Department of English Course Descriptions

ENGL - English
Catalog Nbr.Course Title/Course TopicsCredits
ENGL 202Technical Writing3.00
A course designed to give a proficiency in assembling, organizing, and presenting factual materials pertinent to the student's professional interests. Prerequisite: ENGL 102 or consent of instructor. This course is offered once every two years.
ENGL 205Introduction to Drama and Poetry3.00
Interpretation and appreciation of plays and poems; basics of critical theory and technique.
General Education Requirements (2016-17 and Prior Catalogs):
Humanities-Literature
ENGL 206Introduction to Fiction3.00
Interpretation and appreciation of the short story and the novel; basics of critical theory and technique.
General Education Requirements (2016-17 and Prior Catalogs):
Humanities-Literature
Typically Offered:
Spring Term Only
ENGL 227Contemporary Topics1.00 - 6.00
Study of literature according to a topic of current interest. May be repeated for credit with different content.
Typically Offered:
Occasional by Demand
ENGL 310Adolescent Literature3.00
'Study of various types of literature in the secondary grades.
ENGL 349Studies in the Short Story3.00
Study of the genre of the short story and its diverse and varied development across borders and periods. The course is a combination of lectures, discussions, readings, presentations, essays, and exams. Pre-requisites: six credits of literature or consent of instructor.
ENGL 448Reading & Writing for Teachers3.00
Capstone course for English Secondary Education. A course in writing, the teaching of writing, and the teaching of various types of literature in the secondary grades. Prerequisite: Admission to the Teacher Education Program.
Prerequisites:
Admission to Teacher Education Program.
Typically Offered:
Spring Term Every Other Year