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 Dr. Kenneth W. McGraw M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM

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 Dr. Martha Kuchar T/Th 1:10PM-2:40PM

ENGL 290 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 interpretation and appreciation of literary texts. This course will help student develop the skills necessary to produce a well-researched, scholarly essay. 1 Unit

Requisites

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

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
E Dr. Dana-Linn Whiteside T/Th 4:30PM-6:00PM

ENGL 301 Sp Top: Russian Literature

Concentrated study of a special topic. L ecture: 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 Dr. Martha Kuchar M/W 2:20PM-3:50PM

ENGL 305 Women Writers

A study of literature by women from Sappho to the 20th century, including all genres of writing. 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 Dr. Katherine A. Hoffman M/W/F 10:50AM-11:50AM

ENGL 330 Chaucer

Reading and analysis of The Canterbury Tales and Troilus and Criseyde. 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 Dr. Dana-Linn Whiteside T/Th 1:10PM-2:40PM

ENGL 356 Studies in Film

Critical study of selected films. The course may focus upon a particular theme, genre, or set of filmmakers. Films will be placed in relation to social and historical movements and to current critical issues. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk; Laboratory: 3hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • ENGL-256 Must be taken prior to taking this course.
  • Take ENGL-356L Must be taken at the same time as this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A Dr. Wendy Larson-Harris T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM

ENGL 356L Studies in Film Lab

Critical study of selected films. The course may focus upon a particular theme, genre, or set of filmmakers. Films will be placed in relation to social and historical movements and to current critical issues. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk; Laboratory: 3hrs/wk.

Requisites

  • Take ENGL-356 Must be taken at the same time as this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
E Dr. Wendy Larson-Harris M 5:45PM-8:45PM

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 Dr. Sandee K. McGlaun
C Dr. Srikanth Mallavarapu
D Dr. Virginia R. Stewart

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 Ms. Jennifer O. Rosti

ENGL 496 Honors Project

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

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A Dr. Katherine A. Hoffman