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
3210.001 British Lit to 1750 Cervone, Cristina  TR 9:40
3210.002 British Lit to 1750 Cervone, Cristina  MW 2:20
3210.M51 British Lit to 1750 Online  Phillips, Joshua  WEB
3213.001 17th Century British Literature Phillips, Joshua TR 1:00
3220.001 British Lit Since 1750 Mickalites, Carey MW 12:40
3220.301 British Lit Since 1750 (Honors) Mickalites, Carey  MW 2:20
3220.M50 British Lit Since 1750 Online  Mickalites, Carey WEB 
3325.001 Af/Am Lit Through Harlem Renaissance Payne, Kimberly MWF 9:10
3325.M50 Af/Am Lit Through Harlem Renaissance Online Mitchell, Verner WEB
3326.001 Af/Am Lit Since Harlem Renaissance  Schultz, Kathy Lou TR 9:40
3327.001 American Lit to 1865 Scraba, Jeff TR 1:00
3327.M50 American Lit to 1865 Online Scraba, Jeff WEB
3327.M51 American Lit to 1865 Online Britt, Theron  WEB
3328.001 American Lit Since 1865 Britt, Theron TR 11:20
3401.001 Children's Lit (Honors Embedded)  Cohoon, Lori MWF 11:30
3401.M50 Children's Lit Online  Cohoon, Lori WEB
3404.001 Studies of Popular Texts Domingo, Darryl TR 2:40
3500.001 Practical English Grammar Barlow, Greg MWF 10:20
3501.001 Modern English Grammar  TBA  MW 12:40 
3511.M50 Intro to Linguistics Online  Fogle, Lyn  WEB
3521.001 The American Language Adams, Rebecca TR 9:40-11:05
3601.001 Technical and Prof Writing TBA MWF 9:10
3601.M50 Technical and Prof Writing Online Ansbro, Terry  WEB
3602.M50 Professional Editing Online  Duffy, Will WEB 
3603.002 Engineering Communications Verbist, Calen  MW 12:40
3603.001 Engineering Communications Verbist, Calen  TR 9:40 
3603.M50  Engineering Communications Online  Willis, Sharese WEB
3603.M51 Engineering Communications Online  Willis, Sharese WEB
3604.001 Persuasive Writing Dice, Cathy MW 12:40
3604.002 Persuasive Writing  TBA TR 11:20
3604.M50 Persuasive Writing Online  Ansbro, Terry WEB
3606.002 Poetry Writing  Wicker, Marcus  TR 9:40
3606.001 Poetry Writing TBA MWF 11:30
3607.002 Fiction Writing  TBA MWF 10:20
3607.M50 Fiction Writing Online Schlich, Eric  WEB
4234.001 Milton  Rodrigues, Don MW 2:20
4/6346.001 Studies in American Lit Britt, Theron TR 2:40
4373.001 Af/Am Authors Since Harlem Renaissance Tucker, Terrence   MWF 10:20
4374.001 Af/Am Literary Movements Online  Menson-Furr, Ladrica WEB
4521.001 Language and Society Graham, Sage MWF 11:30
4531.001 Methods and Techniques in ESL Jones, Tammy  TR 1:00
4531.M50 Methods and Techniques in ESL Online  Fuentes, Ron WEB
4/6533.M50 ESL/EFL in Multicultural Settings Online  Ghanem, Romy  WEB
4600.001 Creative Nonfiction Workshop Santo, Courtney  MWF 9:10
4601.001 Poetry Workshop Compton, Michael TR 1:00
4602.001 Advanced Composition Online  Sundvall, Scott WEB
4603.001 Fiction Workshop  Schlich, Eric TR 2:40
4604.001 Forms of Poetry Skaja, Emily MW 2:20
4605.001 Forms of Fiction Mayer, Mark MW 12:40 
4/6618.M50 Document Design Online  Lane, Liz WEB
7/8000.001 Literary Research Domingo, Darryl T 5:30
7/8001.001 Academic Genres and Scholarly Publishing Duffy, Will M 5:30
7/8003.001 Teaching Composition Fredlund, Katie W 1-4
7/8254.001 17th Century Literature Rodrigues, Don W 5:30
7/8328.001 Major Authors: Af/Am Literatures Mitchell, Verner R 5:30
7/8336.001 Af/Am Literary Theory Tucker, Terrence MW 12:40-2:05
7/8391.001 The American Novel Harris, Donal M 5:30
7470.001 Forms of Creative Nonfiction Santo, Courtney T 5:30
7485.001 Literary Programming Schlich, Eric W 5:30
7/8507.001 Empirical Methods of Linguistic Research Adams, Rebecca T 5:30
7/8511.001 Survey of Linguistics Graham, Sage R 5:30
7/8531.M50 Theory and History of ESL Online Fuentes, Ron WEB
7/8533.M50 Methods and Techniques of ESL in K-12 Online Thrush, Emily WEB
7/8535.001 ESL Grammar Ghanem, Romy M 5:30
7/8537.M50 Second Language Reading Online Thrush, Emily WEB
7/8590.001 Appl/Theory Linguistics Fogle, Lyn T 1-4
7602.001 Fiction Workshop Mayer, Mark M 5:30
7603.001 Poetry Workshop Skaja, Emily R 5:30
7/8823.001 Topics in Composition Jones, Joseph R 5:30
7/8890.001 Topics in Prof/Tech Writing Lane, Liz W 5:30
7900.001 Creative Writing Colloquium  Wicker, Marcus TR 2:40-4:05
8900.001 English Studies Colloquium TBA TBA