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2021 Fall: August 18 - December 14
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Course Class No. Section Start & End Date Day Time Status Location
ENGL 102 Composition and Literature (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirements in communications or arts and humanities.) Prerequisite: WRTG 112 or equivalent. Further practice in writing using readings in literature. Focus is on academic writing forms, especially critical analysis of literature, through a variety of modes, such as comparison and contrast, classification, and causal analysis. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: ENGL 102 or ENGL 292.
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80694 6380 18 Aug 2021-12 Oct 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Hardy, Mary Michele Syllabus Course Materials
ENGL 102 Composition and Literature (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirements in communications or arts and humanities.) Prerequisite: WRTG 112 or equivalent. Further practice in writing using readings in literature. Focus is on academic writing forms, especially critical analysis of literature, through a variety of modes, such as comparison and contrast, classification, and causal analysis. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: ENGL 102 or ENGL 292.
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80695 6381 18 Aug 2021-12 Oct 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Gulli, Antonino Syllabus Course Materials
ENGL 102 Composition and Literature (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirements in communications or arts and humanities.) Prerequisite: WRTG 112 or equivalent. Further practice in writing using readings in literature. Focus is on academic writing forms, especially critical analysis of literature, through a variety of modes, such as comparison and contrast, classification, and causal analysis. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: ENGL 102 or ENGL 292.
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80759 6382 18 Aug 2021-12 Oct 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Nank, Christopher E Syllabus Course Materials
ENGL 102 Composition and Literature (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirements in communications or arts and humanities.) Prerequisite: WRTG 112 or equivalent. Further practice in writing using readings in literature. Focus is on academic writing forms, especially critical analysis of literature, through a variety of modes, such as comparison and contrast, classification, and causal analysis. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: ENGL 102 or ENGL 292.
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80765 6383 18 Aug 2021-12 Oct 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Connolly, Donna M Syllabus Course Materials
ENGL 102 Composition and Literature (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirements in communications or arts and humanities.) Prerequisite: WRTG 112 or equivalent. Further practice in writing using readings in literature. Focus is on academic writing forms, especially critical analysis of literature, through a variety of modes, such as comparison and contrast, classification, and causal analysis. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: ENGL 102 or ENGL 292.
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80773 6384 18 Aug 2021-12 Oct 2021 Open Online
Faculty: DiEdwardo, Maryann P Syllabus Course Materials
ENGL 102 Composition and Literature (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirements in communications or arts and humanities.) Prerequisite: WRTG 112 or equivalent. Further practice in writing using readings in literature. Focus is on academic writing forms, especially critical analysis of literature, through a variety of modes, such as comparison and contrast, classification, and causal analysis. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: ENGL 102 or ENGL 292.
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80928 6385 18 Aug 2021-12 Oct 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Freeman Price, Mark James Syllabus Course Materials
ENGL 102 Composition and Literature (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirements in communications or arts and humanities.) Prerequisite: WRTG 112 or equivalent. Further practice in writing using readings in literature. Focus is on academic writing forms, especially critical analysis of literature, through a variety of modes, such as comparison and contrast, classification, and causal analysis. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: ENGL 102 or ENGL 292.
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82001 6980 22 Sep 2021-16 Nov 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Tanta, Gene Syllabus Course Materials
ENGL 102 Composition and Literature (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirements in communications or arts and humanities.) Prerequisite: WRTG 112 or equivalent. Further practice in writing using readings in literature. Focus is on academic writing forms, especially critical analysis of literature, through a variety of modes, such as comparison and contrast, classification, and causal analysis. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: ENGL 102 or ENGL 292.
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82005 6981 22 Sep 2021-16 Nov 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Dunn, Anita K Syllabus Course Materials
ENGL 102 Composition and Literature (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirements in communications or arts and humanities.) Prerequisite: WRTG 112 or equivalent. Further practice in writing using readings in literature. Focus is on academic writing forms, especially critical analysis of literature, through a variety of modes, such as comparison and contrast, classification, and causal analysis. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: ENGL 102 or ENGL 292.
