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Welcome to the English department home page. Whether you are completing your general education writing requirements, taking a literature or creative writing class for transfer credit, or considering an English major or creative writing certificate, we're here to help you realize your academic goals and achieve success in the completion of an A.A. degree or certificate, or in transfer to a four-year university.

Our course offerings

Fall 2020

Composition                                                                                           

English 100: Freshman Composition
English 100S: Enhanced Freshman Composition 
English 102: Introduction to Literature
English 103: Critical and Argumentative Writing
English 110: Critical Thinking Through Literature

Literature

English 222: Children's Literature
English 225: Mexican Literature in Translation
English 228: Shakespeare's Plays
English 230A: American Literature Survey
English 231: Literature and Film
English 234: Readings in Short Fiction
English 237: Asian American Literature
English 246A: British Literature Survey
English 248A: Masterpieces of World Literature

Creative Writing

English 240: Creative Writing
English 241: Screenwriting
English 244: Writing Short Fiction

Language

English 107: Vocabulary Building


Spring 2021

Composition

English 100: Freshman Composition
English 100S: Enhanced Freshman Composition 
English 102: Introduction to Literature
English 103: Critical and Argumentative Writing
English 110: Critical Thinking Through Literature

Literature

English 223: Chicano/a Literature
English 226: African American Literature
English 227: Modern and Contemporary Literature
English 230B: American Literature Survey
English 232: Readings in Poetry
English 235: Readings in the Drama
English 245: World Mythology as Literature
English 246B: British Literature Survey
English 248B: Masterpieces of World Literature                                                            

Creative Writing 

English 240: Creative Writing
English 242: Writing Poetry
English 250: Advanced Creative Writing Portfolio

Language      

English 106: Linguistics
English 50A: English Grammar 


Fall 2021

Composition 

English 100: Freshman Composition
English 100S: Enhanced Freshman Composition
English 102: Introduction to Literature
English 103: Critical and Argumentative Writing
English 110: Critical Thinking Through Literature

Literature

English 222: Children's Literature
English 225: Mexican Literature in Translation
English 228: Shakespeare's Plays
English 230A: American Literature Survey
English 233: Readings in the Novel
English 234: Readings in Short Fiction
English 236: Studies in Women's Literature
English 244: Native American Literature
English 246A: British Literature Survey
English 248A: Masterpieces of World Literature

Creative Writing

English 240: Creative Writing
English 241: Screenwriting
English 243: Playwriting

Language

English 107: Vocabulary Building


Spring 2022

Composition

English 100: Freshman Composition
English 100S: Enhanced Freshman Composition 
English 102: Introduction to Literature
English 103: Critical and Argumentative Writing
English 110: Critical Thinking Through Literature

Literature

English 223: Chicano/a Literature
English 226: African American Literature
English 227: Modern and Contemporary Literature
English 230B: American Literature Survey
English 232: Readings in Poetry
English 235: Readings in the Drama
English 239: Literature of India
English 245: World Mythology as Literature
English 246B: British Literature Survey
English 248B: Masterpieces of World Literature
English 249: LGBT Literature                                                           

Creative Writing 

English 240: Creative Writing
English 247: Writing Creative Nonfiction
English 250: Advanced Creative Writing Portfolio

Language   

English 106: Linguistics
English 50A: English Grammar  

Complete List of Course Offerings
 

Need help or have questions? Contact the English department chair:

Ja'net Danielo
Office: LA 232

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