Course List

British Literature -

ENGL 240 A

Instructor: Dr. Kenneth W. McGraw
Block: 4
Time: M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
Term: 2012FA
Room: MILL 214
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

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

American Literature -

ENGL 250 A

Instructor: Dr. Virginia R. Stewart
Block: 3
Time: M/W/F 10:50AM-11:50AM
Term: 2012FA
Room: MILL 013
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

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

The Art and History of Film -

ENGL 256 A

Instructor: Dr. Srikanth Mallavarapu
Block: 10
Time: T/TH 10:10AM-11:40AM
Term: 2012FA
Room: MILL 013
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

Critical study of selected films drawn from avariety of periods and national cinemas. Thecourse will focus on the elements of film and howdirectors use these elements to achieve theireffects and make their meanings. Works will beplaced within the history of cinema, allowingattention to how the elements of film art havedeveloped over time. Lecture: 3hrs/wk; Laboratory:3hrs/wk.

The Art & History of Film Lab -

ENGL 256L E1

Instructor: Dr. Srikanth Mallavarapu
Block: E6
Time: W 5:45PM-8:45PM
Term: 2012FA
Room: MILL 113

Catalog Description:

Critical study of selected films drawn from avariety of periods and national cinemas. Thecourse will focus on the elements of film and howdirectors use these elements to achieve theireffects and make their meanings. Works will beplaced within the history of cinema, allowingattention to how the elements of film art havedeveloped over time. Lecture: 3hrs/wk; Laboratory:3hrs/wk.

St. in the Cross-Cultural Imag -

ENGL 312 A

Instructor: Dr. Srikanth Mallavarapu
Block: 11
Time: T/TH 1:10PM-2:40PM
Term: 2012FA
Room: MILL 013
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: Rhetoric 125, English 250 & 1 other 200-level English literature course

Catalog Description:

An in-depth examination of the acts of reading and writing across cultural boundaries. Topics of focus will vary and will be selected from among the following fields of cross-cultural literary inquiry: Ethnic American literatures, postcolonial literatures, and comparative literature. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Advanced Grammar and Style -

ENGL 321 A

Instructor: Dr. Martha Kuchar
Block: 12
Time: T/TH 2:50PM-4:20PM
Term: 2012FA
Room: MILL 114
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

A study of the structure of contemporary English grammar. Also explores questions of style and usage. Students analyze and diagram sentences and apply principles of grammar and style to their own and others writing. Designed for English majors and for those preparing to teach language and communication skills. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Chaucer -

ENGL 330 A

Instructor: Dr. Dana-Linn Whiteside
Block: 12
Time: T/TH 2:50PM-4:20PM
Term: 2012FA
Room: MILL 012
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: RHET 125, ENGL 240 & 1 other 200-level ENGL Lit course.

Catalog Description:

Reading and analysis of The Canterbury Tales and Troilus and Criseyde. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Studies in Romanticism -

ENGL 337 A

Instructor: Dr. Wendy Larson-Harris
Block: 2
Time: M/W/F 9:40AM-10:40AM
Term: 2012FA
Room: MILL 213
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: RHET 125, ENGL 240 & 1 other 200-level ENGL Lit course.

Catalog Description:

Critical study of selected works from the period of literary Romanticism, 1780 to 1835.The course may focus on a particular theme, genre, or set of authors, or form a focused survey of the period. Works will be placed in relationship to the literary, social, and historical movements of the era and to current critical issues. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Studies in Drama -

ENGL 354 A

Instructor: Dr. Anita Turpin
Block: 4
Time: M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
Term: 2012FA
Room: MILL 112
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: RHET 125, ENGL 240 or 250, & 1 other 200-level ENGL Lit course.

Catalog Description:

Critical study of selected works of drama. The course may focus on a particular time period and/or country of origin, or form a focused survey of the genre. Works will be placed in relationship to relevant literary, social, and historical movements and to current critical issues. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Seminar -

ENGL 411 A

Instructor: Dr. Virginia R. Stewart
Block:
Time: M/W 2:20PM-5:30PM
Term: 2012FA
Room: MILL 012
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: Sr standing or permission.

Catalog Description:

An intensive study of work from English, American,and world literature, examining both theirhistorical settings and their interrelationships(Required of Literary Studies majors in the senioryear.) Students must have completed a total of 25units before enrolling in ENGL 411. Studentswishing to complete their degree program earlymust meet the following criteria in order toenroll in ENGL 411: (1) have completed at least 20units, and (2) have an overall GPA of at least3.25 and a major GPA of at least 3.5. Studentswho do not meet the stipulated criteria may submitan appeal to the Department Seminar Subcommittee.No credit given for one term. NOTE: Final gradefo year given on a cumulative basis. (1,1)

Seminar -

ENGL 411 B

Instructor: Dr. Anita Turpin
Block:
Time: M/W 2:20PM-5:30PM
Term: 2012FA
Room: MILL 114
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: Sr standing or permission.

Catalog Description:

An intensive study of work from English, American,and world literature, examining both theirhistorical settings and their interrelationships(Required of Literary Studies majors in the senioryear.) Students must have completed a total of 25units before enrolling in ENGL 411. Studentswishing to complete their degree program earlymust meet the following criteria in order toenroll in ENGL 411: (1) have completed at least 20units, and (2) have an overall GPA of at least3.25 and a major GPA of at least 3.5. Studentswho do not meet the stipulated criteria may submitan appeal to the Department Seminar Subcommittee.No credit given for one term. NOTE: Final gradefo year given on a cumulative basis. (1,1)