below may not be offered this academic year, and may not have the same reading list, assignments, due dates, and so forth. If you would like further information about a particular section of a course, please check the timetable for the name of the professor teaching that section, and contact the professor directly.

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