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ENGL 0203
ENGL AS SECOND LANG

A course in basic English grammar, composition, reading, aural comprehension, and oral communication designed to prepare speakers of English as a second language for the six hour, college level composition sequence. Note: The grade in this course will be computed in semester and cumulative grade point averages, but the course may not be used to satisfy general education requirements nor provide credit toward any degree. Students who are placed in ENGL 0203 must earn a grade of C or better in the course before enrolling in ENGL 1013. A student who makes a D or F in ENGL 0203 must repeat the course in each subsequent semester until he or she earns a grade of C or better.


ENGL 0303
FOUNDATIONAL COMP

A course in basic grammar and writing to prepare students for the required six hour composition sequence. Note: The grade in the course will be computed in semester and cumulative grade point averages, but the course may not be used to satisfy general education requirements nor provide credit toward any degree. A student who is placed in ENGL 0303 must earn a grade of C or better in the course before enrolling in ENGL 1013. A student who makes a D or F in ENGL 0303 must repeat the course in each subsequent semester until he or she earns a grade of C or better.


ENGL 1013
COMPOSITION I

ACTS-ENGL1013 Prerequisites: Score of 19 or above on English section of the Enhanced ACT, 460 or above on the quantitative portion of the SAT, 40 or above on the TSWE, 75 or above on the COMPASS writing section, or a grade of C or better in ENGL 0203 or 0303. A review of grammar, introduction to research methods, and practice in writing exposition using reading to provide ideas and patterns. Note: May not be taken for credit after successful completion of ENGL 1043.


ENGL 1023
COMPOSITION II

Prerequisites: Minimum grade of C in ENGL 1013 or 1043. A continuation of ENGL 1013 with readings in poetry, fiction, and drama. Note: May not be taken for credit after successful completion of ENGL 1053.


ENGL 1043
HONORS COMPOSITION I

Prerequisite: Admission to the Tech Honors Program or permission of the Honors Program Director. An honors course that concentrates on advanced reading and writing skills. Note: A grade of C or better must be earned in each of the two composition courses used to satisfy the general education requirement of English/ Communication.


ENGL 1053
HONORS COMPOSITION II

Prerequisite: Successful completion of ENGL 1013 or ENGL 1043 and admission to the Tech Honors Program or permission of the Honors Program Director. An honors writing course that includes the study of poetry, fiction, and drama. Note: A grade of C or better must be earned in each of the two composition courses used to satisfy the general education requirement of English/ Communication.


ENGL 2003
INTRO/WORLD LITERATURE

Prerequisite: ENGL 1013 or equivalent. An exploration of significant authors and themes in world literature. Note: ENGL 2003 may be used to fulfill the general education humanities requirements.


ENGL 2013
INTRO/AMERICAN LITERATUR

Prerequisite: ENGL 1013 or equivalent. An exploration of significant authors and themes in American literature. Note: ENGL 2013 may be used to fulfill the general education humanities requirement.


ENGL 2023
HONORS WORLD LITERATURE

Prerequisites: Successful completion of ENGL 1013 or 1043 and admission to the Tech Honors Program, or permission of the Honors Program Director. An honors course that explores significant authors and themes in world literature. Note: ENGL 2023 may be used to fulfill the general education humanities requirement.


ENGL 2043
INTRO/CREATIVE WRITING

Prerequisite: ENGL 1023 or equivalent Introduction to techniques of writing both fiction and poetry.


ENGL 2053
TECHNICAL WRITING

Prerequisite: ENGL 1023 or equivalent Practice in composing abstracts, instructions, visuals, proposals, questionnaires, letters, memos, and a variety of informal and formal reports.


ENGL 2063
ADV COMP:PRAC/THEORY

Prerequisite: ENGL 1023 or equivalent Practice with several types of expository writing. An introduction to research techniques and composition theory.


ENGL 2173
INTRO TO FILM

Cross-listed: Jour 2173 Prerequisite: ENGL 1013 or equivalent A study of film as an art form with particular attention given to genres, stylistic technique and film's relation to popular culture. Note: ENGL 2173 may be used to fulfill the General Education fine arts requirement. Note: ENGL 2173 may not be repeated for credit after the completion of JOUR 2173.


ENGL 2213
INTRODUCTION TO DRAMA

Prerequisite: ENGL 1013 or equivalent A study of drama as literature; a study of terminology and elements of drama and the reading of selected works, including both classic and contemporary.


ENGL 2223
INTRODUCTION TO POETRY

Prerequisite: ENGL 1013 or equivalent A study of basic form, terminology and specific works.


