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Course Guidelines (SACS)

The course information linked to on this page has been approved by the English Department faculty, the Arts and Sciences Executive Committee, the Undergraduate Academic Programs Committee (UAPC) or the Committee of Graduate Studies (COGS), and the Faculty Senate of the University of West Georgia. This information should be used by faculty as a guideline for teaching these approved courses.

Within the linked information, you will find the course description, learning outcomes, and program goals for each course. This is standard information, and the department requires it to be included on each course syllabus.  Specific required texts, assignments, and assessment procedures may vary depending on the instructor teaching the course.

Syllabi  for specific sections of any course are kept on file in the department office and posted online at each faculty member's homepage. All syllabi must conform to the approved department descriptions, learning outcomes, program goals, and policies listed here. Sample syllabi for some courses are provided below.

Click the name of the course to view the course guidelines.
ENGL 1101 (Composition I)
Related Link: First Year Writing
Sample Syllabus
ENGL 1102 (Composition II)
Related Link: First Year Writing
Sample Syllabus
ENGL 2000 (American Speech)
Sample Syllabus

ENGL 2050 (Self Staging: Oral Communication in Daily Life)
Sample Syllabus

ENGL 2060 (Intro to Creative Writing)
Sample Syllabus
ENGL 2110 (World Literature)
Sample Syllabus

ENGL 2120 (British Literature)
Sample Syllabus

ENGL 2130 (American Literature)
Sample Syllabus
ENGL 2180 (Studies in African-American Literature)
Sample Syllabus
ENGL 2190 (Studies in Literature by Women)
Sample Syllabus
ENGL 2300 (Practical Criticism: Research and Methodology)
Sample Syllabus
ENGL 3200 (Intermediate Creative Writing)
Sample Syllabus
ENGL 3300 (Studies in American Culture)
Cross-listed with HIST 3300
Sample Syllabus
ENGL 3350 (Introduction to SACs Africana Studies)
Sample Syllabus
ENGL 3400 (Pedagogy and Writing)
Sample Syllabus
ENGL 3405 (Professional and Technical Writing)
Sample Syllabus
ENGL 4106 (Studies in Genre)
Sample Syllabus
ENGL 4108 (Studies in the Novel)
Sample Syllabus
ENGL 4109 (Film as Literature)
Sample Syllabus
ENGL 4110 (Medieval Literature)
Sample Syllabus
ENGL 4115 (Renaissance Literature)
Sample Syllabus
ENGL 4120 (Seventeenth-Century British Literature)
Sample Syllabus
ENGL 4125 (Colonial and Early American Literature)
Sample Syllabus
ENGL 4130 (Eighteenth-Century British Literature)
Sample Syllabus
ENGL 4135 (British Romanticism)
Sample Syllabus
ENGL 4140 (American Romanticism)
Sample Syllabus
ENGL 4145 (Victorian Literature)
Sample Syllabus
ENGL 4150 (American Realism and Naturalism)
Sample Syllabus
ENGL 4155 (Twentieth-Century British Literature)
Sample Syllabus
ENGL 4160 (Twentieth-Century American Literature)
Sample Syllabus
ENGL 4165 (Contemporary British and American Literature)
Sample Syllabus
ENGL 4180 (Studies in Regional Literature)
Sample Syllabus
ENGL 4185 (Studies in Literature by Women)
Sample Syllabus
ENGL 4188 (Individual Authors)
Sample Syllabus
ENGL 4170 (African-American Literature)
Sample Syllabus
ENGL 4210 (Advanced Creative Writing)
Sample Syllabus
ENGL 4238 (Methods for Teaching Secondary English)
Sample Syllabus
ENGL 4286 (Teaching Internship)
Ssmple Syllabus
ENGL 4295 (Reading and Literature in Secondary English Classrooms)
Cross-listed with SEED 4295
Sample Syllabus
ENGL 4300 (Studies in the English Language)
Sample Syllabus
ENGL 4310 (Studies in Literary Theory)
Sample Syllabus
ENGL 4381 (Independent Study)
ENGL 4384 (Senior Seminar)
Related Link: Guidelines and Exit Interview Questions
Sample Syllabus
ENGL 4385 (Special Topics)
Sample Syllabus
ENGL 4386 (Internship)

ENGL 5106 (Studies in Genre)
Sample Syllabus
ENGL 5108 (Studies in the Novel)
Sample Syllabus
ENGL 5109 (Film as Literature)
Sample Syllabus
ENGL 5110 (Medieval Literature)
Sample Syllabus
ENGL 5115 (Renaissance Literature)
Sample Syllabus
ENGL 5120 (Seventeenth-Century British Literature)
Sample Syllabus
ENGL 5125 (Colonial and Early American Literature)
Sample Syllabus
ENGL 5130 (Eighteenth-Century British Literature)
Sample Syllabus
ENGL 5135 (British Romanticism)
Sample Syllabus
ENGL 5140 (American Romanticism)
Sample Syllabus
ENGL 5145 (Victorian Literature)
Sample Syllabus
ENGL 5150 (American Realism and Naturalism)
Sample Syllabus
ENGL 5155 (Twentieth-Century British Literature)
Sample Syllabus
ENGL 5160 (Twentieth-Century American Literature)
Sample Syllabus
ENGL 5165 (Contemporary British and American Literature)
Sample Syllabus
ENGL 5170 (African-American Literature)
Sample Syllabus
ENGL 5180 (Studies in Regional Literature)
Sample Syllabus
ENGL 5185 (Studies in Literature by Women)
Sample Syllabus
ENGL 5188 (Individual Authors)
Sample Syllabus
ENGL 5210 (Advanced Creative Writing)
Sample Syllabus
ENGL 5300 (Studies in the English Language)
Sample Syllabus
ENGL 5310 (Studies in Literary Theory)
Sample Syllabus
ENGL 5381 (Independent Study)
Sample Syllabus
ENGL 5385 (Special Topics)
Sample Syllabus
ENGL 5386 (Internship)
ENGL 6100 (Seminar in Genre)
Sample Syllabus
ENGL 6105 (Seminar in British Literature I)
Sample Syllabus
ENGL 6110 (Seminar in American Literature I)
Sample Syllabus
ENGL 6115 (Seminar in British Literature II)
Sample Syllabus
 ENGL 6120 (Seminar in American Literature II)
Sample Syllabus
ENGL 6300 (Seminar in Language and Rhetoric)
Sample Syllabus
ENGL 6305 (Seminar in Literary Criticism)
Sample Syllabus
ENGL 6385 (Seminar in Special Topics)
Sample Syllabus
  
ENGL 6399 (Thesis)
  

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