Courses

ENGL 220 The Otherworldly in Cont Fic.

Critical reading and literary analysis of major texts surrounding a focused topic of particular interest to the introductory study of literature. A variety of genres (poetry, prose, and drama, as relevant) will be included. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A Dr. Melanie Almeder T/Th 1:10PM-2:40PM

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 M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM

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
A Dr. Wendy Larson-Harris M/W/F 10:50AM-11:50AM

ENGL 312 St. in the Cross-Cultural Imag

An in-depth examination of the acts of reading and writing across cultural boundaries. Topics of focus will vary and will be selected from among the following fields of cross-cultural literary inquiry: Ethnic American literatures, postcolonial literatures, and comparative literature. 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. Srikanth Mallavarapu

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

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A Dr. Martha Kuchar M/W/F 2:20PM-3:50PM

ENGL 335 Studies in Renaissance Lit.

Critical study of selected works from the Renaissance period. 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

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

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A Dr. Dana-Linn Whiteside T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM