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Undergraduate Course Details
Number ENL 450
Title Early American Literature
Credits 3.0
Distribution DI
Prerequisites ENG 102, ENL 102, ENG102E, ENL102ESL, ENG103, ENL 103, ENG106H, or ENL110H and at least one English course at the 200-level or permission of the chairperson


Through discussion and lecture the student examines the development of American literature in its social and historical context from the Puritan era to 1800. Three lecture hours per week and two required field trips to Salem and Plymouth. Not open to students who have received credit for ENG455.