Fall 2018 Class Schedule (ARC)



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ENGLT 300    Introduction to Fiction    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 101 with a grade of "C" or better
Advisory: ENGWR 300 or ENGWR 480, AND ENGWR 301, ENGWR 303 or ENGWR 481.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C2; IGETC Area 3B
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course covers the study of fiction as a type of literature. It typically examines at least twenty short stories and at least three novels, critically analyzing plot, setting, character, theme, and style. This course includes fiction written in English, as well as fiction in translation.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

MW09:00AM-10:20AMLECM.SpurgeonARC MAIN DaviesHall 21019512Textbook

ENGLT 310    English Literature I    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 300 or 480 with a grade of "C" or better
Advisory: ENGWR 301, 303, or 481
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C2; IGETC Area 3B
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course surveys representative works in English literature from the Anglo-Saxon period through the eighteenth century. It traces the development of medieval, Renaissance, and Restoration prose, poetry, and drama, introducing methods of literary analysis and research. Historical movements and the cultural contexts of particular works and authors are also covered. Whenever possible, works are read in their entirety. (C-ID ENGL 160)

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

TTh03:00PM-04:20PMLECK.O'BrienARC MAIN DaviesHall 21019513Textbook

ENGLT 311    English Literature II    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 300 or 480 with a grade of "C" or better
Advisory: ENGWR 301 or 481
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C2; IGETC Area 3B
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is a survey of representative works in English literature from the late eighteenth century through the present, covering the Romantic, Victorian, modernist, and postmodern periods. Prose, poetry, and drama are represented, and whenever possible, works are read in their entirety. (C-ID ENGL 165)

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

TTh06:00PM-07:20PMLECK.O'BrienARC MAIN DaviesHall 21019514Textbook

ENGLT 320    American Literature I    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 300 or 480 with a grade of "C" or better
Advisory: ENGWR 301, 303, or 481
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C2; IGETC Area 3B
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course surveys representative texts in American literature from the precolonial period to the Civil War and introduces students to a literary tradition born from many languages and ethnicities. Considering a variety of contexts, it examines writing as a device to reflect and create a rapidly changing world marked by political revolution, expanding commerce, and the rise of print culture. Readings--from a variety of fictional and nonfictional texts--and discussion highlight the multicultural nature of American literature and society. Whenever possible, texts are read in their entirety. (C-ID ENGL 130)

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

MW03:00PM-04:20PMLECA.BradfordARC MAIN DaviesHall 21019515Textbook

ENGLT 321    American Literature II    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 300 with a grade of "C" or better
Advisory: ENGWR 301 or 303
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C2; IGETC Area 3B
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course surveys representative American literature from the post-Civil War period until the present, with consideration of important aspects of American literary history. Readings--from a variety of stories, novels, plays, and poetry--and discussion highlight the multicultural nature of American literature and society. (C-ID ENGL 135)

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

MW06:00PM-07:20PMLECG.RoadcapARC MAIN DaviesHall 21019516Textbook

ENGLT 335    Latino, Mexican-American, and Chicano Literature    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 101 with a grade of "C" or better, or placement through the assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area I (effective Summer 2018); AA/AS Area VI (effective Summer 2018); CSU Area C2; IGETC Area 3B
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course explores literature (poetry, short stories, novels, creative nonfiction, and performance) authored by Latino writers. It typically examines the following themes: resistance, survival, identity, homeland, immigration, the border, socio-political activism, gender, and sexuality. All or most of each text is in English. Knowledge of the Spanish language is helpful but not required.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

MW01:30PM-02:50PMLECC.ArellanoARC MAIN DaviesHall 21019518Textbook

ENGLT 345    Mythologies of the World    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 101 with a grade of "C" or better
Advisory: ENGWR 300 or ENGWR 480, AND ENGWR 301, ENGWR 303 or ENGWR 481.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C2; IGETC Area 3B
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course of mythic literature introduces characters and themes in stories from world literature: creation stories, heroic journeys, and moments of transcendent transformation. It explores the timeless metaphors of these stories, metaphors which continue to not only influence characters and stories in modern literature, but also captivate contemporary readers.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

MW07:30AM-08:50AMLECJ.HessARC MAIN DaviesHall 21019520Textbook

ENGLT 360    Women in Literature    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 101 with a grade of "C" or better
Advisory: ENGWR 300 or ENGWR 480, AND ENGWR 301, ENGWR 303 or ENGWR 481.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; AA/AS Area VI; CSU Area C2; IGETC Area 3B
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course examines women as both creators of and characters in literature. It includes reading and analyzing literature from a broad range of periods, genres, and cultures. Works by both men and women are included, with emphasis on works written by women and the social and cultural contexts that produced those works.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

TTh10:30AM-11:50AMLECM.DiazARC MAIN DaviesHall 21019521Textbook

ENGLT 495    Independent Studies in Literature    1-3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 162 hours LAB
Description: Independent Study is an opportunity for the student to extend classroom experience in this subject, while working independently of a formal classroom situation. Independent study is an extension of work offered in a specific class in the college catalog. To be eligible for independent study, students must have completed the basic regular catalog course at American River College. They must also discuss the study with a professor in this subject and secure approval. Only one independent study for each catalog course will be allowed.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

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Fall 2018 Class Schedule

Updated: September 21, 2018