Spring 2013 Class Schedule (ARC)



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ENGLT 304    Introduction to Poetry    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 300 with a grade of "C" or better
Advisory: ENGWR 301
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C2; IGETC Area 3B
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course introduces the art of poetry. It includes the interpretation and appreciation of poetry as a type of literature with careful attention to the elements of poetics, the various styles of poetry, and major poets and poetic movements.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22
MW        12:00PM-01:20PM LEC G.Roadcap            ARC MAIN DaviesHall 224  11596 
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ENGLT 310    English Literature    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 300 with a grade of "C" or better
Advisory: ENGWR 301
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 context of particular works and authors are also covered. Whenever possible, works are read in their entirety.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22
Th        06:00PM-09:05PM LEC L.Abraham             TBA TBA                 18975 
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ENGLT 311    English Literature    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 300 with a grade of "C" or better
Advisory: ENGWR 301
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 nineteenth and twentieth centuries, covering the Romantic, Victorian, modernist, and postmodern periods. Prose, poetry, and drama are represented, and whenever possible, works are read in their entirety.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC T.Logan              ARC MAIN DaviesHall 224  11416 
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ENGLT 320    American Literature    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 300 with a grade of "C" or better
Advisory: ENGWR 301
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. Texts include Native American myths, writing of the colonial period and the American Revolution, slave narratives, Romantic fiction, and poetry from the seventeenth to the mid-nineteenth century. Whenever possible, texts are read in their entirety.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22
W         06:00PM-09:05PM LEC A.Bradford           ARC MAIN DaviesHall 225  18976 
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ENGLT 321    American Literature    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 300 with a grade of "C" or better
Advisory: ENGWR 301
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 literature from the post-Civil War period until the present. It begins with the end of the Romantic period and follows the rise of Realism. Prose includes local color and social criticism, fiction of the "Lost Generation," and contemporary fiction. Poetry includes the many movements from turn-of-the-century to contemporary. Whenever possible, texts are read in their entirety.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22
MW        01:30PM-02:50PM LEC G.Roadcap            ARC MAIN DaviesHall 224  10672 
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ENGLT 338    Native American Literature    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 300 with a grade of "C" or better
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 the living Native American experience as expressed through Native works of autobiography, fiction, poetry, and drama. Emphasis is placed on indigenous world views and perspectives. Highlighted through the literature are the adaptations of living indigenous cultures to colonial influences. The course examines how Native literature is a reflection of the historical and cultural movements that have shaped, been shaped by, and interacted with the native community. Included are samples of Native literary voices from tribes from all areas of the Americas, North, South, and Central. Field trips may be required.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC J.Valle              ARC MAIN DaviesHall 222  18977 
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ENGLT 341    World Literature    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 300 with a grade of "C" or better
Advisory: ENGWR 301
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 world literature in translation from the mid-seventeenth century to the present. In addition to significant works in the western tradition, masterpieces of nonwestern literature are studied. The entire range of genres is represented, and, whenever possible, works are read in their entirety.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC J.Hess               ARC MAIN DaviesHall 224  12830 
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ENGLT 370    Children and Literature    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 102 or 103; or placement through the assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C2
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is a survey of the best literature, past and present, created for children, and of the criteria for selecting, evaluating, and discussing children's literature. It includes discussion of the history of children's literature and of current issues such as censorship, literacy, and multicultural diversity. The course is intended for prospective teachers, preschool teachers, early childhood education (ECE) majors, parents, and anyone who is or will be in frequent contact with children. It includes reading to children in a formal group setting, which may include an off-campus location.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22
TTh       01:30PM-02:50PM LEC D.Engler             ARC MAIN DaviesHall 224  18978 
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ENGLT 380    Introduction to Shakespeare    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 300 or 480 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C2; IGETC Area 3B
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course provides an introduction to Shakespeare's works. Six to ten plays, representing the range of Shakespeare's achievement, are covered. Topics include strategies for reading Shakespeare's English and contemporary approaches to interpreting the plays. Field trips to live Shakespearean performances may be required.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC K.Rodgers            ARC MAIN Portable 612    19658 
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Spring 2013 Class Schedule

Updated: May 30, 2013