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ENGL 021 Fundamental English 1

Effective date: September 2009

This course focuses on learning sound and letter patterns; developing sight, functional and personal reading vocabulary; reading stories with common sight words; and developing simple sentence writing skills. Students explore lifelong learning strategies such as goal setting, time management practices, and working with help and independently.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
0
Format
6 lecture hours and 4 lab hours per week
Related programs
English
Tuition
$849 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

All of:

  • Assessment
  • An information interview with instructor or chair

ENGL 022 Fundamental English 2

Effective date: September 2009

This course focuses on expanding vocabulary and developing reading fluency; building context and phonic skills; giving oral opinions and writing sentence answers about reading; brainstorming to generate writing ideas; performing basic word processing skills. Students explore lifelong learning strategies such as goal setting, time management practices, and working with help and independently.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
0
Format
6 lecture hours and 4 lab hours per week
Related programs
English
Tuition
$849 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

One of:

  • COM in ENGL 021
  • Assessment and an information interview with instructor or department chair

ENGL 023 Fundamental English 3

Effective date: September 2009

This course focuses on developing reading strategies: preview, survey, pre-read; use context clues and self-question to clarify meaning; employ critical thinking skills to distinguish fact from opinion; summarize short passages. Students begin to create paragraphs, use varying verb tense and word forms. Students explore lifelong learning practices: goal setting, time management and word processing.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
0
Format
6 lecture hours and 4 lab hours per week
Related programs
English
Tuition
$849 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

One of:

  • COM in ENGL 022
  • Assessment and an information interview with instructor or department chair

ENGL 024 Fundamental English 4

Effective date: September 2009

This course focuses on refining reading strategies: differentiate literal and inferential meanings; apply critical thinking skills to analyze characters and identify facts and opinions. Students generate and organize ideas to write narrative and descriptive paragraphs with correct use of modifiers and verb forms. Students explore lifelong learning practices: goal setting, time management, word processing.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
0
Format
6 lecture hours and 4 lab hours per week
Related programs
English
Tuition
$849 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

One of:

  • COM in ENGL 023
  • Assessment and an information interview with instructor or department chair

ENGL 025 Fundamental English 5

Effective date: September 2009

This course focuses on expanding reading strategies and fluency with longer text. Students explore character development and begin to draw inferences and conclusions. Students write descriptive, narrative and expository paragraphs with simple, compound and complex sentences. Students explore lifelong learning practices: test taking, time management, Internet searching and word processing.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
0
Format
6 lecture hours and 4 lab hours per week
Related programs
English
Tuition
$849 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

One of:

  • COM in ENGL 024
  • Assessment and an information interview with instructor or department chair

ENGL 033 Fundamental English 6

Effective date: September 2008

This course focuses on the basic rules of writing sentences and paragraphs. Attention is also paid to developing reading comprehension and vocabulary and to fostering interest in reading.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
0
Format
6 lecture hours and 4 lab hours per week
Related programs
English
Tuition
$849 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

One of:

ENGL 050 Intermediate English

Effective date: May 2015

The Intermediate English course concentrates on the development of critical thinking, reading, formal writing skills, and introductory literature analysis. Students will practice organizing, writing, and revising paragraphs, essays, and business documents. Reading assignments help develop grammar, punctuation, and composition skills while improving reading, reading comprehension, vocabulary, and study skills.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
0
Format
6 seminar hours and 4 lab hours per week
Related programs
English
Tuition
$849 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

One of:

ENGL 057 Intermediate English/Professional Cook

Effective date: September 2009

Adult learners will develop communication skills required for entry to the Professional Cook Foundation program. Writing skills and reading skills will be developed and improved.

Note: This course cannot be used as a prerequisite for ENGL 092.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
0
Format
6 lecture hours and 4 lab hours per week
Related programs
English
Tuition
$849 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

One of:

ENGL 058 Intermediate English/Trades

Effective date:

Adult learners will develop communication skills required for entry into Carpentry, Horticulture, Automotive Mechanic, Heavy Duty Mechanic, Plumbing, Gas-Fitting, Sheet Metal, Aircraft Sheet Metal and Welding Trades programs. Writing skills and reading skills will be developed and improved.

Note: This course cannot be used as a prerequisite for ENGL 092.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
0
Format
6 lecture hours and 4 lab hours per week
Related programs
English
Tuition
$849 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

One of:

ENGL 059 Intermediate English/HCA

Effective date: September 2009

Adult learners will develop communication skills required for entry to the Health Care Assistant program. Writing skills and reading skills will be developed and improved.

