English Courses

*Note: English courses may depend upon the degree program.  In order to take English 111, you must take  the placement test or have the equivalent of transfer credit(s). This will determine English class placement. If you are placed in a Developmental Reading/English (DRE) class, you must achieve an 80% on all MASTERY assignments. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact an advisor.*
DRE Courses
  • DRE 096 Integrated Reading and Writing I.  This course is designed to develop proficiency in writing effective sentences and paragraphs.
  • DRE 097 Integrated Reading and Writing II.  This course is designed to develop proficiency in writing effective paragraphs and essays.
  • DRE 098 Integrated Reading and Writing III.  This course is designed to develop proficiency in writing essays and documented essays.
Each course is 3 credit hours, 3.55 contact hours (2.5 lecture contact hours and 1 lab contact hour) and runs for 8 weeks. Courses are integrated, accelerated, mastery-based and contextualized. Students will earn a P (pass) or R (Retake). DREs replaced ENG 080, ENG 085, ENG 090, ENG 095, RED 080 and RED 090.


Composition

  • ENG 111 Expository Writing/Writing and Inquiry
  • ENG 112 Argument-Based Research
  • ENG 113 Literature-Based Research
  • ENG 114 Professional Research and Reporting

Creative Writing and Journalism

  • ENG 125 Creative Writing I
  • ENG 126 Creative Writing II
  • JOU 110 Introduction to Journalism
  • JOU 216 Writing for Mass Media (alternate semesters)
  • JOU 217 Feature/Editorial Writing (alternate semesters)
  • HUM 160 Introduction to Film

Literature

  • ENG 133 Introduction to the Novel
  • ENG 231 American Literature I
    (Prerequisite for ALL 200 level courses: completion of first-year college composition, six semester hours)
  • ENG 232 American Literature II
  • ENG 241 British Literature I
  • ENG 242 British Literature II
  • ENG 251 Western World Literature I
  • ENG 252 Western World Literature II
  • ENG 253 The Bible as Literature
  • ENG 273 African-American Literature
  • ENG 275 Science Fiction

Note: Eng 231 and Eng 232 do not have to be taken in sequence. Both give the same credit hours and are transferrable.

Note: Eng 241 and Eng 242 do not have to be taken in sequence. Both give the same credit hours and are transferrable.

Courses Offered for Specific Programs

  • ENG 101 Applied Communications I

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