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82058 6982 22 Sep 2021-16 Nov 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Murphy, Caroline AM Syllabus Course Materials
ENGL 102 Composition and Literature (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirements in communications or arts and humanities.) Prerequisite: WRTG 112 or equivalent. Further practice in writing using readings in literature. Focus is on academic writing forms, especially critical analysis of literature, through a variety of modes, such as comparison and contrast, classification, and causal analysis. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: ENGL 102 or ENGL 292.
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82119 6983 22 Sep 2021-16 Nov 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Snyder, Travis Syllabus Course Materials
ENGL 102 Composition and Literature (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirements in communications or arts and humanities.) Prerequisite: WRTG 112 or equivalent. Further practice in writing using readings in literature. Focus is on academic writing forms, especially critical analysis of literature, through a variety of modes, such as comparison and contrast, classification, and causal analysis. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: ENGL 102 or ENGL 292.
83263 7380 20 Oct 2021-14 Dec 2021 Closed Online
Faculty: Hardy, Mary Michele Syllabus Course Materials
ENGL 102 Composition and Literature (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirements in communications or arts and humanities.) Prerequisite: WRTG 112 or equivalent. Further practice in writing using readings in literature. Focus is on academic writing forms, especially critical analysis of literature, through a variety of modes, such as comparison and contrast, classification, and causal analysis. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: ENGL 102 or ENGL 292.
83271 7381 20 Oct 2021-14 Dec 2021 Closed Online
Faculty: Allen, Caffilene Syllabus Course Materials
ENGL 102 Composition and Literature (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirements in communications or arts and humanities.) Prerequisite: WRTG 112 or equivalent. Further practice in writing using readings in literature. Focus is on academic writing forms, especially critical analysis of literature, through a variety of modes, such as comparison and contrast, classification, and causal analysis. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: ENGL 102 or ENGL 292.
83331 7382 20 Oct 2021-14 Dec 2021 Closed Online
Faculty: Frusciante, Denise M Syllabus Course Materials
ENGL 102 Composition and Literature (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirements in communications or arts and humanities.) Prerequisite: WRTG 112 or equivalent. Further practice in writing using readings in literature. Focus is on academic writing forms, especially critical analysis of literature, through a variety of modes, such as comparison and contrast, classification, and causal analysis. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: ENGL 102 or ENGL 292.
84445 7383 20 Oct 2021-14 Dec 2021 Closed Online
Faculty: Weber, Wendy L Syllabus Course Materials
ENGL 102 Composition and Literature (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirements in communications or arts and humanities.) Prerequisite: WRTG 112 or equivalent. Further practice in writing using readings in literature. Focus is on academic writing forms, especially critical analysis of literature, through a variety of modes, such as comparison and contrast, classification, and causal analysis. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: ENGL 102 or ENGL 292.
84446 7384 20 Oct 2021-14 Dec 2021 Closed Online
Faculty: Shoop-Shafor, Eva J. Syllabus Course Materials
ENGL 102 Composition and Literature (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirements in communications or arts and humanities.) Prerequisite: WRTG 112 or equivalent. Further practice in writing using readings in literature. Focus is on academic writing forms, especially critical analysis of literature, through a variety of modes, such as comparison and contrast, classification, and causal analysis. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: ENGL 102 or ENGL 292.
84447 7385 20 Oct 2021-14 Dec 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Gerald, Kelly S Syllabus Course Materials
ENGL 103 Introduction to Mythology (3)
(Formerly HUMN 103.) A foundation in ancient mythology, focusing on Greek and Roman myths. Discussion may also cover Norse, Irish, Chinese, Arabic, and Hindu myths, among others. Emphasis is on examining various classical myths as expressed through plays, poems, and stories. The objective is to demonstrate an understanding of the differences between myths, legends, and other similar genres and show how classical world mythology still influences contemporary society. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: ENGL 103 or HUMN 103.
