About the Program

Dive into the grace and power of the English language as an English major. You’ll read epics about ancient warriors and modern heroes. You’ll get to know people and worlds you never, ever dreamed of meeting. The program will help you prepare for whichever career you choose as an exacting reader, eloquent communicator and compelling writer. The English program at Olivet offers courses in critical approaches to literature, international literature composition and creative writing.

Below is a sampling of English courses offered. A full listing of courses can be found in the Academic Catalog on page 70.

Courses in the Program

ENG 204 - Defining Literary and National Identities
ENG 251 - Travel Writing
ENG 305 - Non-Western Literature
ENG 402 - Being Human: Literature and the “Big Questions"


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