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 2019 COURSE DESCRIPTIONS*

*this schedule is subject to change

Course Course Title Instructor Time
2201.004 Literary Heritage- LGBTQ Literature Myers, Nina MWF 10:20
2201.301 Literary Heritage with Honors embedded Domingo, Darryl MW 12:40
2201.M51 Literary Heritage Online Smith, Stacy WEB
2202.007 Literary Heritage: African-American Literature Baaki, Brian TR 9:40
3210.002 British Lit to 1750 Domingo, Darryl  MW 11:20
3210.001 British Lit to 1750 Cervone, Cristina MW 2:20
3210.350 British Lit to 1750 Honors  Cervone, Cristina MW 2:20
3214.001 18th Century British Literature Domingo, Darryl TR 1:00
3220.001 British Lit Since 1750 Mickalites, Carey MW 12:40
3325.001 Af/Am Lit Through Harlem Renaissance Baaki, Brian  TR 1:00
3326.001 Af/Am Lit After Harlem Renaissance  Menson-Furr, Ladrica MWF 10:20
3326.M50 Af/Am Lit After Harlem Renaissance  Mitchell, Verner WEB
3327.001 American Lit to 1865 Britt, Theron MW 2:20
3327.002/350 American Lit to 1865 with Honors Embedded Britt, Theron  TR 9:40
3329.001 Major Authors in American Literature Harris, Donal TR 9:40
3401.003 Children's Lit Cohoon, Lori MW 2:20
3402.001 Science Fiction and Fantasy Crosby, Shelby TR 2:40
3500.001 Practical English Grammar Swan, Jessica TR 9:40
3501.M50 Modern English Grammar Online Dalle, Teresa WEB
3511.001 Introduction to Linguistics  Ghanem, Romy  MW 2:20
3601.002 Technical and Prof Writing Lane, Liz TR 11:20
3602.001 Professional Editing Duffy, William  TR 2:40
3603.002 Engineering Communication Kim, Loel MW 2:20
3603.005 Engineering Communication Adams, Ayanna TR 11:20
3604.001 Persuasive Writing Duffy, William  TR 1:00
3606.002 Poetry Writing Compton, Michael TR 11:20
3607.001 Fiction Writing Santo, Courtney TR 9:40
3608.001 Creative Non-Fiction Writing TBA TR 1:00
4243.001 Studies in British Literature Cervone, Cristina MW 12:40
4323.001 Southern Literature Tucker, Terrence MWF 10:20
4372.M50 Af/Am Authors Through Harlem Renaissance Crosby, Shelby WEB
4374.001 Af/Am Literary Movements Tucker, Terrence MWF 9:10
4461.001 Bible as Literature McAdon, Brad TR 11:20
4501.001 History of the English Language Adams, Rebecca MW 12:40
4530.001 Practicum in ESL Thrush, Emily  TBA
4531.001 Methods and Techniques in ESL Jones, Tammy TR 1:00
4531.002 Methods and Techniques in ESL Swan, Jessica MW 12:40
4531.M50 Methods and Techniques in ESL Online Fuentes, Ron WEB
4532.001 Skills/App/Assess in ESL Thrush, Emily  TR 2:40
4599.001 Forms of Creative Non-Fiction Bolin, Alice TR 2:40
4601.001 Poetry Workshop Wicker, Marcus MW 12:40
4603.001 Fiction Workshop Santo, Courtney TR 11:20
4/6619.M50 Web Design/Online Writing  Lane, Liz WEB
4630.001 Internship in Prof. Writing Dice, Cathy TBA
4640.001 English Internship Dice, Cathy TBA
4/6701.001 Being an English Teacher Jones, Joseph TR 9:40
4996.001 Honors Thesis Cervone, Cristina  TBA
7/8008.M50 Theory/Practice Online Teaching Kim, Loel WEB
7/8255.001 Shakespeare Phillips, Joshua W 5:30
7/8276.001 English Lit- Romantic Age Tabachnick, Stephen  TR 1:00
7/8327.001 Forms and Genres of African-American Literature Schultz, Kathy Lou W 1:00
7/8395.001 American Literary Movements Scraba, Jeffrey T 5:30
7/8451.001 Women and Literature Cohoon, Lorinda  M 5:30
7/8468.M50 Literature of the Harlem Renaissance Online  Mitchell, Verner  WEB
7/8471.001 Forms of Fiction  Holladay, Cary W 1:00
7/8475.001 Literary Publishing  Santo, Courtney W 5:30
7/8501.M50 History of the English Language Adams, Rebecca WEB
7/8517.001 Discourse Analysis Graham, Sage M 5:30
7/8530.M50 Field Experience/Practicum in ESL Thrush, Emily  WEB
7/8531.001 Theory/History of ESL Dalle, Teresa R 5:30
7/8532.M50 Theory/Skills/Assess in ESL Adams, Rebecca WEB
7/8537.M50 Second Language Reading Online  Thrush, Emily  WEB
7/8538.001 Cultural Issues in ESL Ghanem, Romy  W 5:30
7/8590.001 Appl/Theory Linguistics Fuentes, Ron  T 5:30
7/8601.001 Creative Non-Fiction Workshop Bolin, Alice R 5:30
7/8602.001 Fiction Workshop Holladay, Cary T 5:30
7/8603.001 Poetry Workshop Wicker, Marcus M 5:30
7/8701.001 History of Critical Theory Harris, Donal M 1:00
7/8706.001 Research Methods in Writing  Fredlund, Katherine  W 5:30
7/8809.001 Technical Editing  Plunka, Gene  T 5:30
7/8811.001 Internship in Professional Writing  Duffy, William TBA
8900.001 English Studies Colloquium Scraba, Jeffrey TBA