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80696 6380 18 Aug 2021-12 Oct 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Simons, Jeffrey G. Syllabus Course Materials
ENGL 103 Introduction to Mythology (3)
(Formerly HUMN 103.) A foundation in ancient mythology, focusing on Greek and Roman myths. Discussion may also cover Norse, Irish, Chinese, Arabic, and Hindu myths, among others. Emphasis is on examining various classical myths as expressed through plays, poems, and stories. The objective is to demonstrate an understanding of the differences between myths, legends, and other similar genres and show how classical world mythology still influences contemporary society. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: ENGL 103 or HUMN 103.
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80780 6381 18 Aug 2021-12 Oct 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Allen, Caffilene Syllabus Course Materials
ENGL 103 Introduction to Mythology (3)
(Formerly HUMN 103.) A foundation in ancient mythology, focusing on Greek and Roman myths. Discussion may also cover Norse, Irish, Chinese, Arabic, and Hindu myths, among others. Emphasis is on examining various classical myths as expressed through plays, poems, and stories. The objective is to demonstrate an understanding of the differences between myths, legends, and other similar genres and show how classical world mythology still influences contemporary society. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: ENGL 103 or HUMN 103.
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80780 6381 18 Aug 2021-12 Oct 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Lockhart, Christine Renee Syllabus Course Materials
ENGL 103 Introduction to Mythology (3)
(Formerly HUMN 103.) A foundation in ancient mythology, focusing on Greek and Roman myths. Discussion may also cover Norse, Irish, Chinese, Arabic, and Hindu myths, among others. Emphasis is on examining various classical myths as expressed through plays, poems, and stories. The objective is to demonstrate an understanding of the differences between myths, legends, and other similar genres and show how classical world mythology still influences contemporary society. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: ENGL 103 or HUMN 103.
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81995 6980 22 Sep 2021-16 Nov 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Cassel, Diana G. Syllabus Course Materials
ENGL 103 Introduction to Mythology (3)
(Formerly HUMN 103.) A foundation in ancient mythology, focusing on Greek and Roman myths. Discussion may also cover Norse, Irish, Chinese, Arabic, and Hindu myths, among others. Emphasis is on examining various classical myths as expressed through plays, poems, and stories. The objective is to demonstrate an understanding of the differences between myths, legends, and other similar genres and show how classical world mythology still influences contemporary society. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: ENGL 103 or HUMN 103.
83590 7380 20 Oct 2021-14 Dec 2021 Closed Online
Faculty: Bollman, Amy K Syllabus Course Materials
ENGL 103 Introduction to Mythology (3)
(Formerly HUMN 103.) A foundation in ancient mythology, focusing on Greek and Roman myths. Discussion may also cover Norse, Irish, Chinese, Arabic, and Hindu myths, among others. Emphasis is on examining various classical myths as expressed through plays, poems, and stories. The objective is to demonstrate an understanding of the differences between myths, legends, and other similar genres and show how classical world mythology still influences contemporary society. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: ENGL 103 or HUMN 103.
84675 7381 20 Oct 2021-14 Dec 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Lockhart, Christine Renee Syllabus Course Materials
ENGL 240 Introduction to Fiction, Poetry, and Drama (3)
Prerequisite: WRTG 112 or equivalent. An introduction to fiction, poetry, and drama, with an emphasis on developing critical reading and writing skills. The objective is to identify and define elements of literature and literary genres, analyze literary texts using principles of close reading, and demonstrate skill in academic writing. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: ENGL 240 or ENGL 340.
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80139 6380 18 Aug 2021-12 Oct 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Cortese, Romana Syllabus Course Materials
ENGL 240 Introduction to Fiction, Poetry, and Drama (3)
Prerequisite: WRTG 112 or equivalent. An introduction to fiction, poetry, and drama, with an emphasis on developing critical reading and writing skills. The objective is to identify and define elements of literature and literary genres, analyze literary texts using principles of close reading, and demonstrate skill in academic writing. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: ENGL 240 or ENGL 340.
