Academics

    ENG

    ENG 032  Developmental English (3-0-3)
    Offered Fall, Spring, and Summer Semesters
    Prerequisite:  Satisfactory test placement
    Developmental English is an intensive review of grammar and usage; mechanics of punctuation, spelling, and capitalization; sentence structure; and the writing process. Evidence of planning, organizing, drafting, editing, and revising are emphasized in this course along with a study of different modes of writing for a variety of rhetorical situations.

    ENG 100  Introduction to Composition (Non-Degree Credit)  (3-0-3)
    Note:  Credit for this course does not transfer and may not be counted as credit toward any degree.
    Offered Fall, Spring, and Summer Semesters
    Prerequisite:  Satisfactory test placement or ENG 032
    This course is a study of basic writing and different modes of composition and may include a review of usage.

    ENG 101  English Composition I  (3-0-3)*
    Offered Fall, Spring, and Summer Semesters
    Prerequisite:  Satisfactory placement in writing or completion of ENG 100 and satisfactory placement in reading or completion of RDG 100
    This is a (college transfer) course in which the following topics are presented:  a study of composition in conjunction with appropriate literary selections, with frequent theme assignments to reinforce effective writing.  A review of standard usage and the basic techniques of research are also presented.

    ENG 102  English Composition II  (3-0-3)*
    Offered Fall, Spring, and Summer Semesters
    Prerequisite:  ENG 101
    This is a (college transfer) course in which the following topics are presented:  development of writing skills through logical organization, effective style, literary analysis and research.  An introduction to literary genre is also included.

    ENG 105  Editing Academic Writing  (1-0-1)
    Offered Fall and Spring Semesters
    Prerequisite:  Placement into or successful completion of ENG 101
    This course provides students with instruction and practice in editing their own writing for academic purposes. The course focuses on errors that interfere with communication or that cause readers to question the writer's academic competence.

    ENG 165  Professional Communications  (3-0-3)
    Offered Fall, Spring, and Summer Semesters
    Prerequisite:  Satisfactory test placement or ENG 100
    This course develops practical written and oral professional communication skills.

    ENG 201  American Literature I  (3-0-3)*
    Offered Fall, Spring, and Summer Semesters
    Prerequisite:  ENG 102
    Pre- or Co-requisite:  SPC 200 or SPC 205 or SPC 209
    This course is a study of American literature from the colonial period to the Civil War.

    ENG 202  American Literature II  (3-0-3)*
    Offered Fall, Spring, and Summer Semesters
    Prerequisite:  ENG 102
    Pre- or Co-requisite:  SPC 200 or SPC 205 or SPC 209
    This course is a study of American literature from the Civil War to the present.

    ENG 205  English Literature I  (3-0-3)*
    Offered Fall, Spring, and Summer Semesters
    Prerequisite:  ENG 102
    Pre- or Co-requisite:  SPC 200 or SPC 205 or SPC 209
    This is a (college transfer) course in which the following topics are presented:  the study of English literature from the Old English Period to the Romantic Period with emphasis on major writers and periods.

    ENG 206  English Literature II  (3-0-3)*
    Offered Fall, Spring, and Summer Semesters
    Prerequisite:  ENG 102
    Pre- or Co-requisite:  SPC 200 or SPC 205 or SPC 209
    This is a (college transfer) course in which the following topics are presented:  the study of English literature from the Romantic Period to the present with emphasis on major writers and periods.

    ENG 208  World Literature I  (3-0-3)*
    Offered Fall, Spring, and Summer Semesters
    Prerequisite:  ENG 102
    Pre- or Co-requisite:  SPC 200 or SPC 205 or SPC 209
    This course is a study of masterpieces of world literature in translation from the ancient world to the sixteenth century.

    ENG 209  World Literature II  (3-0-3)*
    Offered Fall, Spring, and Summer Semesters
    Prerequisite:  ENG 102
    Pre- or Co-requisite:  SPC 200 or SPC 205 or SPC 209
    This course is a study of masterpieces of world literature in translation from the seventeenth century to the present.

    ENG 213  Short Fiction  (3-0-3)
    Offered Spring Semester
    Prerequisite:  ENG 102
    Pre- or Co-requisite:  SPC 200 or SPC 205 or SPC 209
    This course is a study of short fiction from several cultures.  Emphasis is on the nature of the genre and appropriate reading strategies.

    ENG 228  Studies in Film Genre  (3-0-3)
    Offered Fall, Spring and Summer Semesters
    Prerequisite: Placement into ENG 101
    This course is a critical examination of significant films. Films representing a variety of genres (western, film noir, screwball comedy, etc.) and countries will be viewed and analyzed.

    ENG 230  Women in Literature  (3-0-3)*
    Offered Fall, Spring, and Summer Semesters
    Prerequisite:  ENG 102
    Pre- or Co-requisite:  SPC 200 or SPC 205 or SPC 209
    This course is a critical study of women's writings examined from historical, social and psychological points of view.

    ENG 231  Middle Eastern Literature  (3-0-3)
    Offered Spring Semester
    Prerequisite:  ENG 102
    Pre- or Co-requisite:  SPC 200 or SPC 205 or SPC 209
    This course is a survey of the major works, genres, and writers of the Middle East. The relationships among the literature, culture, and history of the Middle East will be emphasized.  Literature from the earliest writings through the contemporary period from countries ranging from Northern Africa through Iran will be surveyed.

    ENG 234  Survey in Minority Literature  (3-0-3)
    Offered Fall Semester
    Prerequisite:  ENG 102
    Pre- or Co-requisite:  SPC 200 or SPC 205 or SPC 209
    This course is a critical study of minority writings examined from historical, social and psychological points of view.

    ENG 238  Creative Writing  (3-0-3)
    Offered Fall, Spring, and Summer Semesters
    Prerequisite:  ENG 101
    This course presents an introduction to creative writing in various genres.