English (ENGL)

ENGL 101  - Critical Reading and Composition  (3 Credits)  

Instruction in strategies for critically reading and analyzing literature and non-literary texts; structured, sustained practice in composing expository and analytical essays.

Carolina Core: CMW

ENGL 102  - Rhetoric and Composition  (3 Credits)  

Instruction and intensive practice in researching, analyzing, and composing written arguments about academic and public issues.

Prerequisites: C or better in ENGL 101 or equivalent credit.

Carolina Core: CMW, INF

ENGL 200  - Creative Writing, Voice, and Community  (3 Credits)  

Workshop course on creative writing with a focus on values, ethics, and social responsibility.

Prerequisites: ENGL 101 and ENGL 102.

Carolina Core: AIU, VSR

ENGL 270  - World Literature  (3 Credits)  

Selected masterpieces of world literature from antiquity to present.

Prerequisites: ENGL 101 and ENGL 102 or equivalent.

Cross-listed course: CPLT 270

Carolina Core: AIU

Graduation with Leadership Distinction: GLD: Global Learning

ENGL 282  - Special Topics in Fiction  (3 Credits)  

Special topics in fiction from several countries and historical periods, illustrating the nature of the genre. May be repeated for credit. Content varies by title and semester.

Prerequisites: ENGL 101 and ENGL 102 or equivalent.

Carolina Core: AIU

ENGL 283  - Special Topics in British Literature  (3 Credits)  

Special topics in British literature exemplifying persistent themes of British culture. May be repeated for credit. Content varies by title and semester.

Prerequisites: ENGL 101 and 102 or equivalent.

Carolina Core: AIU

Graduation with Leadership Distinction: GLD: Global Learning

ENGL 284  - Drama  (3 Credits)  

Drama from several countries and historical periods, illustrating the nature of the genre.

Prerequisites: ENGL 101 and 102 or equivalent.

Carolina Core: AIU

ENGL 285  - Special Topics in American Literature  (3 Credits)  

Special topics in American literature exemplifying persistent themes of American culture. May be repeated for credit. Content varies by title and semester.

Prerequisites: ENGL 101 and 102 or equivalent.

Carolina Core: AIU

ENGL 286  - Poetry  (3 Credits)  

Poetry from several countries and historical periods, illustrating the nature of the genre.

Prerequisites: ENGL 101 and 102 or equivalent.

Carolina Core: AIU

ENGL 287  - American Literature  (3 Credits)  

An introduction to American literary history, emphasizing the analysis of literary texts, the development of literary traditions over time, the emergence of new genres and forms, and the writing of successful essays about literature. Designed for English majors.

Prerequisites: ENGL 101 and ENGL 102 or equivalent.

Carolina Core: AIU

ENGL 288  - English Literature  (3 Credits)  

An introduction to English literary history, emphasizing the analysis of literary texts, the development of literary traditions over time, the emergence of new genres and forms, and the writing of successful essays about literature. Designed for English majors.

Prerequisites: ENGL 101 and ENGL 102 or equivalent.

Carolina Core: AIU

ENGL 309  - Teaching Writing in One-to-One Sessions  (3 Credits)  

The study of theories and pedagogy of individualized writing instruction with intensive writing practice including hands-on one-on-one sessions. Recommended for prospective writing teachers.

Prerequisites: ENGL 101 and ENGL 102 or equivalent.

Graduation with Leadership Distinction: GLD: Professional and Civic Engagement Leadership Experiences

ENGL 350  - Introduction to Comics Studies  (3 Credits)  

Scholarly study of the formal and aesthetic evolutions of graphic novels, comic books, and other related forms.

Prerequisites: ENGL 101 and ENGL 102.

Cross-listed course: FAMS 350

ENGL 360  - Creative Writing  (3 Credits)  

Workshop course on writing original fiction, poetry, drama, and creative nonfiction.

Prerequisites: ENGL 101 and ENGL 102.

Graduation with Leadership Distinction: GLD: Community Service

ENGL 399  - Independent Study  (3-9 Credits)  

Contract approved by instructor, advisor, and department chair is required for undergraduate students.

Prerequisites: ENGL 101 and ENGL 102.

Graduation with Leadership Distinction: GLD: Research

ENGL 411  - British Romantic Literature  (3 Credits)  

Poetry and prose of the English Romantic period.

Prerequisites: ENGL 101 and ENGL 102.
ENGL 420  - American Literature to 1830  (3 Credits)  

Colonial, Revolutionary, and early Romantic poetry and prose.

Prerequisites: ENGL 101 and ENGL 102.
ENGL 425A  - The American Novel to 1914  (3 Credits)  

Representative novels from the 18th century to World War I.

Prerequisites: ENGL 101 and ENGL 102.
ENGL 425B  - The American Novel Since 1914  (3 Credits)  

Representative novels from 1914 to the present.

Prerequisites: ENGL 101 and ENGL 102.
ENGL 427  - Southern Literature  (3 Credits)  

Representative works of Southern writers.

Prerequisites: ENGL 101 and ENGL 102.
ENGL 428A  - African-American Literature I: to 1903  (3 Credits)  

Representative of African-American writers to 1903.

Prerequisites: ENGL 101 and ENGL 102.

Cross-listed course: AFAM 428A

ENGL 428B  - African-American Literature II: 1903 – Present  (3 Credits)  

Representative works of African-American writers from 1903 to the present.

Prerequisites: ENGL 101 and ENGL 102.
ENGL 429  - Topics in American Literature  (3 Credits)  

Intensive study of selected topics. May be repeated for credit under a different title.

Prerequisites: ENGL 101 and ENGL 102.
ENGL 436  - Science Fiction Literature  (3 Credits)  

Representative masterworks of science fiction from the beginnings of the genre to the present.

Prerequisites: ENGL 101 and ENGL 102.
ENGL 437  - Women Writers  (3 Credits)  

Representative works written by women.

Prerequisites: C or higher in both ENGL 101 and ENGL 102.

Cross-listed course: WGST 437

ENGL 460  - Advanced Writing  (3 Credits)  

Extensive practice in different types of nonfiction writing.

Prerequisites: ENGL 101 and ENGL 102.
ENGL 463  - Business Writing  (3 Credits)  

Extensive practice in different types of business writing, from brief letters to formal articles and reports.

Prerequisites: ENGL 101 and ENGL 102.

Graduation with Leadership Distinction: GLD: Professional and Civic Engagement Leadership Experiences, GLD: Research