Study of a literary figure, period, genre, movement or theme. May be repeated under different subtitles. Prerequisite: C or better in ENGL 103. Three hours per week plus enhancement. Meets General Education IB.
ENGL 351 CREATIVE WRITING (Spring 2020)
Techniques of writing fiction and poetry through reading, analysis and directed writing. Students submit work-in-progress for class discussion and a portfolio of poems or stories. May not receive credit for both ENGL 230 and ENGL 351. Prerequisite: C or better in ENGL 102 or 103. Three hours per week with enhancement.
ENGL 455 NONFICTION WORKSHOP (Spring 2020)
Read, discuss and analyze contemporary nonfiction to observe techniques in craftsmanship and present nonfiction for intensive examination by workshop participants. May be taken twice for credit. Prerequisite: C or better in ENGL 102 or 103. Three hours per week with enhancement.
ENGL 497 UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH (Spring 2020)
Designed to encourage students to pursue an important area of research under the supervision of an English faculty member. Students will have the opportunity to study a topic in depth and design their own research project to add to that area's body of knowledge. Specific topics are indicated on student transcripts. Public presentations required. May be taken for a maximum of 4 credits. Prerequisites: C or better in ENGL 102 or 103, consent of instructor and department chair.