Note: This course cannot be used as a prerequisite for ENGL 092.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
0
Format
6 lecture hours and 4 lab hours per week
Related programs
English
Tuition
$849 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

One of:

ENGL 091 Indigenous Provincial English Composition & Literature 1

Effective Date: September 2016

Students in this course will build a well‐organized and fluent voice for expressing personal experiences, opinions, and thoughts, to others. Students will also read, listen to, and reference the work of Indigenous, Canadian and International authors appropriately while developing academic writing skills in a supportive and culturally appropriate atmosphere. They will build English communication and critical thinking skills to prepare for future academic study or careers while strengthening their Indigenous self‐concept. Students will examine the cultural and linguistic richness of Indigenous and non‐indigenous authors of both fiction and non‐fiction prose, as well as orature.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours and 2 lab hours per week
Related programs
English
Tuition
$424.50 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

One of:

Camosun offers English assessment testing to determine current level of skill.

ENGL 092 Provincial English Composition

Effective Date: September 2015

This course provides practice and instruction in critical reading and in the planning, writing, and revising of paragraphs and essays, and prepares the student for college writing.

Note: ENGL 092 combined with ENGL 094 is equivalent to Provincial English 12. Students with a C+ or higher in English 12 should enrol in ENGL 151.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours and 2 lab hours per week
Related programs
English
Tuition
$424.50 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

One of:

Camosun offers English assessment testing to determine current level of skill.

ENGL 093 Indigenous Provincial English Composition & Literature 2

Effective Date: September 2016

This course continues the exploration of literature, orature, and non-fiction prose by Indigenous, Canadian, and international authors that began in ENGL 091 while preparing students to meet the rigorous reading, writing, and critical thinking expectations of college-level courses.

Students will incorporate the voices of others into their work and communicate clearly to others. Students will read for content and inference, select and cite appropriate source material for assignments, develop a clear logical argument, and use standard academic writing formats. They will use literary terms effectively, and analyze works in various literary and oratory genres.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours and 2 lab hours per week
Related programs
English
Tuition
$424.50 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

ENGL 094 Provincial English Literature

Effective date: September 2015

This course provides instruction and practice in reading, discussing, evaluating, and writing about short stories, novels, poetry and drama. Studying these genres introduces the student to basic literary terms and concepts.

Note: ENGL 094 combined with ENGL 092 is equivalent to Provincial English 12.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours and 2 lab hours per week
Related programs
English
Tuition
$424.50 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Pre/Corequisites

ENGL 096 Provincial Indigenous Literature

Effective date: January 2009

This course provides instruction and practice in interpreting, discussing, and writing about orature, fiction, poetry, and drama by Indigenous authors. Studying these genres introduces the student to Indigenous perspectives as well as to basic literary terms and concepts.

Note: ENGL 096 combined with ENGL 092 is equivalent to Provincial English 12.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours and 2 lab hours per week
Related programs
English
Tuition
$424.50 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Pre/Corequisites

ENGL 103 Preparatory Academic Writing

Effective date: September 2011

This course prepares students for the demands of academic writing courses through reading, writing and research. It includes instruction and practice in critical writing, reading and thinking; planning, writing, and revision of paragraphs/essays; and clarity and coherency of written ideas. Students will learn correct grammatical usage and informational/media literacy skills.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours per week
Related programs
English
Tuition
$277.20 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

One of:

Camosun offers English assessment testing to determine current level of skill.

ENGL 104 Preparatory English Literature

Effective date: September 2017

This course provides instruction and practice in critical reading, writing and thinking, literary interpretation and divergent expression, and discussion and evaluation of a wide variety of literary texts. Students will read short stories, creative non-fiction, novels, drama and poetry, and will learn and apply basic literary terms/concepts in literary analysis.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours per week
Related programs
English
Tuition
$277.20 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Pre/Corequisites

One of:

Camosun offers English assessment testing to determine current level of skill.

ENGL 130 Preparatory Technical Writing

Effective Date: January 2016

This access course is for all technologies. It focuses on basic writing for the engineering workplace, document enhancement, and critical reading strategies. Students will practice writing and editing short documents to improve grammar skills and increase familiarity with standard technical writing formats. They will also use word-processing techniques to improve document readability and appeal. Reading comprehension will be developed through analysis of a variety of documents.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
2 lecture hours and 1 lab hour per week
Related programs
Civil Engineering Technology Access; Computer and Engineering Technician Access; Electronics and Computer Engineering Technology Access; English; Mechanical Engineering Technology Access
Tuition
$277.20 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

One of:

Camosun offers English assessment testing to determine current level of skill.

