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Undergraduate Course Details
Number ENL 305
Title History of the English Language
Credits 3.0
Prerequisites ENG102, ENL 102, ENG102E, ENL102ESL, ENG103, ENL 103, ENG106H, or ENL106H and at least one English course at the 200-level or permission of the chairperson


A study of the historical development of sounds, inflection, structure, and vocabulary of English, with particular attention to Middle English and early modern English. Three lecture hours per week. Not open to students who have received credit for ENG323.