ENGL 2233
INTRODUCTION TO FICTION

Prerequisite: ENGL 1013 or equivalent A study of form, terminology, and specific works of fiction.


ENGL 2263
MYTHOLOGY

Prerequisite: ENGL 1013 or equivalent An introduction to the Western mythologies and a study of their influence on Western literature.


ENGL 2283
SCIENCE FICTION AND FANTASY

Prerequisite: ENGL 1013 or equivalent A survey course which covers classics of the science fiction and fantasy genres. Approach to the works is both historical and thematic.


ENGL 2881
PRAC/LIT JOUR PUBL

Prerequisite: ENGL 1013 or equivalent Students will work as staff members of NEBO: A Literary Journal. Note: May be repeated for a maximum of five semester hours. Cumulative hours in ENGL 2881 and ENGL 4881-4 may not exceed nine.


ENGL 3013
SYSTEMS OF GRAMMAR

Prerequisite: ENGL 1023 or equivalent Students are recommended to complete ENGL 3023 before enrolling in this course. A synthesis of the most useful elements of traditional, transformational, and structural grammar.


ENGL 3023
INTRO TO LINGUISTICS

Cross-listed: FR 3023, GER 3023, SPAN 3023, SPH 3023 Prerequisite: ENGL 1023 or equivalent A study of basic concepts in language, comparative characteristics of different languages, and the principles of linguistic investigation.


ENGL 3043
LITERARY EDITING/PUBLISHING

Prerequisite: ENGL 1023 A study of literary editing and publishing in print and online.


ENGL 3083
FICTION WORKSHOP

Prerequisite: ENGL 2043. Concentration in the writing and evaluation of fiction. Note: May be repeated once for credit as ENGL 3083.


ENGL 3093
POETRY WORKSHOP

Prerequisite: ENGL 2043 Concentration in the writing and evaluation of poetry. Note: May be repeated once for credit as ENGL 3093.


ENGL 3103
LITERARY THEORY

Prerequisite: ENGL 1023 or equivalent A study of contemporary critical approaches to literature.


ENGL 3173
STUDIES IN FILM

Prerequisite: ENGL 1023 or equivalent A focused study of selected films. Course content will vary. Note: May be repeated for credit as ENGL 3173 if course content differs.


ENGL 3203
MODERN NOVEL

Prerequisite: ENGL 1023 or equivalent Reading in representative novels written since 1900.


ENGL 3223
YOUNG ADULT LITERATURE

Prerequisite: ENGL 1023 or equivalent A survey of young adult literature.


ENGL 3243
EARLY NOVEL

Prerequisite: ENGL 1023 or equivalent Reading in representative novels written before 1900.


ENGL 3293
STUDIES/LITERATURE/LANG

Prerequisite: ENGL 1023 or equivalent A focused study of selected literary works or selected language topics. Course content will vary. Note: May be repeated for credit as ENGL 3293 if course content differs.


ENGL 3303
LITERATURE OF SOUTH

Prerequisite: ENGL 1023 or equivalent Reading in representative works by writers in the South since the Civil War.


ENGL 3313
AMERICAN LIT TO 1900

Prerequisite: ENGL 1023 or equivalent Readings in the works of colonial and nineteenth century American authors.


ENGL 3323
MODERN AMERICAN LIT

Prerequisite: ENGL 1023 or equivalent Readings in the works of twentieth century American authors.


ENGL 3413
BRITISH LIT TO 1800

Prerequisite: ENGL 1023 or equivalent Readings in the works of selected early British authors.


ENGL 3423
BRITISH LIT SINCE 1800

Prerequisite: ENGL 1023 or equivalent Readings in the works of nineteenth-and twentieth-century British authors.


ENGL 3453
CHAUCER

Prerequisite: ENGL 1023 or equivalent A study of representative works.


ENGL 3463
SHAKESPEARE

Prerequisite: ENGL 1023 or equivalent A study of selected comedies, histories, and tragedies.


ENGL 3513
METHODS OF RESEARCH

Prerequisite: ENGL 2063, equivalent, or consent. A study of techniques for research.


ENGL 4013
HISTORY/ENGL LANGUAGE

Prerequisite: ENGL 3023, equivalent, or consent. The development of English sounds, inflections and vocabulary.


ENGL 4023
SECOND LANG ACQUISITION

Prerequisite: ENGL 1023, equivalent, or permission of the instructor. An investigation and analysis of the theoretical foundations of learning a second language as a guide to the effective teaching of English to limited English proficiency (LEP) students.