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82202 6980 22 Sep 2021-16 Nov 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Warren, Eliza Edith Syllabus Course Materials
ENGL 240 Introduction to Fiction, Poetry, and Drama (3)
Prerequisite: WRTG 112 or equivalent. An introduction to fiction, poetry, and drama, with an emphasis on developing critical reading and writing skills. The objective is to identify and define elements of literature and literary genres, analyze literary texts using principles of close reading, and demonstrate skill in academic writing. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: ENGL 240 or ENGL 340.
83165 7380 20 Oct 2021-14 Dec 2021 Closed Online
Faculty: Meadows, Becky Lee Syllabus Course Materials
ENGL 250 Introduction to Women's Literature (3)
Prerequisite: WRTG 112. Recommended: ENGL 102. An overview of multiple forms of writings by and about women from various periods and cultures. The aim is to read critically, understand diverse perspectives, and write effectively about women's literature.
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85597 6380 18 Aug 2021-12 Oct 2021 Open Online
Faculty: White, Jennifer Syllabus Course Materials
ENGL 250 Introduction to Women's Literature (3)
Prerequisite: WRTG 112. Recommended: ENGL 102. An overview of multiple forms of writings by and about women from various periods and cultures. The aim is to read critically, understand diverse perspectives, and write effectively about women's literature.
85599 7380 20 Oct 2021-14 Dec 2021 Open Online
Faculty: White, Jennifer Syllabus Course Materials
ENGL 281 Standard English Grammar (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirement in communications but is not a writing course.) Prerequisite: WRTG 112 or equivalent. An overview of standard edited English, a standard central to academic and professional communications. The aim is to write clear, effective prose consistent with the writer's goals. Topics include applying advanced grammatical and linguistic descriptions and prescriptions and attending to the needs of diverse audiences while making writing and editing decisions. Tasks focus on parts of speech, sentence patterns, and sentence transformations. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: ENGL 281, ENGL 281X, or WRTG 288.
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81141 6380 18 Aug 2021-12 Oct 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Bollman, Amy K Syllabus Course Materials
ENGL 281 Standard English Grammar (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirement in communications but is not a writing course.) Prerequisite: WRTG 112 or equivalent. An overview of standard edited English, a standard central to academic and professional communications. The aim is to write clear, effective prose consistent with the writer's goals. Topics include applying advanced grammatical and linguistic descriptions and prescriptions and attending to the needs of diverse audiences while making writing and editing decisions. Tasks focus on parts of speech, sentence patterns, and sentence transformations. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: ENGL 281, ENGL 281X, or WRTG 288.
83588 7380 20 Oct 2021-14 Dec 2021 Closed Online
Faculty: Claiborne, Gay D Syllabus Course Materials
ENGL 281 Standard English Grammar (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirement in communications but is not a writing course.) Prerequisite: WRTG 112 or equivalent. An overview of standard edited English, a standard central to academic and professional communications. The aim is to write clear, effective prose consistent with the writer's goals. Topics include applying advanced grammatical and linguistic descriptions and prescriptions and attending to the needs of diverse audiences while making writing and editing decisions. Tasks focus on parts of speech, sentence patterns, and sentence transformations. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: ENGL 281, ENGL 281X, or WRTG 288.
83589 7381 20 Oct 2021-14 Dec 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Carey, Carleen S Syllabus Course Materials
ENGL 294 Introduction to Creative Writing: Poetry, Creative Nonfiction, and Fiction (3)
Prerequisite: WRTG 112, WRTG 101, or WRTG 101S. An introductory survey and practical study of key aspects of literary writing in poetry, creative nonfiction, and fiction. The objective is to write original poetry, creative nonfiction, and fiction and to critique, revise, and edit that writing. Emphasis is on reading and thinking critically and analytically from a writer's perspective as a means to better understand the art and craft of creative writing. Discussion may cover publishing. Peer review of manuscripts may be included.
