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Currently being updated

Programs are revised annually. All students must satisfy program requirements as outlined in the​ shnaton​​​ of the year they entered the program. For the current program requirements please 

consult the shnaton for this year.

For details about the 2022-23 program, please see the English Literature program schedule (updated ​01/08/22), which includes​ both Fall and Spring semesters (by days and hours). Please note that programs are ​subject to change.


BA in English Literature 2022-23

First-year required courses 

Semester

Hours

Day

Credits

Lecturer

Course Name

​​Fall
Group 1: 10:00-12:00
Group 2: 12:00-14:00
​Tuesday
​0
Mr. Cohanim
English Language Skills
132.1.0410

Fall & Spring

10:00-12:00

Monday

4

Dr. Ben-zvi

Introduction to Prose Fiction A+B

132.1.0217

132.1.0227

Fall & Spring​


​Group 1: 08:00-10:00

Group 2: 10:00-12:00

Thursday

4

Mr. Cohanim

Academic Writing Workshop A+B​

132.1.1051

132.1.1741

Fall

12:00-14:00

Monday

2

Dr. Kuminova

Roots of the Western Literary Tradition

132.1.1011

Fall & Spring


12:00-14:00


Thursday​
4
​Prof. Bar-Yosef

Introduction to Drama A+B

132.1.0337

132.1. 0332

Spring

14:00-16:00

Monday & Thursday 

4

Dr. Weiman-Kelman

Introduction to Poetry

132.1.0197

 *In the first week of the semester, all first-year students must take an English writing skills exam, which will be given in the English language skills workshop. Students who pass the exam will be exempt from this workshop


Second-year required courses​

​​​Semester

Hours

Day

Credits

Lecturer

Course Name

​Fall & Spring

12:00-14:00

Monday

4

Dr. Ben-Tovim (Fall) & 

Dr. Segalovitz (Spring)

Literary Theory in the Twentieth Century A+B​

132.1.3161

132.1.3171

Fall & Spring

Group 1: 08:00-10:00
Group 2: 12:00-14:00

Thursday

Thursday

2
2

Mr. Flendler

Mr. Flendler

Literary Theory in the Twentieth-Century A+B

Tutorials

Fall

14:00-16:00

14:00-16:00

Monday &

Thursday

4​

Dr. Landau

Survey of English Literature I 1350-1680

132.1.2351

Spring

10:00-12:00

10:00-12:00

Monday &

Thursday

4

Dr. Ben-Tovim

Survey of English Literature II:1660-1900​​132.1.2361

Spring

14:00-16:00

14:00-16:00

Monday &

Thursday

4​

Dr. Ben-zvi

Survey of American Literature​

132.1.1391


First/second/third-year elective courses

Semester

Hours

Day

Credits

Lecturer

Course Name

Spring

18:00-20:00

Tuesday 

2

Dr. Kuminova

Masterpieces of Western Literature​ 

132.1.0207

Spring

​10:00-12:00
​Tuesday
​2
​Dr. Stein
​Film and Literature​
132.1.0363

 
Second-year elective courses

Semester

Hours

Day

Credits

Lecturer

Course Name
Spring
​08:00-10:00
​Tuesday
​2
Mr. Felendler

Advanced Academic Writing Workshop​
132.1.0309


Second/third-year elective courses


Semester

Hours

Day​​

Credits

Lecturer

Course Name

Fall

10:00-12:00

Thursday

2

Prof. Bar-Yosef

The Golden Age of British Children’s Literature
132.1.0532
Fall 16:00-18:00Monday2 Mr. Cohanim Fullmetal Alchemist: Comics, Serialization, and Japanese​
132.1.0343

Spring​

8:00-10:00

Monday

2

Prof. Bar-Yosef

Monsters in Nineteenth-Century Literature
132.1.0045​​

Spring

14:00-16:00​

Tuesday​

2

​Dr Segalovitz​





Third-year required courses​

Semester

Hours

Day​

Credits

Lecturer

Course​​

Fall & Spring
12:00-14:00 MondayDr. Wenske​ Survey​​​ of​​ Twentieth-​Century​ Literature A+B
132.1.0299


Third-year elective courses

Semester​

Hours

Day​

Credits

Lecturer

Course​

​​Spring
​​12:00-14:00
​​Thursday 
​2
Prof. Bar-Yosef
​​Spring

​12:00-14:00
Monday
2
Dr. Fermentto-Tzaisler​​
​American Protest Literature 
​Fall

16:00-18:00

Tuesday 

2
Mr. Felendler
Academic Writing for 3rd Year Students
​​Fall

​​12:00-14:00
​Monday
​​2
Ms. Rosenfeld
Creative writing
132.1.0228​


Third-year seminars 

Semester

Hours

Day

Credits

Lecturer

Course Name

Fall 

14:00-16:00

Monday & Thursday 

4​

 Prof. Goodblatt

Poetic Drama:  Religion, Carnival, Theater
132.1.0256

Fall & Spring

16:00-​18:00

Monday 

4

Prof. Sicher

Postwar British Novel A+B
132.1.1151
132.1.1152

Spring

14:00-16:00

Monday & Thursday ​


4

Dr. Landau

Battlelines: The Politics of Literature and the Literature of Politics ​
132.1.0350​


BA advisor: Dr. Aaron Landau​​

​Graduate advisor: Dr. Yael Ben-zvi