This Course and Program Catalogue is effective from May 2019 to April 2020.

Not all courses described in the Course and Program Catalogue are offered each year. For a list of course offerings in 2019-2020, please consult the class search website.

The following conventions are used for course numbering:

  • 010-099 represent non-degree level courses
  • 100-699 represent undergraduate degree level courses
  • 700-999 represent graduate degree level courses

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LIT 110.3: Journeys in Masterpieces of European Languages in English Translation

This course studies representative masterpieces of European languages such as Ancient Greek, French, Italian, German, Spanish and Russian through readings, lectures, and discussions. The chosen works will be explored following the broad, overarching theme of “journeys”: journeys into adulthood, into the world, into the self...

Weekly hours: 3 Lecture hours
Note: Students with credit for LIT 100 may not take this course for credit.


LIT 111.3: Rebellion in Masterpieces of European Languages in English Translation

This course studies representative masterpieces of European languages such as Ancient Greek, French, German, and Spanish through readings, lectures, discussions and comparative study. The chosen works will be explored following the broad theme of “rebellion”: rebellion against fate, against fatality, against society...

Weekly hours: 3 Lecture hours
Note: Students with credit for LIT 100 may not take this course for credit.


LIT 298.3: Special Topics

Offered occasionally by visiting faculty and in other special situations. Students interested in these courses should contact the department for more information.

Weekly hours: 3 Lecture hours


LIT 299.6: Special Topics

Offered occasionally by visiting faculty and in other special situations. Students interested in these courses should contact the department for more information.

Weekly hours: 3 Lecture hours


LIT 398.3: Special Topics

Offered occasionally by visiting faculty and in other special situations to cover, in depth, topics that are not thoroughly covered in regularly offered courses.

Weekly hours: 3 Seminar/Discussion hours


LIT 399.6: Special Topics

Offered occasionally by visiting faculty and in other special situations to cover, in depth, topics that are not thoroughly covered in regularly offered courses.

Weekly hours: 3 Seminar/Discussion hours


LIT 479.6: Honours Project

A reading course on a specialized topic combining the literatures of the student's two languages. This course will also provide an initiation into research methods leading to an honours thesis.

Weekly hours: 1 Seminar/Discussion hours
Prerequisite(s): 12 credit units of Comparative Literature courses and permission of the department.


LIT 498.3: Special Topics

Offered occasionally by visiting faculty and in other special situations to cover, in depth, topics that are not thoroughly covered in regularly offered courses.

Weekly hours: 3 Seminar/Discussion hours


LIT 499.6: Special Topics

Offered occasionally by visiting faculty and in other special situations to cover, in depth, topics that are not thoroughly covered in regularly offered courses.

Weekly hours: 3 Seminar/Discussion hours