EN 414 History of the English Language 4 cr.
  • Offered: Fall Winter
  • Prerequisites: Completion of the foundations of communication requirement, junior standing or instructor's permission.
  • Bulletin Year: 2016 - 2017 Undergraduate Bulletin

The historical development of the English language, from its Indo-European origins to its present status as an international lingua franca; dialect variation in modern English; and the position of English among world languages.