ENGL 4053
SEMINAR/TECHNICAL COMM

Prerequisite: ENGL 2053 or consent. Course content will vary. Note: May be repeated for credit as ENGL 4053 if course content differs.


ENGL 4083
SEMINAR:ENGL LANGUAGE

Prerequisite: ENGL 1023 or equivalent Course content will vary. Note: May be repeated for credit as ENGL 4083 or ENGL 5083 if course content differs.


ENGL 4093
SEM/CREATIVE WRITING:

Prerequisite: ENGL 2043 Course content will vary. Note: May be repeated for credit as ENGL 4093 if course content varies.


ENGL 4173
SEMINAR IN FILM STUDIES

Prerequisite: ENGL 1023 or equivalent Course content will vary. Note: May be repeated for credit as ENGL 4173 or ENGL 5173 if course content differs.


ENGL 4213
AMERICAN FOLKLORE

Prerequisite: ENGL 1023 or equivalent A study of the forms and subjects of American folklore, folklore scholarship and bibliography; field work in collecting folklore. Note: May not be repeated for credit as ENGL 5213.


ENGL 4283
SEMINAR:WORLD LIT

Prerequisite: ENGL 1023 or equivalent Course content will vary. Note: May be repeated for credit as ENGL 4283 or ENGL 5283 if course content differs.


ENGL 4383
SEMINAR: AMERICAN LIT

Prerequisite: ENGL 1023 or equivalent Course content will vary. Note: May be repeated for credit as ENGL 4383 or ENGL 5383 if course content differs.


ENGL 4483
SEMINAR: BRITISH LIT

Prerequisite: ENGL 1023 or equivalent Course content will vary. Note: May be repeated for credit as ENGL 4483 or ENGL 5483 if course content differs.


ENGL 4683
SEM: GENDER STUDIES

Prerequisite: ENGL 1023 or equivalent Course content will vary. Note: May be repeated for credit as ENGL 4683 or ENGL 5683 if course content differs.


ENGL 4703
TCH ENGL SECOND LANG

Prerequisite: ENGL 1023, equivalent, or consent. An investigation and practice in teaching different levels of English grammar, oral communication, comprehension skills, reading, and composition to foreign students.


ENGL 4713
ESL ASSESSMENT

Prerequisite: ENGL 1023, equivalent, or consent. An introduction to the tools, techniques, and procedures for evaluating the English proficiency and language development of ESL students.


ENGL 4723
TEACH PEOPLE/CULTURES

Prerequisite: ENGL 1023, equivalent, or consent. An examination of cultural diversity in Arkansas and the United States, designed for prospective ESL teachers.


ENGL 4733
TCH/ENGL/SECONDARY/SCH

Prerequisite: Admission to Stage II of the teacher education program. To be taken within one year before student teaching. An introduction to methods and materials used to teach secondary English.


ENGL 4813
SR PROJ/CREATIVE WRITING

Prerequisites: Completion or concurrent enrollment in ENGL 3083 and ENGL 3093. Completion of a significant creative writing project approved by the instructor.


ENGL 4881
PRAC/EDIT LIT JOUR

Prerequisites: ENGL 3083, 3093, or consent. To select and edit writing for publication and to direct staff members in the production of NEBO: A Literary Journal. Candidates for editorial positions must apply to the English Department at the start of the spring semester. Note: May be repeated for a maximum of six semester hours. Cumulative hours in ENGL 2881 and ENGL 4881-4 may not exceed nine.


ENGL 4882
PRAC/EDIT LIT JOUR

Prerequisites: ENGL 3083, 3093, or consent. To select and edit writing for publication and to direct staff members in the production of NEBO: A Literary Journal. Candidates for editorial positions must apply to the English Department at the start of the spring semester. Note: May be repeated for a maximum of six semester hours. Cumulative hours in ENGL 2881 and ENGL 4881-4 may not exceed nine.


ENGL 4883
PRAC/EDIT LIT JOUR

Prerequisites: ENGL 3083, 3093, or consent. To select and edit writing for publication and to direct staff members in the production of NEBO: A Literary Journal. Candidates for editorial positions must apply to the English Department at the start of the spring semester. Note: May be repeated for a maximum of six semester hours. Cumulative hours in ENGL 2881 and ENGL 4881-4 may not exceed nine.


ENGL 4884
PRAC/EDIT LIT JOUR

Prerequisites: ENGL 3083, 3093, or consent. To select and edit writing for publication and to direct staff members in the production of NEBO: A Literary Journal. Candidates for editorial positions must apply to the English Department at the start of the spring semester. Note: May be repeated for a maximum of six semester hours. Cumulative hours in ENGL 2881 and ENGL 4881-4 may not exceed nine.


