3 credit hours Designed for English majors. Introduction to current trends in English studies, including critical approaches, research methods, and vocabulary and skills necessary for success in the major and the field. English majors and minors are strongly encouraged to take ENG 300 during the World Literature sequence (231, 232, 233 or 234, or equivalent). Minimum grade of C required. Prerequisite(s): ENG 102 or 104, or equivalent.