84318 7380 20 Oct 2021-14 Dec 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Bardi, Abigail R Syllabus Course Materials
ENGL 303 Critical Approaches to Literature (3)
(Designed as a foundation for other upper-level literature courses.) Prerequisite: WRTG 112 or equivalent. A study of the techniques of literary criticism, emphasizing close reading, critical thinking, and critical writing. The goal is to apply a variety of theoretical approaches to literature, analyze texts, and create professional written communications.
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80247 6380 18 Aug 2021-12 Oct 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Guttman, Jane R Syllabus Course Materials
ENGL 303 Critical Approaches to Literature (3)
(Designed as a foundation for other upper-level literature courses.) Prerequisite: WRTG 112 or equivalent. A study of the techniques of literary criticism, emphasizing close reading, critical thinking, and critical writing. The goal is to apply a variety of theoretical approaches to literature, analyze texts, and create professional written communications.
83586 7380 20 Oct 2021-14 Dec 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Cortese, Romana Syllabus Course Materials
ENGL 303 Critical Approaches to Literature (3)
(Designed as a foundation for other upper-level literature courses.) Prerequisite: WRTG 112 or equivalent. A study of the techniques of literary criticism, emphasizing close reading, critical thinking, and critical writing. The goal is to apply a variety of theoretical approaches to literature, analyze texts, and create professional written communications.
83587 7381 20 Oct 2021-14 Dec 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Semansky, Christopher K Syllabus Course Materials
ENGL 310 Renaissance Literature (3)
Prerequisite: WRTG 112 or equivalent. A study of major British authors and literary works from the English Renaissance period. The goal is to gain historical perspective and discern contemporary relevance by exploring social and cultural contexts.
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80477 6380 18 Aug 2021-12 Oct 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Meadows, Becky Lee Syllabus Course Materials
ENGL 310 Renaissance Literature (3)
Prerequisite: WRTG 112 or equivalent. A study of major British authors and literary works from the English Renaissance period. The goal is to gain historical perspective and discern contemporary relevance by exploring social and cultural contexts.
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81241 6381 18 Aug 2021-12 Oct 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Couch, Joseph D Syllabus Course Materials
ENGL 310 Renaissance Literature (3)
Prerequisite: WRTG 112 or equivalent. A study of major British authors and literary works from the English Renaissance period. The goal is to gain historical perspective and discern contemporary relevance by exploring social and cultural contexts.
83585 7380 20 Oct 2021-14 Dec 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Guttman, Jane R Syllabus Course Materials
ENGL 311 The Long 18th-Century British Literature (3)
Prerequisite: WRTG 112 or equivalent. A study of major British authors and literary works from the period known as the long 18th century, roughly from Restoration through the Age of Sensibility (1660-1830s). The goal is to gain historical perspective and discern contemporary relevance by exploring social and cultural contexts.
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80386 6380 18 Aug 2021-12 Oct 2021 Open Online
Faculty: McCullough, Kelly E Syllabus Course Materials
ENGL 311 The Long 18th-Century British Literature (3)
Prerequisite: WRTG 112 or equivalent. A study of major British authors and literary works from the period known as the long 18th century, roughly from Restoration through the Age of Sensibility (1660-1830s). The goal is to gain historical perspective and discern contemporary relevance by exploring social and cultural contexts.
83584 7380 20 Oct 2021-14 Dec 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Corcoran, Kellye C Syllabus Course Materials
ENGL 312 19th-Century British Literature (3)
Prerequisite: WRTG 112 or equivalent. A study of major British authors and literary works from the historical eras known as Romantic Age and Victorian Age. The goal is to gain historical perspective and discern contemporary relevance by exploring social and cultural contexts.
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80792 6380 18 Aug 2021-12 Oct 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Bardi, Abigail R Syllabus Course Materials
ENGL 312 19th-Century British Literature (3)
Prerequisite: WRTG 112 or equivalent. A study of major British authors and literary works from the historical eras known as Romantic Age and Victorian Age. The goal is to gain historical perspective and discern contemporary relevance by exploring social and cultural contexts.