ENGL 4951
UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH

Offered: On demand Prerequisite: Departmental approval Advanced students carry out independent research activity relating to a significant problem in a major field of study. Supervised by faculty member. Formal report and presentation required. One to four credits depending on problem selected and effort made.


ENGL 4952
UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH

Offered: On demand Prerequisite: Departmental approval Advanced students carry out independent research activity relating to a significant problem in a major field of study. Supervised by faculty member. Formal report and presentation required. One to four credits depending on problem selected and effort made.


ENGL 4953
UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH

Offered: On demand Prerequisite: Departmental approval Advanced students carry out independent research activity relating to a significant problem in a major field of study. Supervised by faculty member. Formal report and presentation required. One to four credits depending on problem selected and effort made.


ENGL 4954
UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH

Offered: On demand Prerequisite: Departmental approval Advanced students carry out independent research activity relating to a significant problem in a major field of study. Supervised by faculty member. Formal report and presentation required. One to four credits depending on problem selected and effort made.


ENGL 4991
SPEC PROB/ENGL

Prerequisites: English major or minor and consent of instructor and department head. Course content and credit are designed to meet the needs of the student.


ENGL 4992
SPEC PROB/ENGL

Prerequisites: English major or minor and consent of instructor and department head. Course content and credit are designed to meet the needs of the student.


ENGL 4993
SPEC PROB/ENGL

Prerequisites: English major or minor and consent of instructor and department head. Course content and credit are designed to meet the needs of the student.


ENGL 4994
SPEC PROB/ENGL

Prerequisites: English major or minor and consent of instructor and department head. Course content and credit are designed to meet the needs of the student.


ENGL 5023
SECOND LANG ACQUISITION

An investigation and analysis of the theoretical foundation of learning a second language as a guide to the effective teaching of English to limited English proficiency (LEP) students. Note: May not be taken for credit after completion of ENGL 4023.


ENGL 5083
SEMINAR:ENGL LANGUAGE

Course content will vary. Note: May be taken for credit after completion of ENGL 4083 or ENGL 5083 if course content differs.


ENGL 5093
SEMINAR: CREATIVE WRIT

Opportunity for students to refine style and technique in a genre of creative writing. Note: May be repeated for credit after completion of ENGL 4093 or ENGL 5093 if course content varies.


ENGL 5173
SEMINAR IN FILM STUDIES

This course will examine debates within feminist film theory from structuralism and psychoanalysis in the 1970s to the post-colonial theory, queer theory and post-modernism in the 1990s. Analyses of specific films will focus on the cinematic representation of femininity and masculinity, gendered subjectivities within history and culture, and issues surrounding the cinematic apparatus and spectatorship.


ENGL 5213
AMERICAN FOLKLORE

A study of the forms and subjects of American folklore; folklore scholarship and bibliography; field work in collecting folklore. Note: May not be taken for credit after completion of ENGL 4213.


ENGL 5283
SEMINAR:WORLD LIT--

Course content will vary. Note: May be taken for credit after completion of ENGL 4283 or ENGL 5283 if course content differs.


ENGL 5383
SEMINAR:AMERICAN LIT--

Course content will vary. Note: May be taken for credit after completion of ENGL 4383 or ENGL 5383 if course content differs.


ENGL 5483
SEMINAR: BRITISH LIT

Course content will vary. Note: May be taken for credit after completion of ENGL 4483 or ENGL 5483 if course content differs.


ENGL 5683
SEM: GENDER STUDIES

Course content will vary. Note: May be taken for credit after completion of ENGL 4683 or ENGL 5683 if course content differs.


ENGL 5703
TCH ENGL SECOND LANG

An investigation and practice in teaching different levels of English grammar, oral communication, comprehension skills, reading, and composition to foreign students. Note: May not be taken for credit after completion of ENGL 4703.


ENGL 5713
ESL ASSESSMENT

An introduction to the tools, techniques, and procedures for evaluating the English proficiency and language development of ESL students. Note: May not be taken for credit after completion of ENGL 4713.


ENGL 5723
TEACH PEOPLE/CULTURES

An examination of cultural diversity in Arkansas and the United States, designed for prospective ESL teachers. Note: May not be taken for credit after completion of ENGL 4723.


ENGL 6003
INTRO GRAD ENGL STUDY

An exploration of the ideas, methods and resources appropriate to the study of English language and literature. Note: May not be taken for credit after completion of LA 6013.


