English (ENGL)

ENGL 510. Lit for Children/Adolescents. 3 Credits.

A study of the literature designed for and available to the pre-adult audience, from pre-school materials for reading preparation and reading aloud, through elementary school literature, to literature for the adolescent audience of the the middle school and secondary school levels. Includes poetry, fairy tales, myths, epics, fables, informational and nonfiction works, biographies, popular fiction, and fantasy literature. Because this class is taken at the 500 level, it is a graduate course and expectations for student performance are at an advanced level. Evaluation of course requirements is more rigorous than at the lower division section of this course.

ENGL 531. Literature by & about Nat Am. 3 Credits.

ENGL 540. English Language. 3 Credits.

This course is designed to provide students with an overview of linguistic systems, such as phonetics, phonemics and semantics, and an intensive study of the structure of American English. It also engages students with methods of employing these materials in their own classrooms. Because this class is taken at the 500 level, it is a graduate course and expectations for student performance are at an advanced level. Evaluation of course requirements is more rigorous than at the lower division section of this course.

ENGL 591. Special Topic. 1-12 Credits.

ENGL 599. Independent Study. 1-12 Credits.