Fall 2015 Class Schedule (FLC)



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ENGLT 303    Introduction to the Short Story    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 101 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement into ENGWR 300 through 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 introduces students to the short story genre, and involves a close study of this genre's role in literary history. Students will read, analyze, and discuss short stories by predominantly American and British authors, but include authors from other countries who have been significant to this genre. Thematic emphasis will focus on the connections between literature, culture, and human experience.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 22-Dec 17
TTh       04:00PM-05:20PM LEC L.Danner             Off Campus RCC 15        16091 
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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. (C-ID ENGL 160)

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 22-Dec 17
MW        04:00PM-05:20PM LEC F.Fletcher           Off Campus RCC 12        16014 
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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 1865, the Civil War period. 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. (C-ID ENGL 130)

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 22-Dec 17
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC L.Sapra              FLC MAIN FL5 12          19097 
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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; CSU Area C2; IGETC Area 3B
Course Transferable to UC/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 22-Dec 17
MW        01:00PM-02:20PM LEC Y.Price              FLC MAIN FL4 233         19098 
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ENGLT 340    World 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; AA/AS Area VI; CSU Area C2; IGETC Area 3B
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course involves a survey of significant masterpieces of Classical, Medieval, and Renaissance literature from the Hebrew Bible to John Milton's Paradise Lost. Students will analyze numerous works of literature, comparing ideas across time, place, and culture and making connections between different literary works and between different literary periods. (C-ID ENGL 140)

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 22-Dec 17
TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LEC F.Fletcher           El Dorado EDC C214       19100 
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ENGLT 345    Mythologies of the World    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; 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 22-Dec 17
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC K.Leland             El Dorado EDC C214       15666 
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Fall 2015 Class Schedule

Updated: January 28, 2016