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 Myers, Nina MW 9:10 & TR 9:40
1010.E17 English Composition- Developmental  Myers, Bess  MW 2:20 & TR 1:00
1010.M50 English Composition Online  Amster, Irene WEB
1020.034 English Comp/Analysis Hayes, Paula TR 2:40
1020.M51 English Comp/Analysis Online  Verbist, Calen  WEB
1020.304 English Comp/Analysis Honors Powers, Rhonda TR 2:40
2201.011 Literary Heritage Jones, Tammy MWF 10:20
2201.306 Literary Heritage Honors  Clement, Dean  TR 11:20
2201.M50 Literary Heritage Online Smith, Stacy WEB
2202.014 Literary Heritage: African American Literature Mitchell, Verner  TR 11:20
2202.301 Literary Heritage: African American Literature Honors Crosby, Shelby  TR 1:00 
2202.M52 Literary Heritage: African American Literature Online Bolton, Carlos WEB
3210.001 British Lit to 1750 Cervone, Cristina  MW 12:40
3210.002 British Lit to 1750 Domingo, Darryl TR 11:20
3220.001 British Lit Since 1750 Smith, Stacy MWF 11:20
3220.002 British Lit Since 1750 (Honors Embedded) Gal, Grace TR 1:00
3222.001 British Lit Victorian Era TBA MW 2:20
3325.001 Af/Am Lit Through Harlem Renaissance Mitchell Verner TR 9:40
3325.M50 Af/Am Lit Through Harlem Renaissance Online  Baaki, Brian WEB
3326.002 Af/Am Lit After Harlem Renaissance  Tucker, Terrence  MWF 10:20
3327.001 American Lit to 1865 Scraba, Jeff MW 2:20
3327.002 American Lit to 1865 (Honors Embedded) Britt, Theron  TR 9:40
3327.M50 American Lit to 1865 Online TBA WEB
3401.001 Children's Lit Cohoon, Lori MW 12:40
3401.003 Children's Lit  Cohoon, Lori TR 1:00
3404.001 Studies of Popular Texts  Domingo, Darryl TR 9:40
3500.001 Practical English Grammar Barlow, Greg MWF 9:10
3501.001 Modern English Grammar Ghanem, Romy TR 1:00
3511.M50 Intro to Linguistics Online  Fogle, Lyn WEB
3521.001 The American Language Adams, Rebecca MW 12:40
3601.002 Technical and Prof Writing TBA MWF 10:20
3601.003 Technical and Prof Writing Ansbro, Terry TR 11:20
3601.M50 Technical and Prof Writing Online  Ansbro, Terry WEB
3602.M50 Professional Editing Online  Lane, Liz WEB
3603.001 Engineering Communication Willis, Sharise TR 9:40
3603.002 Engineering Communication TBA MW 2:20
3603.004 Engineering Communication Kim, Loel MW 12:40
3603.005 Engineering Communication  Verbist, Calen MWF 10:20
3604.002 Persuasive Writing McAdon, Brad TR 2:40
3604.004 Persuasive Writing  Verbist, Calen  MWF 11:30
3604.M50 Persuasive Writing Online  Verbist, Calen  WEB
3606.001 Poetry Writing TBA TR 1:00
3606.002 Poetry Writing  TBA MW 12:40
3607.001 Fiction Writing TBA MW 12:40
3607.002 Fiction Writing Santo, Courtney TR 1:00
3701.001 Lit Criticism and Theory Britt, Theron  TR 11:20 
4327.001 Shakespeare II Rodrigues, Don TR 2:40
4/6346.001 Studies in American Literature    Britt, Theron TR 2:40
4522.001 Gender and Language  Graham, Sage  TR 2:40
4530.001 Practicum in ESL Adams, Rebecca TBA
4531.002 Methods and Techniques in ESL Thrush, Emily  MW 2:20
4531.M50 Methods and Techniques in ESL Online  Jones, Tammy WEB
4531.M51 Methods and Techniques in ESL Online Fuentes, Ron  WEB
4600.001 Creative Non-Fiction Workshop Schlich, Eric  TR 2:40
4601.001 Poetry Workshop Compton, Michael TR 1:00
4602.M50 Advanced Composition  Sundvall, Scott WEB
4603.001 Fiction Workshop Schlich, Eric MW 12:40
4604.001 Forms of Poetry Compton, Michael TR 9:40
4605.001 Forms of Fiction  Mayer, Mark  MW 2:20
4/6618.M50 Document Design  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
7/8000.001 Literary Research Rodrigues, Don  M 1-4
7/8003.001 Theory/Practice Teaching Composition  Fredlund, Katie  W 1-4
7/8242.001 English Renaissance Literature  Phillips, Joshua W 5:30
7/8335.001 Af/Am Lit 1989-Present  Menson-Furr, Ladrica  TR 1:00
7/8350.001 Rhetorical Theory McAdon, Brad R 5:30
7/8392.001 American Poetry  Schultz, Kathy Lou M 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  Santo, Courtney R 1-4
7/8510.001 Gender and Language  Graham, Sage  R 5:30
7/8511.M50 Survey of Linguistics Online  Fogle, Lyn  WEB
7/8530.M50 Field Experience in ESL Adams, Rebecca WEB
7/8531.M50 Theory/History of ESL Online  Thrush, Emily  WEB
7/8533.001 Methods/Techniques in ESL K-12 Fuentes, Ron T 5:30
7/8535.M50 ESL Grammar Online  Ghanem, Romy WEB
7/8590.001 App. Theory/Linguistics  Adams, Rebecca  W 5:30
7601.001 Creative Nonfiction Workshop Bolin, Alice  T 5:30
7602.001 Fiction Workshop Mayer, Mark W 5:30
7603.001 Poetry Workshop Skaja, Emily  R 5:30
7/8809.M50 Technical Editing Online  Kim, Loel WEB
7/8822.001 Contemporary Comp. Theory Jones, Joseph M 5:30 
7900.001 Creative Writing Colloquium  Bolin, Alice TBA
8900.001 English Studies Colloquium Scraba, Jeff TBA