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University of Colorado Denver College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences at UC Denver

Undergraduate Majors



The course of study offered by the Department of English is designed to develop a student’s ability to read literature responsibly and imaginatively, to foster an understanding and appreciation of our literary inheritance, and to provide the historical perspective from which to evaluate contemporary writing. Students who complete the program in English are expected to have mastered the ability to express their ideas in clear and succinct prose. The English Major focuses primarily on Literature while offering students the option to emphasize one of the following: Literature, Creative Writing, or Film Studies.

You can find more information on the programs, courses and faculty on the English department website.