83583 7380 20 Oct 2021-14 Dec 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Golightly, Karen B Syllabus Course Materials
ENGL 363 African American Authors from the Colonial Era to 1900 (3)
Prerequisite: WRTG 112 or equivalent. An examination of African American authors before 1900, including Phillis Wheatley, Frances Harper, Maria W. Stewart, David Walker, Frederick Douglass, William Wells Brown, Charles Chesnutt, and Paul Laurence Dunbar. The goal is to research historical issues; integrate findings into discussion; and articulate, develop, and advance a persuasive argument in written form.
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80752 6380 18 Aug 2021-12 Oct 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Winston, Dennis L Syllabus Course Materials
ENGL 363 African American Authors from the Colonial Era to 1900 (3)
Prerequisite: WRTG 112 or equivalent. An examination of African American authors before 1900, including Phillis Wheatley, Frances Harper, Maria W. Stewart, David Walker, Frederick Douglass, William Wells Brown, Charles Chesnutt, and Paul Laurence Dunbar. The goal is to research historical issues; integrate findings into discussion; and articulate, develop, and advance a persuasive argument in written form.
84539 7380 20 Oct 2021-14 Dec 2021 Open Online
Faculty: McLendon, Jacquelyn Y Syllabus Course Materials
ENGL 364 African American Authors from 1900 to Present (3)
Prerequisite: WRTG 112 or equivalent. An examination of early 20th-century to early 21st-century African American authors, including James Weldon Johnson, Zora Neale Hurston, Richard Wright, James Baldwin, Ann Petry, Helene Johnson, Dorothy West, and Langston Hughes. The goal is to research historical issues; integrate findings into discussion; and articulate, develop, and advance a persuasive argument in written form. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: ENGL 364 or HUMN 364.
83581 7380 20 Oct 2021-14 Dec 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Pitts, April D Syllabus Course Materials
ENGL 364 African American Authors from 1900 to Present (3)
Prerequisite: WRTG 112 or equivalent. An examination of early 20th-century to early 21st-century African American authors, including James Weldon Johnson, Zora Neale Hurston, Richard Wright, James Baldwin, Ann Petry, Helene Johnson, Dorothy West, and Langston Hughes. The goal is to research historical issues; integrate findings into discussion; and articulate, develop, and advance a persuasive argument in written form. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: ENGL 364 or HUMN 364.
83582 7381 20 Oct 2021-14 Dec 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Cannon, Uzzie T. Syllabus Course Materials
ENGL 386 History of the English Language (3)
Prerequisite: WRTG 112 or equivalent. An examination of the development and usage of the English language. The objective is to explore various texts and research tools to examine the linguistic heritage and continuing evolution of English. Discussion traces the history of English from its origins and examines contemporary issues and controversies.
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80489 6380 18 Aug 2021-12 Oct 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Claiborne, Gay D Syllabus Course Materials
ENGL 386 History of the English Language (3)
Prerequisite: WRTG 112 or equivalent. An examination of the development and usage of the English language. The objective is to explore various texts and research tools to examine the linguistic heritage and continuing evolution of English. Discussion traces the history of English from its origins and examines contemporary issues and controversies.
83580 7380 20 Oct 2021-14 Dec 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Dambroski, Stanley G Syllabus Course Materials
ENGL 406 Shakespeare Studies (3)
Prerequisite: WRTG 112 or equivalent. An intensive study of Shakespeare's work and its continuing relevance with reference to historically specific social and cultural contexts. The objective is to evaluate and synthesize source materials, apply critical theory, and demonstrate understanding of dramatic text. Histories, comedies, tragedies, romances, and sonnets may be examined. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: ENGL 406 or HUMN 440.
