Course List

Seminar -

ENGL 412 A

Instructor: Dr. Virginia R. Stewart
Time: M/W 2:20PM-5:30PM
Term: 2015SP
Room: MILL 012
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: Senior standing or permission; ENGL-411 is a prerequisite for ENGL-412

Catalog Description:

An intensive study of work from English, American, and world literature, examining both their historical settings and their interrelationships (Required of Literary Studies majors in the senior year.) Students must have completed a total of 25 units before enrolling in ENGL 411. Students wishing to complete their degree program early must meet the following criteria in order to enroll in ENGL 411: (1) have completed at least 20 units, and (2) have an overall GPA of at least 3.25 and a major GPA of at least 3.5. Students who do not meet the stipulated criteria may submit an appeal to the Department Seminar Subcommittee. No credit given for one term. NOTE: Final grade for year given on a cumulative basis. (1,1)

The Human Journey -

HNRS 202 C

Instructor: Dr. Virginia R. Stewart
Block: 11
Time: T/Th 1:10PM-2:40PM
Term: 2015SP
Room: MILL 013
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

A two-semester humanities sequence focu sing on central themes that have been th e driving forces behind human civilizati on. Required of honors students, normall y in the second year.

Choosing the Good Life -

INQ 120 W

Instructor: Dr. Virginia R. Stewart
Block: 3
Time: M/W/F 10:50AM-11:50AM
Term: 2015SP
Room: MILL 013
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

Investigates questions of values, individual and communal, from the standpoint of a particular field of learning. The course will teach reasoning skills through reading, writing and oral communication by linking key works with broader traditions of critical reflections on the good life. Students will be encouraged to explore ways in which they can use the course material for their own reflections on what it means to live well.