Fall 2013 Class Schedule (FLC)



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ENGLT 310    English Literature    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 101 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement into ENGWR 300 via the assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C2; IGETC Area 3B
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course involves a close study of significant works of major British authors from the Beowulf poet through Samuel Johnson, with consideration of the important aspects of British literary history. In this course, students will read and analyze numerous literary works relevant to literature as a whole and to British culture in particular, making connections between various literary periods.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
MW        01:00PM-02:20PM LEC F.Fletcher           El Dorado EDC A206       15861 
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ENGLT 320    American Literature    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 101 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement into ENGWR 300 via the assessment process.
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 early American literature from approximately 1620 to the Civil War period, approximately 1865. It begins with a consideration of pre-colonial American influences such as Native American oral tradition and European exploration of the Americas, through Colonial literature, to the emergence of a distinctive national literature, the "American Renaissance," "reformism," and the diversity of voices that will continue into modern American literature.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC T.Rauschkolb         FLC MAIN FL5 111         19086 
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ENGLT 330    African American Literature    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 101 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: AA/AS Area I
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is a survey of the most representative African-American writers and periods of African-American Literature from slavery to the present. This comprehensive literary study includes analysis of significant historical and cultural influences.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
MW        01:00PM-02:20PM LEC Y.Price              FLC MAIN FL1 7           19087 
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ENGLT 345    Mythologies of the World    3 Units

Prerequisite: Eligibility for ENGWR 300.
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 some of the myths underlying the western world view, and recognizes diversity and commonality in myths from Middle Eastern, Native North American, African, Asian, and South American cultures. Students compare and contrast myths from different cultures and analyze various themes, including: the goddess culture, the nature of creation, the dying and reviving god, and the hero's journey. In addition, students will identify Judaeo-Christian themes in various myths and evaluate the myths' psychological applications. From this process, they will gain an understanding of ethnocentrism, ethnicity and racism and the impact of these on the American experience.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC K.Leland             El Dorado EDC C214       15578 
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Fall 2013 Class Schedule

Updated: October 28, 2013