83579 7380 20 Oct 2021-14 Dec 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Myron, Coleman C. Syllabus Course Materials
ENGL 430 American Literature: Discovery to 1914 (3)
Prerequisite: WRTG 112 or equivalent. A comprehensive study of literature in America from European discovery until 1914. The aim is to examine literary periods, movements, and styles; interpret literature as a reflection of national and world events; recognize the differences among types of American literary works; and apply critical methodology. Topics include settlement and exploitation, revolution and government, American romanticism, slavery, women's rights, the Civil War and Reconstruction, and naturalism and realism.
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81143 6380 18 Aug 2021-12 Oct 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Moffett, Joe W Syllabus Course Materials
ENGL 430 American Literature: Discovery to 1914 (3)
Prerequisite: WRTG 112 or equivalent. A comprehensive study of literature in America from European discovery until 1914. The aim is to examine literary periods, movements, and styles; interpret literature as a reflection of national and world events; recognize the differences among types of American literary works; and apply critical methodology. Topics include settlement and exploitation, revolution and government, American romanticism, slavery, women's rights, the Civil War and Reconstruction, and naturalism and realism.
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81232 6381 18 Aug 2021-12 Oct 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Hendricks, Theodore W Syllabus Course Materials
ENGL 430 American Literature: Discovery to 1914 (3)
Prerequisite: WRTG 112 or equivalent. A comprehensive study of literature in America from European discovery until 1914. The aim is to examine literary periods, movements, and styles; interpret literature as a reflection of national and world events; recognize the differences among types of American literary works; and apply critical methodology. Topics include settlement and exploitation, revolution and government, American romanticism, slavery, women's rights, the Civil War and Reconstruction, and naturalism and realism.
85600 7380 20 Oct 2021-14 Dec 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Perkins, Wendy B Syllabus Course Materials
ENGL 433 Modern American Literature: 1914-1945 (3)
Prerequisite: WRTG 112 or equivalent. A study of the uniqueness of modern American fiction, poetry, nonfiction, and drama. The goal is to interpret and analyze literature by applying critical theory. Focus is on the major social and historical changes that occurred between World War I and World War II and their effect on literature. Major authors may include Ernest Hemingway, William Faulkner, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Langston Hughes, and Hilda Doolittle (H. D.).
83577 7380 20 Oct 2021-14 Dec 2021 Closed Online
Faculty: Nank, Christopher E Syllabus Course Materials
ENGL 433 Modern American Literature: 1914-1945 (3)
Prerequisite: WRTG 112 or equivalent. A study of the uniqueness of modern American fiction, poetry, nonfiction, and drama. The goal is to interpret and analyze literature by applying critical theory. Focus is on the major social and historical changes that occurred between World War I and World War II and their effect on literature. Major authors may include Ernest Hemingway, William Faulkner, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Langston Hughes, and Hilda Doolittle (H. D.).
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85601 6380 18 Aug 2021-12 Oct 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Breckenridge, Adam G. Syllabus Course Materials
ENGL 441 Postmodern American Literature: 1945 to 1999 (3)
Prerequisite: WRTG 112 or equivalent. A comprehensive study of literature in America from 1945 till the end of the 20th century. The objective is to interpret American literature as a reflection of national and world events, recognize the differences among types of American literary works, and apply critical methodology. Topics include the American Dream; war; fear and paranoia; rebellion and counterculture; civil rights, feminist, and gay movements; postmodernism; and multiculturalism.
84471 7380 20 Oct 2021-14 Dec 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Moffett, Joe W Syllabus Course Materials
ENGL 459 Contemporary Global Literatures (3)
Prerequisite: WRTG 112. An advanced examination of contemporary literary texts written by diverse writers that addresses the connections between geographical regions, history, and social justice. Literature studied will be of varied genres, including poetry, fiction, memoir, with some in multimedia form. Students will study canonical and emerging writers to understand established and current discourse in the field. The goal is to demonstrate critical, interpretative, and analytical skills in reading and writing as well as apply contemporary theory. Writers covered may vary from term to term.
