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.


*this schedule is subject to change.

Course Course Title Instructor Time
1010.E01 English Composition- Developmental Gal, Grace MW 8am & TR 8am
1010.E09 English Composition- Developmental  Cantrell, Rachel  MW 11:30 & TR 11:20
1010.M50 English Composition Online  Myers, Nina WEB
1020.039 English Comp/Analysis Santo, Courtney TR 8:00
1020.M51 English Comp/Analysis Online  Amster, Irene  WEB
1020.302 English Comp/Analysis Honors Verbist, Calen MWF 9:10
2201.007 Literary Heritage Dice, Cathy MWF 11:30
2201.302 Literary Heritage Honors  Domingo, Darryl  TR 1:00
2201.M52 Literary Heritage Online Barlow, Greg WEB
2201.M30 Literary Heritage Online Honors Hayes, Paula WEB
2202.004 Literary Heritage: African American Literature Payne, Kim MWF 10:20
2202.301 Literary Heritage: African American Literature Honors Crosby, Shelby  TR 1:00 
2202.M52 Literary Heritage: African American Literature Online Bolton, Carlos WEB
2202.M30 Literary Heritage: African American Literature Online Honors Wilson, Lakeitha WEB
3210.001 British Lit to 1750 (Honors Embedded) Cervone, Cristina  MW 12:40
3210.002 British Lit to 1750 Phillips, Joshua  TR 9:40
3220.001 British Lit Since 1750 Gal, Grace MWF 10:20
3220.002 British Lit Since 1750  Mickalites, Carey  TR 1:00
3220.M50 British Lit Since 1750 Online  Smith, Stacy WEB 
3325.001 Af/Am Lit Through Harlem Renaissance Crosby, Shelby  TR 9:40
3326.001 Af/Am Lit Since Harlem Renaissance  Payne, Kimberly TR 2:40
3326.M50 Af/Am Lit Since Harlem Renaissance Online  Schultz, Kathy Lou  WEB
3327.001 American Lit to 1865 Remote Barlow, Greg  TR 9:40
3327.M50 American Lit to 1865 (Honors Embedded Online) Britt, Theron  WEB
3329.001 Major Authors in American Lit Cantrell, Rachel  MW 12:40
3401.001 Children's Lit Cohoon, Lori TR 11:20
3401.002 Children's Lit  Dice, Cathy  MWF 9:10
3402.001 Science Fiction and Fantasy  Crosby, Shelby  TR 11:20
3500.001 Practical English Grammar Bolton, Carlos  MWF 10:20
3501.M50 Modern English Grammar Online  TBA  WEB 
3511.M50 Intro to Linguistics Online  Ghanem, Romy  WEB
3601.001 Technical and Prof Writing TBA MWF 10:20
3601.002 Technical and Prof Writing Lane, Liz  TR 1:00
3601.M50 Technical and Prof Writing Online  Ansbro, Terry WEB
3602.001 Professional Editing  Duffy, Will MW 12:40 
3603.002 Engineering Communication Verbist, Calen  MW 2:20
3603.003 Engineering Communication Verbist, Calen  TR 9:40 
3603.M50  Engineering Communication Online  Kim, Loel WEB
3603.M51 Engineering Communication Online  Willis, Sharese WEB
3603.M52 Engineering Communication Online  Willis, Sharese WEB
3604.001 Persuasive Writing McAdon, Brad TR 11:20
3604.002 Persuasive Writing  McAdon, Brad TR 9:40
3604.003 Persuasive Writing  Verbist, Calen  MWF 11:30
3604.M50 Persuasive Writing Online  Ansbro, Terry WEB
3606.002 Poetry Writing Remote Skaja, Emily  TR 11:20
3606.001 Poetry Writing Remote Wicker, Marcus MW 12:40
3607.002 Fiction Writing  TBA MWF 10:20
3607.M50 Fiction Writing Online  Schlich, Eric  WEB
3608.001 Creative Nonfiction Writing  TBA MWF 11:30
4/6243.001 Studies in British Literature  Cervone, Cristina  MW 2:20
4372.M50 Af/Am Authors Through Harlem Renaissance Online   Mitchell, Verner WEB
4374.001 Af/Am Literary Movements  Tucker, Terrence   MW 12:40
4/6454.001 Studies in Forms and Genres  Domingo, Darryl  TR 2:40 
4456.001 Reading in Literary Nonfiction Remote Britt, Theron  MW 12:40
4501.001 History of the English Language Remote TBA TR 2:40
4530.001 Practicum in ESL Adams, Rebecca TBA
4531.001 Methods and Techniques in ESL Jones, Tammy  TR 11:20
4531.002 Methods and Techniques in ESL Jones, Tammy  MW 2:20
4531.M50 Methods and Techniques in ESL Online  TBA WEB
4531.M51 Methods and Techniques in ESL Online TBA WEB
4531.M52 Methods and Techniques in ESL Online  TBA WEB
4532.001 Skills App and Assess in ESL  Fogle, Lyn  TR 1:00
4/6533.M50 ESL/EFL in Multicultural Settings  Thrush, Emily  WEB
4599.001 Forms of Creative Nonfiction  Bolin, Alice  TR 11:20
4601.001 Poetry Workshop Remote Skaja, Emily  TR 2:40
4603.001 Fiction Workshop Mayer, Mark  MW 2:20
4/6619.M50 Web and Online Writing  Kim, Loel  WEB
4/6701.001 Being an English Teacher  Jones, Joseph TR 1:00
7/8008.M50 Theory/Practice Online Teaching  Lane, Liz WEB
7/8010.001 Writing and Comm. Ctr. Theory   Sundvall, Scott  T 5:30
7/8332.001 Lit of the African Diaspora Tucker, Terrence  W 5:30
7/8451.001 Women and Lit  Cohoon, Lori  R 5:30
7/8464.001 Contemporary American Lit  Scraba, Jeff T 5:30
7/8468.M50 Lit of the Harlem Renaissance Online  Mitchell, Verner  WEB
7471.001 Forms of Fiction  Mayer, Mark  M 5:30
7475.001 Literary Publishing  Santo, Courtney R 1-4
7/8480.001 Cultural Texts and Theory Remote  Britt, Theron  M 5:30
7/8501.001 History of the English Language   Graham, Sage  R 5:30
7/8508.001 Corpus Linguistics Remote Ghanem, Romy  M 5:30
7/8517.001 Studies in Discourse Analysis  Fogle, Lyn  W 5:30
7/8531.M50 Theory and History of ESL Online Fuentes, Ron WEB
7/8532.M50 Theories of Skills Assessment Online  Fuentes, Ron WEB
7/8534.001 Second Language Acquisition   Adams, Rebecca  T 5:30
7/8536.M50 Second Language Writing Online  Thrush, Emily  WEB 
7601.001 Creative Nonfiction Workshop Bolin, Alice  T 5:30
7602.001 Fiction Workshop Remote  Schlich, Eric  W 5:30
7603.001 Poetry Workshop Remote Wicker, Marcus  R 5:30
7/8806.001 Research Methods in Writing  Fredlund, Katie W 5:30
7/8818.M50 Collaborative Writing Online  Duffy, Will WEB
7900.001 Creative Writing Colloquium  Bolin, Alice TBA
8900.001 English Studies Colloquium Scraba, Jeff TBA