Language and literature lie at the heart of a liberal education the study of english attends to the use of language as a means of communication as well as to literary works of the imagination — poems, plays, stories, novels, and creative non-fiction. For the additional credits beyond the 36 required of all english majors, honors students must take the following courses: courses as a second english course to be taken concurrently with the second-semester english composition requirement song in a strange land” for jews, blacks, and black jews, this was and is a poignant question. Description: the course focuses on the study, discussion, critical analysis, and oral representation of stories, poems, plays, essays, and novels as a means of accelerating acquisition, understanding, and production of written and oral english.
Spring 2016 engl 20000 fiction writing for english majors stage performance and print publication led to an extraordinary proliferation of shakespearean media, and the course will consider the way in which film and new digital media have in turn. The writing requirement in the english major is met by completion of the normal courses required to complete the major students are urged to consult with departmental advisers about appropriate courses within the department and in related fields. English 316 offers an overview of language variation in united states english from a current sociolinguistic perspective historical, social, regional, ethnic, gender, and stylistic variation are examined, along with models for describing, explaining, and applying sociolinguistic knowledge.
Way-a-ii, way-si : in this introduction to shakespeare on film, we will study approximately five shakespearean plays, including romeo and juliet, much ado about nothing, and macbeth, alongside a selection of their movie adaptations. Nb: english majors should be aware that because the uf undergraduate catalog defines the requirement for the english major as ten courses “offered by the department,” the sections of enc 3254 offered by the dial center for written and oral communication cannot be counted toward the major. The english department of the college of arts, sciences, and business offers a major in english and minors in english and drama to students in the women's college women's college students may also pursue a preparatory program for secondary certification in english.
It does not fulfill the shakespeare requirement for english majors unit(s) 10 semesters offered spring and provides non-majors with an overview of what english literature is all about we will undertake detailed study of shakespeare's poetic language and will examine the dramatic form of the plays and the performance practices of. It is recommended that english majors who are considering a career in secondary education take a shakespeare course and a us literature course as part of their major requirements. Courses in english (division 361) though our approach to the writing will be by way of reading and discussing selected shakespearean plays if you complete the course successfully you will have satisfied the underclass writing requirement section 005 this course, the second part of the core sequence required of english majors, focuses. Depauw english department, greencastle, indiana 263 likes major after/words is an interview series for, by, and about students of literature it features interviews with english majors on what careers they pursued with their degree as a nurse and an author, all of my novels start with a question of how we can find hope in the midst. Winter 2017 course descriptions undergraduate english courses graduate english courses in this course we will read and discuss four shakespearean plays: fulfills group d or e for english majors provides a detailed overview of the publishing process, organized around the division of labor, including introductions to contemporary.
Eng 1010 basic writing cr 2,3 extensive practice in fundamentals of college writing and reading in preparation for eng 1020required of students qualifying on the basis of act score or english qualifying examination. Note: english 392 is a requirement for all senior creative writing majors other students may enroll with department consent other students may enroll with department consent eng 393-1,2,3 – theory & practice of poetry. Part of the columbian college of arts and sciences’ arts and humanities program, the department of english fosters critical reflection on literature and culture, connecting reading practices with lucid writing and persuasive argumentation. This course may be used by english majors for english major elective credit or as credit toward the english minor, and (as amst 196) also by american studies majors in the same way non majors may use this course to fulfill a general education or bachelor of arts humanities requirement.
Please note that the option to take creative writing courses for 4 points is open only to senior english majors with a verified concentration in creative writing once per senior year in order to fulfill the concentration's senior project requirement. Prospective english majors are advised to consider thinking matters courses that relate to literature to satisfy a major requirement also recommended is any introductory seminar taught by english department faculty through stanford introductory studies. Literature majors who wish to earn honors in english may apply during the spring of their junior year for admission to the two-quarter sequence, 398-1,-2, which meets the following fall and winter quarters.
This is an archive of past discussions do not edit the contents of this page if you wish to start a new discussion or revive an old one, please do so on the current talk page. English 413 is an introduction to the theory and methods of teaching and tutoring writing to adult learners we will focus on practical and theoretical issues involved in coaching writers through a writing process, including strategies for invention, organization, revision, and editing. Please note: this course fulfills the pre-1800 requirement for english majors, and it may be used to fulfill the language studies elective option for teaching of.