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85426 6380 18 Aug 2021-12 Oct 2021 Open Online
Faculty: DiEdwardo, Maryann P Syllabus Course Materials
ENGL 459 Contemporary Global Literatures (3)
Prerequisite: WRTG 112. An advanced examination of contemporary literary texts written by diverse writers that addresses the connections between geographical regions, history, and social justice. Literature studied will be of varied genres, including poetry, fiction, memoir, with some in multimedia form. Students will study canonical and emerging writers to understand established and current discourse in the field. The goal is to demonstrate critical, interpretative, and analytical skills in reading and writing as well as apply contemporary theory. Writers covered may vary from term to term.
85428 7380 20 Oct 2021-14 Dec 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Simons, Jeffrey G. Syllabus Course Materials
ENGL 459 Contemporary Global Literatures (3)
Prerequisite: WRTG 112. An advanced examination of contemporary literary texts written by diverse writers that addresses the connections between geographical regions, history, and social justice. Literature studied will be of varied genres, including poetry, fiction, memoir, with some in multimedia form. Students will study canonical and emerging writers to understand established and current discourse in the field. The goal is to demonstrate critical, interpretative, and analytical skills in reading and writing as well as apply contemporary theory. Writers covered may vary from term to term.
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85602 6381 18 Aug 2021-12 Oct 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Chung, Tracy Syllabus Course Materials
ENGL 459 Contemporary Global Literatures (3)
Prerequisite: WRTG 112. An advanced examination of contemporary literary texts written by diverse writers that addresses the connections between geographical regions, history, and social justice. Literature studied will be of varied genres, including poetry, fiction, memoir, with some in multimedia form. Students will study canonical and emerging writers to understand established and current discourse in the field. The goal is to demonstrate critical, interpretative, and analytical skills in reading and writing as well as apply contemporary theory. Writers covered may vary from term to term.
85603 7381 20 Oct 2021-14 Dec 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Morillo, Kara A Syllabus Course Materials
ENGL 495 Advanced Seminar in English Language, Literature, and Writing (3)
(Intended as a final, capstone course to be taken in a student's last 15 credits.) Prerequisites: ENGL 240, ENGL 303, and at least 9 additional credits of upper-level ENGL courses. A synthesis and application of knowledge and skills developed by previous study in the discipline. The goal is to refine skills and explore ways that they may be applied after graduation. Focus is on reviewing and revising previously written papers and/or projects to create a comprehensive portfolio. Assignments include the creation of the portfolio and writing original papers on one's professional postgraduate objectives and the current status of the discipline.
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80793 6380 18 Aug 2021-12 Oct 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Matthews, MaryBeth Syllabus Course Materials
ENGL 495 Advanced Seminar in English Language, Literature, and Writing (3)
(Intended as a final, capstone course to be taken in a student's last 15 credits.) Prerequisites: ENGL 240, ENGL 303, and at least 9 additional credits of upper-level ENGL courses. A synthesis and application of knowledge and skills developed by previous study in the discipline. The goal is to refine skills and explore ways that they may be applied after graduation. Focus is on reviewing and revising previously written papers and/or projects to create a comprehensive portfolio. Assignments include the creation of the portfolio and writing original papers on one's professional postgraduate objectives and the current status of the discipline.
84319 7380 20 Oct 2021-14 Dec 2021 Open Online
Faculty: McBride, Christopher Syllabus Course Materials
ENGL 495 Advanced Seminar in English Language, Literature, and Writing (3)
(Intended as a final, capstone course to be taken in a student's last 15 credits.) Prerequisites: ENGL 240, ENGL 303, and at least 9 additional credits of upper-level ENGL courses. A synthesis and application of knowledge and skills developed by previous study in the discipline. The goal is to refine skills and explore ways that they may be applied after graduation. Focus is on reviewing and revising previously written papers and/or projects to create a comprehensive portfolio. Assignments include the creation of the portfolio and writing original papers on one's professional postgraduate objectives and the current status of the discipline.
84320 7381 20 Oct 2021-14 Dec 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Matthews, MaryBeth Syllabus Course Materials
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