ENG095 College Writing Workshop (2-0-2)
This course provides students with additional academic instruction and learning strategies to successfully achieve ENG 123 College Composition student learning outcomes. It individualizes grammar instruction, and assignments are directly aligned with those in ENG 123. Additionally, the course supports the students' development of a writing portfolio as a tool to enhance the writing process.
CR: ENG 123
ENG123 College Composition (3-0-3)
This course provides a foundation in academic
discourse by developing effective communication
skills with an emphasis on expository writing; an oral
presentation is required.
PR: Exemption from placement testing as defined by the
Academic Code or successful completion of CSS 127
ENG124 Literature & Writing (3-0-3)
This course encourages students to use writing to explore the ways in which
literature functions as an art form. Writing and research techniques
introduced in ENG 123 College Composition are strengthened and
PR: ENG 123
ENG125 College Composition II (3-0-3)
This course builds upon the written and oral rhetorical skills established in ENG 123 with a greater emphasis on argumentation and research in academic writing.
PR: ENG 123 or HON 123
ENG200 Introduction to Creative Writing (3-0-3)
Students will learn the essential principles, strategies,
and methods of creative writing and will acquire a
foundation in the skills necessary to master this art.
The emphasis will be on the writing of short fiction, but
opportunities will be provided to explore poetry, drama,
screenwriting, the novel, and the essay. Students will also
learn how to go about getting their work published.
PR: ENG 123
CR: ENG 124
ENG205 Writing Poetry (3-0-3)
This course focuses on developing students' abilities to
write, revise, and analyze poetry. It is primarily
conducted as a workshop: students write and revise their
own poetry, as well as give oral feedback and produce
written critiques of their peers' poems. In addition, the
course introduces students to a variety of poetic forms and
asks them to write poetry in these forms. It also introduces
them to theories of free verse and to studies of the poetic
line and asks them to write their own free verse. The
course also includes an oral component: students practice
reading their own and others' poems to the class. Last, the
class introduces students to opportunities for performing
and publishing their poetry.
PR: ENG 123
ENG211 Technical and Professional Writing (3-0-3)
This course applies the principles of effective writing to the specific forms of professional and technical writing. It emphasizes designing texts and oral
reports for professional audiences after analyzing the needs and values of those audiences.
PR: ENG 123 College Composition
ENG295 English Experimental Course (4-0-4)