English (ENG)

ENG 114 - Scientific Writing

Course Description

Effective: 2013-01-01

Develops rhetorical expertise in the conventions of scientific argumentation and writing through reading scientific literature and composing scientific writings. Introduces plain style and common genres of scientific writing. Develops the ability to communicate scientific knowledge to diverse audiences. Guides the student in achieving typical voice, tone, style, audience, and content in formatting, editing, and graphics.
Lecture 3 hours. Total 3 hours per week.
3 credits

General Course Purpose

The purpose of this course is to prepare the student to write for the professional sciences.

Course Prerequisites/Corequisites

Prerequisites: ENG 111 or its equivalent

Course Objectives

Major Topics to be Included

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ENG 250 - Children's Literature

Course Description

Effective: 2012-08-15

Surveys the history, development and genres of children's literature, focusing on analysis of texts for literary qualities and in terms of audience.
Credit Hours: 3: Lecture Hours: 3: Lab Hours: 0: Total Contact Hours: 3
3 credits

General Course Purpose

Provides students with a historically- and culturally-based understanding of all genres of children?s literature, placed within one or more theoretical frameworks, through critical reading and writing.

Course Prerequisites/Corequisites

Prerequisite(s): ENG 112 or 125 (or divisional approval).

Course Objectives

Major Topics to be Included

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ENG 257 - Mythological Literature

Course Description

Effective: 2015-05-01

Studies a variety of mythological works of literature, along with an examination of the allegorical and metaphorical themes within each work, and an understanding of figurative language, symbology and mythical allusions.
Lecture 3 hours per week.
3 credits

General Course Purpose

This course provides the student with specific knowledge about a variety of mythological works of literature, along with an examination of the allegorical and metaphorical themes within each work, and an understanding of figurative language, symbology and mythical allusions.

Course Prerequisites/Corequisites

Prerequisites: ENG 112 or divisional approval

Course Objectives

Major Topics to be Included

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