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ENG104 (4 credits)
Introduction to Literature (Fiction)
Provides a survey of important works of fiction by writers from different cultures and time periods. Course is designed to foster thoughtful interpretation, analysis, and appreciation of fiction.  Prerequisite: WR115 or designated placement score.

ENG105 (4 credits)
Introduction to Literature (Drama)
Provides a survey of representative works of drama from different cultures and time periods. In addition to providing an introduction to important plays, playwrights, and historical movements in drama, the course explores the nature of the dramatic experience, with emphasis on understanding and appreciating live productions. Prerequisite: WR115 or designated placement score.

ENG106 (4 credits)
Introduction to Literature (Poetry)
Explores the artistic use of language and a world made larger through the vicarious experiences offered through poetic expression. Prerequisite: WR115 or designated placement score.

ENG107 (4 credits)
World Literature I
Surveys important works from the literature of early civilizations: Egyptian, Hebrew, Greek, Chinese, Indian, and Roman. Course is designed to foster thoughtful interpretation, analysis, and appreciation of literature. Fulfills cultural literacy requirement within the Associate of Arts Oregon Transfer degree. Prerequisite: WR115 or designated placement score.

ENG108 (4 credits)
World Literature II
Provides insights into the important works from India’s Classical Age, China’s 'Middle Period,' the rise of Islam, the Middle Ages in Western literature, the Golden Age of Japan, and the Renaissance in Europe. Fulfills cultural literacy requirement within the Associate of Arts Oregon Transfer degree. Prerequisite: WR115 or designated placement score.

ENG109 (4 credits)
World Literature III
Provides a survey of important works of literature representing the 17th century Ottoman Empire, the Enlightenment in Europe, Romanticism in Europe and America, popular art in pre-Modern Japan, 19th century realism, and twentieth century literature in a global context. Fulfills cultural literacy requirement within the Associate of Arts Oregon Transfer degree. Prerequisite: WR115 or designated placement score.

ENG199 (variable credits)
Special Studies: English
The course is offered in a number of formats: workshop, seminar, or independent study. Prerequisite: WR115 or designated placement score.

ENG201 (4 credits)
Shakespeare I
Introduces Shakespeare's plays with an emphasis on current theoretical approaches and performance history. The course will cover three to five plays from among Shakespeare’s comedies, romances, histories, and tragedies. Prerequisite: WR115 or designated placement score.

ENG202 (4 credits)
Shakespeare II
Introduces Shakespeare's plays with an emphasis on current theoretical approaches and performance history. The course will cover three to five plays from among Shakespeare’s comedies, romances, histories, and tragedies. Prerequisite: WR115 or designated placement score.

ENG204 (4 credits)
Survey of English Literature I
Provides a historical survey of important works from the literature of the British Isles, from the roots of Old English in the fifth century through the Early Modern period. The course is designed to foster thoughtful interpretation, analysis, and appreciation of literature. Prerequisite: WR115 or designated placement score.

ENG205 (4 credits)
Survey of English Literature II
Provides a historical survey of important works from the literature of the British Isles from the seventeenth century Restoration period through the Romantic period of the early nineteenth century. The course is designed to foster thoughtful interpretation, analysis and appreciation of literature.

ENG206 (4 credits)
Survey of English Literature III
Provides a historical survey of important works from the literature of the British Isles and nations it colonized from the Victorian period through the twentieth century. The course is designed to foster thoughtful interpretation, analysis, and appreciation of literature. Prerequisite: WR115 or designated placement score.

ENG253 (4 credits)
Survey of American Literature: Colonial
Provides a survey of literary works from the Colonial, Enlightenment, and Romantic periods, and includes such diverse forms as essays, journals, sermons, political documents, poetry and fiction. Prerequisite: WR115 or designated placement score.

ENG254 (4 credits)
Survey of American Literature: 19th Century
Provides a survey of American literature between the 1830s and the turn of the century, and includes such diverse forms as essays, journals, sermons, political documents, poetry and fiction. In many of the works, historical events such as slavery and the Civil War provide both background and subject matter for the artistic productions of the authors studied. Prerequisite: WR115 or designated placement score.

ENG255 (4 credits)
Survey of American Literature: 20th Century
Provides a survey of American literature between the early 1900s to the present. In many of the works, historical events such as World War I, the Great Depression, and World War II provide both background and subject matter for the artistic productions of the authors studied. Prerequisite: WR115 or designated placement score.

ENG257 (4 credits)
African American Literature
Introduces literature of Americans whose roots are in Africa. Emphasizes the period of post-Civil War through the Harlem Renaissance. Covers the birth of the African American canon, post-war novels, short stories, poems, autobiographies, and plays. Fulfills cultural literacy requirement within the Associate of Arts Oregon Transfer degree. Prerequisite: WR115 or designated placement score.

ENG260 (4 credits)
Introduction to Women Writers
Introduces literature by women and women-identified men. Emphasizes the Middle Ages period through the present. Covers "birth" of women’s literary canon, treatises, short stories, autobiographies, novels, poems and plays. Literary magazines may be read to introduce early feminist and womanist literary criticism. Focuses on oral and written texts representing interests, aspirations, and experiences of women. Fulfills cultural literacy requirement within the Associate of Arts Oregon Transfer degree. Prerequisite: WR115 or designated placement score.

ENG275 (4 credits)
The Bible as Literature
Studies the composition, stories, and themes of the Bible in order to deepen understanding of its meaning and influence. Prerequisite: WR115 or designated placement score.

ENG280 (variable credits)
CWE/English
Cooperative Work Experience is an educational program that enables students to receive academic credit for on-the-job, experiential learning based on skills acquired in their programs. Together, the instructor, employer, and student establish learning objectives that specify the significant and appropriate learning which is expected to result from the work experience. This course offers a career-related experience for students working for an approved employer. As a capstone course, it should be completed within the last two terms of a certificate or degree program. Prerequisites: Cooperative education is open to all students who have completed at least one-half of the required classes for their program of study, and have the recommendation of the department cooperative education advisor.