Course List

American Literature -

ENGL 250 A

Instructor: Dr. Virginia R. Stewart
Block: 3
Time: M/W/F 10:50AM-11:50AM
Term: 2014FA
Room: MILL 012
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

Critical reading and literary analysis of major texts and genres (poetry, prose , and drama) across periods in the Ameri can tradition. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Seminar -

ENGL 411 A

Instructor: Dr. Virginia R. Stewart
Time: M/W 2:20PM-5:30PM
Term: 2014FA
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 fo year given on a cumulative basis. (1,1)

Other Peoples' Stories -

INQ 110 Z

Instructor: Dr. Virginia R. Stewart
Block: 11
Time: T/Th 1:10PM-2:40PM
Term: 2014FA
Room: MILL 013
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

Introduces students to critical thinking in higher education, taking as its starting point a focused topic in a scholarly field. Critical inquiry will be taught in the context of careful reading of important intellectual works, as well as inquiry-based writing assignments. Research and collaborative skills will also be developed in an integrative setting designed to promote a student's journey toward a life of critical inquiry.