English Course Descriptions

Here you will find more information about which classes we are offering, what books you will need for your classes, and a preview about what you will study in your English classes. This list is updated regularly, so check back often.

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*this schedule is subject to change

Course Course Title Instructor Time
2201.008 Literary Heritage Powers, Rhonda TR 1:00
2201.016 Literary Heritage Powers, Rhonda TR 11:20
2201.020 Literary Heritage: Intro to LGBTQ Lit Wilson, Brandy TR 9:40
2201.M52 Literary Heritage Online Martin, Catherine WEB
3104.001 Special Topics: Rediscovering Harry Potter: Sources, Landscapes, and Legacies Jones, Tammy and Dice, Cathy T 2:40
3210.001 British Lit to 1750 Cervone, Cristina MW 12:40
3210.002/.350 British Lit to 1750 with Honors embedded Cervone, Cristina TR 11:20
3212.001 16th Century Literature Phillips, Josh TR 9:40
3220.001 British Lit Since 1750 Mickalites, Carey MW 12:40
3220.002 British Lit Since 1750 Gal, Grace TR 1:00
3220.M50 British Lit Since 1750 WEB Martin, Catherine WEB
3224.001 20th Century British Lit Mickalites, Carey MW 2:20
3325.001 Af/Am Lit Through Harlem Renaissance Crosby, Shelby TR 1:00
3326.001 Af/Am Lit After Harlem Renaissance Tucker, Terrence MWF 9:10
3326.M50 Af/Am Lit After Harlem Renaissance WEB Tucker, Terrence WEB
3327.001 American Lit to 1865 Harris, Donal MW 2:20
3327.002/.350 American Lit to 1865 with Honors embedded Miles, John TR 9:40
3329.001 Major Authors in American Lit Britt, Theron MWF 11:30
3401.001 Children's Lit Dice, Cathy and Jones, Tammy TR 11:20
3401.002 Children's Lit Smith, Stacy TR 9:40
3401.003 Children's Lit Cohoon, Lori MW 2:20
3401.501 Children's Lit MILLINGTON 2nd Session TBA T 5:00-9:45
3500.001 Practical English Grammar Barlow, Greg MWF 11:30
3501.M50 Modern English Grammar WEB Dalle, Teresa WEB
3601.001 Technical and Prof Writing Kessler, Molly MW 12:40
3601.002 Technical and Prof Writing Lane, Liz TR 1:00
3601.M50 Technical and Prof Writing WEB Kessler, Molly WEB
3603.001 Engineering Communication Kim, Loel MW 2:20
3603.002 Engineering Communication Kim, Loel MW 12:40
3603.003 Engineering Communication Adams, Ayanna TR 9:40
3604.001 Persuasive Writing Duffy, Will TR 9:40
3604.002 Persuasive Writing Duffy, Will TR 1:00
3604.003  Persuasive Writing  Verbist, Calen MW 2:20
3604.M50 Persuasive Writing WEB Jones, Joseph WEB
3606.001 Poetry Writing TBA MW 2:20
3606.002 Poetry Writing TBA TR 11:20
3607.001 Fiction Writing TBA TR 9:40
3607.002 Fiction Writing Santo, Courtney MW 12:40
3607.003 Fiction Writing TBA TR 2:40
3608.001 Creative Non-Fiction Writing Bolin, Alice TR 11:20
4101.001 Special Topics: Wilson and the Af/Am Dramatic Tradition Menson-Furr, Ladrica TR 11:20
4243.001 Studies in British Lit Tabachnick, Steve TR 1:00
4346.001 Studies in American Lit Miles, John and Scraba, Jeff TR 11:20
4373.M50 Af/Am Author since Harlem Renaissance WEB Mitchell, Verner WEB
4456.001 Reading in Literary Nonfiction: Seeing and Reading Civil Rights Harris, Donal MW 12:40
4501.001 History of the English Language Adams, Rebecca MW 12:40
4530.001 Practicum in ESL TBA TBA
4531.001 Methods and Techniques in ESL Jones, Tammy MW 2:20
4531.002 Methods and Techniques in ESL Jones, Tammy MW 12:40
4531.M50 Methods and Techniques in ESL WEB Fuentes, Ron WEB
4531.M51 Methods and Techniques in ESL WEB TBA WEB
4532.001 Skills App and Assessment in ESL Swan, Jessica TR 1:00
4599.001 Forms of Creative Non-Fiction Bolin, Alice TR 1:00
4601.001 Poetry Workshop Wicker, Marcus MW 12:40
4603.001 Fiction Workshop (Santo) Santo, Courtney MW 2:20
4625.001 History of Rhetoric McAdon, Brad TR 11:20
4630.001 Internship in Prof. Writing Dice, Cathy TBA
4640.001 English Internship Dice, Cathy TBA
4996.001 Honors Thesis Miles, John TBA
4/6619.001 Web/Online Writing WEB Lane, Liz WEB
7/8012.001 Seminar Health Communications Young, Amanda T 5:30
7/8020.001 Writing and Comm Center Theory Sundvall, Scott M 5:30
7/8211.001 Medieval Lit Cervone, Cristina R 5:30
7/8329.001 Af/Am Lit Beginnings to 1850 Crosby, Shelby W 5:30
7/8338.001 Baraka & the Black Arts Movement Schultz, Kathy Lou T 1-4
7/8391.001 American Novel Miles, John and Scraba, Jeff W 1-4
7/8393.001 American Drama Plunka, Gene T 5:30
7471.001 Forms of Fiction Wilson, Brandy W 1-4
7/8473.001 Verbal/Visual Texts Tabachnick, Steve TR 11:20
7475.001 Literary Publishing Santo, Courtney R 1-4
7/8480.001 Cultural Texts and Theory Cohoon, Lori M 5:30
7/8514.M50 Sociolinguistics Wright, Lyn WEB
7/8515.001 Language and Literature Wright, Lyn W 1-4
7/8530.001/M50 Field Experience and Practicum TBA TBA
7/8531.001 Theory and History of ESL Thrush, Emily W 5:30
7/8532.M50 Theories of Skills Assessment in ESL WEB Dalle, Teresa WEB
7/8534.001 Second Language Acquisition Adams, Rebecca M 5:30
7/8536.001 Second Language Writing Thrush, Emily T 1-4
7/8590.001 Topics in Linguistics Graham, Sage R 5:30
7601.001 Creative Non-Fiction Workshop Bolin, Alice W 5:30
7602.001 Fiction Workshop (Holladay) Holladay, Cary T 5:30
7603.001 Poetry Workshop Wicker, Marcus M 5:30
7/8801.001 History of Composition McAdon, Brad T 5:30
7/8805.001 Foundations of Writing Studies Duffy, Will W 5:30
7/8820.001 Topics in Rhetoric Fredlund, Katie M 1-4
7900.001  CW Colloquium Holladay, Cary TBA 
8900.001  Colloquium Scraba, Jeff  TBA