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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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For the most up-to-date list of classes offered, visit the dynamic schedule.
For questions about classes, consult our undergraduate advising page, graduate advising page, or contact the listed instructor.
To see what we'll be offering in future semesters, visit our two-year course rotation template.
Interested in studying literature, taking a writing workshop, improving your writing skills, or brushing up your teaching skills, but don't want to pursue a degree? You should apply as a Non-Degree Seeking Student.

SPRING 2020 COURSE DESCRIPTIONS*

*this schedule is subject to change.

 
Course Course Title Instructor Time
1010.E01 English Composition- Developmental Amster, Irene MW 8:00 & TR 8:00
1010.E14 English Composition- Developmental  Compton, Michael  MW 12:40 & TR 1:00
1010.M50 English Composition Online  Verbist, Calen  WEB
1020.026 English Comp/Analysis Wilson, Lakeitha MWF 10:20
1020.M50 English Comp/Analysis Online  Verbist, Calen  WEB
1020.301 English Comp/Analysis Honors Barlow, Greg  MW 12:40
2201.003 Literary Heritage Cantrell, Rachel  MWF 9:10
2201.004 Literary Heritage- LGBTQ+ Literature Myers, Nina  TR 9:40
2201.301 Literary Heritage Honors  Cervone, Cristina  MW 12:40
2201.M53 Literary Heritage Online Powers, Rhonda  WEB
2202.001 Literary Heritage: African American Literature Hayes, Paula  MWF 8:00
2202.301 Literary Heritage: African American Literature Honors Wilson, Lakeitha  MWF 
2202.M50 Literary Heritage: African American Literature Online Bibbs, Maria WEB
3210.001 British Lit to 1750 (Honors Embedded) Domingo, Darryl MW 2:20
3210.002 British Lit to 1750 Rodrigues, Don TR 1:00
3212.001 16th Century British Literature Rodrigues, Don TR 2:40
3220.001 British Lit Since 1750 Mickalites, Carey MW 12:40
3220.002 British Lit Since 1750 Tabachnick, Steven TR 11:00
3220.M50 British Lit Since 1750 Online  Gal, Grace WEB
3325.001 Af/Am Lit Through Harlem Renaissance Baaki, Brian MWF 10:20
3326.001 Af/Am Lit After Harlem Renaissance  Schultz, Kathy Lou TR 11:20
3326.M50 Af/Am Lit After Harlem Renaissance Online  Tucker, Terrence WEB
3327.001 American Lit to 1865 Scraba, Jeff TR 1:00
3327.002 American Lit to 1865 (Honors Embedded) Britt, Theron  TR 9:40
3327.M50 American Lit to 1865 Online Harris, Donal WEB
3329.001 Major Authors in American Literature  Britt, Theron  TR 11:20
3401.001 Children's Lit Jones, Tammy TR 9:40
3401.002 Children's Lit  Cohoon, Lori MWF 11:30
3401.003 Children's Lit  Dice, Cathy  TR 1:00
3403.001 Mythic Backgrounds in Literature  Phillips, Josh  TR 11:20
3501.M50 Modern English Grammar Online  Ghanem, Romy WEB
3601.001 Technical and Prof Writing TBA MW 12:40
3601.002 Technical and Prof Writing Lane, Elizabeth  TR 1:00
3601.M50 Technical and Prof Writing Online  Duffy, Will WEB
3603.001 Engineering Communication Kim, Loel  MWF 11:30
3603.002 Engineering Communication Kim, Loel MWF 10:20
3603.004 Engineering Communication Willis, Sharese TR 1:00
3603.005 Engineering Communication  Willis, Sharese  TR 11:20
3604.002 Persuasive Writing McAdon, Brad TR 9:40
3604.004 Persuasive Writing  Sundvall, Scott  MW 2:20
3604.M50 Persuasive Writing Online  Verbist, Calen  WEB
3606.001 Poetry Writing Wicker, Marcus MW 12:40
3606.002 Poetry Writing  TBA TR 9:40
3607.001 Fiction Writing Santo, Courtney  TR 1:00
3607.002 Fiction Writing TBA  MWF 10:20
3607.003 Fiction Writing  Schlich, Eric  MWF 11:30 
3608.001 Creative Nonfiction Writing  TBA TR 11:20 
4372.001 Af/Am Authors/Harlem Renaissance  Crosby, Shelby  MW 12:40
4373.M50 Af/Am Authors Since Harlem Renaissance Online  Menson-Furr, Ladrica  WEB
4431.001 Contemporary Literature  Mickalites, Carey  MW 2:40 
4442.001 Studies in World Literature  Scraba, Jeff TR 2:40
4530.001 Practicum in ESL TBA TBA
4531.001 Methods and Techniques in ESL Fogle, Lyn  TR 9:40
4531.002 Methods and Techniques in ESL TBA MW 12:40
4531.M52 Methods and Techniques in ESL Online Fuentes, Ron  WEB
4532.M50 Skills/App/Assess ESL Online  Dalle, Teresa WEB
4599.001 Forms of Creative Nonfiction  Bolin, Alice  TR 2:40
4601.001 Poetry Workshop Wicker, Marcus MW 2:20 
4603.001 Fiction Workshop Holladay, Cary TR 2:40
4/6619.M50 Web Design/Online Writing Online  Lane, Liz WEB
4625.001 History of Rhetoric McAdon, Brad TR 11:20
4/6243.001 Studies in British Literature  Domingo, Darryl  MW 12:40
4/6533.001 ESL/EFL in Multicultural Settings  Thrush, Emily  TR 2:40
7/8230.001 Chaucer  Cervone, Cristina  T 5:30
7/8294.001 Studies in 19th Century American Lit Cohoon, Lorinda M 5:30
7/8330.001 Af/Am Lit 1840-1900 Crosby, Shelby  W 5:30
7/8336.001 Af/Am Literary Theory  Tucker, Terrence  MW 2:20 
7/8391.001 American Novel  Harris, Donal  R 5:30
7/8471.001 Forms of Fiction Schlich, Eric  M 1-4
7/8473.001 Verbal/Visual Texts  Tabachnick, Stephen  TR 1:00
7475.001 Literary Publishing  Santo, Courtney  W 5:30 
7/8514.M50 Sociolinguistics Online  Graham, Sage WEB
7/8516.001 Phonetics and Phonology  Ghanem, Romy  R 5:30 
7/8531.001 Theory/History of ESL Fuentes, Ron  T 5:30
7/8532.M50 Theory/Skills/Assess in ESL Online  Dalle, Teresa WEB
7/8534.001 Second Language Acquisition   Fogle, Lyn  W 1-4
7/8536.M50 Second Language Writing Online Thrush, Emily  WEB
7601.001 Creative Nonfiction Workshop Bolin, Alice  T 5:30
7602.001 Fiction Workshop Holladay, Cary  R 5:30
7603.001 Poetry Workshop Wicker, Marcus M 5:30
7/8702.001 Contemporary Critical Theory Britt, Theron R 5:30
7/8801.001 History of Composition Jones, Joseph  M 5:30
7/8805.001 Foundations of Writing Studies  Sundvall, Scott W 5:30
7900.001 Creative Writing Colloquium  Bolin, Alice TBA
8900.001 English Studies Colloquium Scraba, Jeff TBA