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
2201.025 Literary Heritage: LGBTQIA+ Payne, Kim  TR 11:20 
2201.033 Literary Heritage: Creative Writing  Santo, Courtney MW 2:20 
3210.001 British Lit to 1750 Cervone, Cristina  TR 11:20
3210.002 British Lit to 1750 Smith, Stacy  MW 12:40 
3210.M50 British Lit to 1750 Online  Powers, Rhonda WEB
3212.001 The Queer Sixteenth Century Clement, Dean  MW 12:40 
3220.001/351 British Lit Since 1750 (Honors Embedded) Mickalites, Carey  TR 11:20 
3220.002 British Lit Since 1750  TBA  MW 12:40
3325.001 Af/Am Lit Through Harlem Renaissance Crosby, Shelby  TR 1:00 
3325.M50 Af/Am Lit Through Harlem Renaissance Online  Wilson, Lakeitha WEB
3326.002 Af/Am Lit Since Harlem Renaissance Tucker, Terrence  MW 12:40
3327.001 American Lit to 1865 Scraba, Jeff MWF 10:20
3327.002 American Lit to 1865  Britt, Theron  TR 11:20
3327.M51 American Lit to 1865 Online Cohoon, Lori WEB
3330.001 Place/Time in American Lit Harris, Donal TR 1:00 
3401.001 Children's Lit  Dice, Cathy TR 11:20 
3401.003/350 Children's Lit Honors Embedded  Cohoon, Lori MW 12:40 
3401.M90 Children's Lit Online  Hilmerson, Gray  WEB
3404.001 Studies/Popular Texts  Scraba, Jeff MWF 11:30
3500.001 Practical English Grammar TBA MWF 11:30
3501.001 Modern English Grammar  TBA TR 11:20
3511.001 Intro to Linguistics TBA MW 2:20
3521.001 The American Language Jones, Tammy  TR 9:40 
3601.001 Technical and Prof Writing Peters, Tori MWF 11:30 
3601.002 Technical and Prof Writing Lane, Liz TR 1:00 
3601.M51 Technical and Prof Writing Online Kim, Loel WEB
3602.M50 Professional Editing Online Kim, Loel  WEB
3603.001 Engineering Communications Verbist, Calen  TR 11:20
3603.002 Engineering Communications TBA MW 12:40
3603.003 Engineering Communications  TBA MW 2:20
3603.004 Engineering Communications  TBA TR 1:00
3604.002 Persuasive Writing  Verbist, Calen TR 1:00
3604.003 Persuasive Writing  TBA MWF 10:20
3604.004 Persuasive Writing Kim, Loel MW 2:20
3604.M51 Persuasive Writing Online  Verbist, Calen WEB
3606.001 Poetry Writing  TBA  TR 9:40
3606.002 Poetry Writing TBA MWF 10:20
3607.001 Fiction Writing Santo, Courtney MW 12:40
3607.002 Fiction Writing  TBA TR 11:20
4230.001 Chaucer/Medieval World Cervone, Cristina TR 2:40
4/6346.001 Studies in American Literature  Cohoon, Lori MW 2:20
4372.M50 Af/Am Author/Harlem Renaissance Online Mitchell, Verner WEB
4452.501 Modern Drama LAMBUTH CAMPUS Weston, Elizabeth W 5:30
4522.001 Gender and Language Graham, Sage TR 1:00 
4451.M90 Studies in Women and Literature Online  Weston, Elizabeth  WEB
4531.002 Methods and Techniques in ESL Jones, Tammy  MW 12:40
4531.M50 Methods and Techniques in ESL Online  Fuentes, Ron WEB
4/6533.M50 ESL/EFL in Multicultural Settings Online  Adams, Rebecca  WEB
4600.001 Creative Nonfiction Workshop Schlich, Eric MW 12:40 
4601.001 Poetry Workshop TBA TR 1:00
4602.M50 Advanced Composition Online  Peters, Tori WEB
4603.001 Fiction Workshop Mayer, Mark TR 2:40
4604.001 Forms of Poetry Skaja, Emily TR 1:00
4605.001 Forms of Fiction Schlich, Eric MW 2:20
4/6618.M50 Document Design Lane, Liz WEB
4640.M50 Internship in English  Cantrell, Rachel  TBA 
7/8000.001 Literary Research  Britt, Theron R 5:30
7/8003.001 Theory/Practice Teaching Comp. Fredlund, Katie W 1-4
7/8335.001 Af/Am Lit 1989-Present Menson-Furr, Ladrica MW 12:40
7/8350.001 Rhetorical Theory Jones, Joseph W 5:30
7/8392.001 American Poetry Schultz, Kathy Lou TR 2:40
7/8395.001 American Literary Movements Scraba, Jeff W 5:30
7/8469.001 Af/Am Women Writers Crosby, Shelby T 5:30
7472.001 Forms of Poetry Skaja, Emily M 5:30
7485.001 Lit Arts Programming Schlich, Eric W 5:30
7/8507.001 Empirical Methods of Linguistic Research Adams, Rebecca T 5:30
7/8510.001 Gender and Language Graham, Sage R 5:30
7/8511.M50 Survey of Linguistics Online Casal, Elliott WEB
7/8531.M50 Theory/History of ESL Online Thrush, Emily WEB
7/8533.001 Methods/Techniques ESL in K-12 Fuentes, Ronald M 5:30
7/8535.M51 ESL Grammar Online Thrush, Emily WEB
7/8590.001 Applied Theory Linguistics Casal, Elliott  W 5:30
7602.001 Fiction Workshop Mayer, Mark T 5:30
7603.001 Poetry Workshop Wicker, Marcus R 5:30
7/8822.001 Contemporary Comp. Theory Duffy, Will M 5:30
7900.001 Creative Writing Colloquium Wicker, Marcus TR 2:40
8900.001  Colloquium Duffy, Will TBA