ENGL 6013
STRUCTURE/ENGLISH LANG

A study of the grammatical system of English through three different approaches: traditional, structural, and transformational-generative.


ENGL 6023
COMPOSITION THEORY/PRACT

A study of composition theory, practice, and pedagogy.


ENGL 6033
RHETORIC

A study of the history, theory, and application of rhetoric.


ENGL 6083
SEMINAR IN LINGUISTICS:

Course content will vary. Note: May be taken for credit after ENGL 6083 if course content varies.


ENGL 6213
TOPICS IN LITERATURE

Examination of various topics through the intensive study of selected literature. Note: May be repeated for credit if course content varies.


ENGL 6283
LITERATURE/SOCIETY

A contextual study of selected works designed to explore the ways in which literature reflects and shapes society. Note: May be repeated if course contents varies.


ENGL 6813
DIRECTED READINGS

A study of literary works selected from the M.A. in English Examination Reading List.


ENGL 6881
WORKSHOP

Prerequisite: Permission of instructor The workshop will require the equivalency of fifteen clock hours of instruction per credit hour.


ENGL 6882
WORKSHOP

Prerequisite: Permission of instructor The workshop will require the equivalency of fifteen clock hours of instruction per credit hour.


ENGL 6883
WORKSHOP

Prerequisite: Permission of instructor The workshop will require the equivalency of fifteen clock hours of instruction per credit hour.


ENGL 6884
WORKSHOP

Prerequisite: Permission of instructor The workshop will require the equivalency of fifteen clock hours of instruction per credit hour.


ENGL 6885
WORKSHOP

Prerequisite: Permission of instructor The workshop will require the equivalency of fifteen clock hours of instruction per credit hour.


ENGL 6886
WORKSHOP

Prerequisite: Permission of instructor The workshop will require the equivalency of fifteen clock hours of instruction per credit hour.


ENGL 6891
INDEPENDENT STUDY

Open to graduate students who wish to pursue individual study or investigation of some facet of knowledge which complements the purpose of the University's graduate program. Students will be required to plan their studies and prepare formal written reports of their findings. Note: The selected topic may not constitute any duplication of study leading to the accomplishment of a thesis.


ENGL 6892
INDEPENDENT STUDY

Open to graduate students who wish to pursue individual study or investigation of some facet of knowledge which complements the purpose of the University's graduate program. Students will be required to plan their studies and prepare formal written reports of their findings. Note: The selected topic may not constitute any duplication of study leading to the accomplishment of a thesis.


ENGL 6893
INDEPENDENT STUDY

Open to graduate students who wish to pursue individual study or investigation of some facet of knowledge which complements the purpose of the University's graduate program. Students will be required to plan their studies and prepare formal written reports of their findings. Note: The selected topic may not constitute any duplication of study leading to the accomplishment of a thesis.


ENGL 6894
INDEPENDENT STUDY

Open to graduate students who wish to pursue individual study or investigation of some facet of knowledge which complements the purpose of the University's graduate program. Students will be required to plan their studies and prepare formal written reports of their findings. Note: The selected topic may not constitute any duplication of study leading to the accomplishment of a thesis.


ENGL 6991
THESIS RESEARCH

Prerequisite: Approval of a thesis plan by the Head of the Department of English and the Dean of Graduate Studies. Directed Research on a thesis topic selected by the student in consultation with a supervising professor.


ENGL 6992
THESIS RESEARCH

Prerequisite: Approval of a thesis plan by the Head of the Department of English and the Dean of Graduate Studies. Directed Research on a thesis topic selected by the student in consultation with a supervising professor.


ENGL 6993
THESIS RESEARCH

Prerequisite: Approval of a thesis plan by the Head of the Department of English and the Dean of Graduate Studies. Directed Research on a thesis topic selected by the student in consultation with a supervising professor.


ENGL 6994
THESIS RESEARCH

Prerequisite: Approval of a thesis plan by the Head of the Department of English and the Dean of Graduate Studies. Directed Research on a thesis topic selected by the student in consultation with a supervising professor.


ENGL 6995
THESIS RESEARCH

Prerequisite: Approval of a thesis plan by the Head of the Department of English and the Dean of Graduate Studies. Directed Research on a thesis topic selected by the student in consultation with a supervising professor.


ENGL 6996
THESIS RESEARCH

Prerequisite: Approval of a thesis plan by the Head of the Department of English and the Dean of Graduate Studies. Directed Research on a thesis topic selected by the student in consultation with a supervising professor.


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