Courses

ENGL 240 British Literature

Critical reading and literary analysis of major texts and genres (poetry, prose, and drama) across periods in the British tradition. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A D. Whiteside M/W 2:20PM-3:50PM

ENGL 250 American Literature

Critical reading and literary analysis of major texts and genres (poetry, prose, and drama) across periods in the American tradition. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A V. Stewart M/W/F 2:20PM-3:20PM

ENGL 260 World Literature

Critical reading and literary analysis of major texts and genres (poetry, prose, and drama) across periods in world literature. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A S. Mallavarapu T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM

ENGL 315 Res Meth & Critical Perspectiv

An introduction to the methods of literary study that engages major debates and issues in the discipline, approaches to the elements and conventions of genre, and a sampling of literary perspectives and their critical applications. Students will learn to integrate their arguments with critical sources, bringing the critics' approaches to bear in the interception and appreciation of literary texts. This course will help students develop the skills necessary to produce a well-researched, scholarly essay. (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • One 200-level ENGL literature course. Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A W. Larson-Harris M/W/F 9:40AM-10:40AM

ENGL 320 Basic Linguistics

The scientific study and description of language according to the principles of modern linguistics. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A A. Clifton M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM

ENGL 321 Advanced Grammar and Style

A study of the structure of contemporary English grammar. Also explores question s of style and usage. Students analyze a nd diagram sentences and apply principle s of grammar and style to their own and others writing. Designed for English ma jors and for those preparing to teach la nguage and communication skills. Lecture : 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • INQ-110, INQ-120, HNRS-105, or HNRS-110 or HNRS-120 or Must be taken prior to taking this course.
  • permission.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A M. Kuchar T/Th 1:10PM-2:40PM

ENGL 334 Studies in Medieval Literature

Critical study of the literature and culture of Medieval England. The course will focus on a variety of medieval texts from both the Old and Middle English periods. The course may focus on a particular theme, genre, or set of authors. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • ENGL-240 Must be taken prior to taking this course.
  • 1 200-LEVEL ENGL COURSE Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A W. Larson-Harris M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM

ENGL 351 Studies in 20C Fict./Poetry

Critical study of selected works from the 20th century. The course may focus on a particular theme, genre, or set of authors, or form a focused survey of the period. Works will be placed in relationship to the literary, social, and historical movements of the era and to the current critical issues surrounding it. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • ENGL-240 OR ENGL-250 Must be taken prior to taking this course.
  • 1 200-LEVEL ENGL COURSE Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A M. Almeder M/W 2:20PM-3:50PM

ENGL 360 Studies in World Literature

A brief history of the concept of world literature and an overview of current debates about the meaning and significance of world literature today. We will analyze texts outside the british and American canon, focusing at the instructor's discretion on a specific theme, author, time period, genre, or national literature. We will pay attention to the importance of location and social and historical context when it comes to understanding and appreciating literature from different parts of the world. (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • ENGL-240 OR ENGL-250 Must be taken prior to taking this course.
  • 1 200-LEVEL ENGL COURSE Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A M. Kuchar T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM

ENGL 406 Independent Study

Guided in-depth study of a topic in lit erature, language, or critical theory, o r film leading to a substantial paper, s eries of essays, or creative project. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • ENGL-240 OR ENGL-250 Must be taken prior to taking this course.
  • 1 200-LEVEL ENGL COURSE Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A K. Hoffman
B K. McGraw
C S. Mallavarapu
D Z. Ingle
F W. Larson-Harris

ENGL 416 English Internship

Experience in a field of applied writin g through programs such as the Washingto n Semester, public relations, government communications or policy, or various as pects of the media. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • ENGL- 240 or 250, and one other 200-level ENGL Must be taken prior to taking this course.
  • literature course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A J. Rosti

ENGL 497 Honors Project

A program of independent study culminat ing in a paper, artistic creation, or pe rformance. 1/2 Unit

Requisites

  • See catalog Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A V. Stewart