ENGL 142 Academic/Professional English

Effective date: January 2013

This course prepares students to write high-quality documents, including summaries, correspondence, reports, and essays, and to prepare presentations for professional and academic purposes. Students gain reading, writing, listening, and presentation skills essential to workplace success and occupational situations, plus develop skills essential for reading, writing, informational literacy, as well as critical analysis of texts. Students practice a process-based approach to writing documents, including research, documentation, and editing. They learn how to communicate sensitively with a variety of audiences, and gain experience working as a team.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours and 1 lab hour per week
Related programs
English
Tuition
$369.60 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

One of:

Camosun offers English assessment testing to determine current level of skill.

ENGL 151 Academic Writing Strategies

Effective Date: January 2017

This course provides core critical thinking, reading, research and writing skills transferable to academic disciplines. Students practice various forms of academic writing, including summary, critical analysis, and written research. Analysis of textual rhetoric, discourse, and style, along with academic essay-writing, develops self-awareness of methods of inquiry, critique, and reflection.

Check transferability with the BC Transfer Guide • Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours per week
Related programs
Engineering Transfer; English
Tuition
$388.80 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

One of:

Camosun offers English assessment testing to determine current level of skill.

ENGL 161 Literary Genres

Effective Date: January 2017

This course introduces the study of literature in English with a focus on genres: short fiction, novel, poetry, drama. Reading, writing, oral and interpretive skills necessary for analyzing literature are emphasized, including close reading, literary criticism, and terminology. Academic reading and essay writing skills, transferable to any discipline, are practiced.

Check transferability with the BC Transfer Guide • Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours per week
Related programs
English
Tuition
$388.80 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

One of:

Camosun offers English assessment testing to determine current level of skill.

ENGL 163 Introduction to Literary Traditions

Effective Date: January 2017

Students will read influential texts and authors that have shaped English literary traditions and continue to influence contemporary writing and broader cultural issues. Works will be studied from a variety of genres, media and periods, from the earliest literature to modern-day texts, and students will explore the relationship between literature and historical, socio-cultural, economic and/or political contexts. Critical thinking, academic reading and essay writing skills, transferable to any discipline, are developed. Works studied will vary with the instructor.

Check transferability with the BC Transfer Guide • Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours per week
Related programs
English
Tuition
$388.80 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

One of:

Camosun offers English assessment testing to determine current level of skill.

ENGL 164 Indigenous Literature

Effective Date: January 2017

This course examines both the oral and literary traditions of Aboriginal people. Students begin to study and analyze Indigenous literature from North America. They read and discuss a novel, short stories, poems, and plays by Aboriginal writers and write about these works in journals, essays, and tests.

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Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours per week
Related programs
English
Tuition
$277.20 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

One of:

Camosun offers English assessment testing to determine current level of skill.

ENGL 170 Technical Writing

Effective Date: January 2017

This course focuses on writing for the workplace including writing formats, structure, style, and document design with a comprehensive review of grammar, punctuation and usage. Students will write workplace correspondence, short reports, instructions, and job-search formats in a clear, concise, purposeful, unambiguous, and grammatically correct way.

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Credits
3
Format
2 lecture hours and 1 lab hour per week
Related programs
Civil Engineering Technology; Electronics and Computer Engineering Technology - Renewable Energy; English; Information and Computer Systems; Mechanical Engineering Technology
Tuition
$277.20 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

One of:

Camosun offers English assessment testing to determine current level of skill.

ENGL 175 Professional Writing for Community Services

Effective Date: January 2017

This course introduces students to writing, reading and research skills required for effective professional writing tasks in community services, based on a variety of daily workplace situations. These skills develop critical reading, writing, analysis; use of correct document design/integrity, formatting, documentation; characteristics of objective writing and reporting; and professional communications.

Note: Students may not use credit for ENGL 170 and 175 toward the same credential.

Check transferability with the BC Transfer Guide • Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
2 lecture hours and 1 lab hour per week
Related programs
English
Tuition
$334.80 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

One of:

Camosun offers English assessment testing to determine current level of skill.

ENGL 180 Technical and Professional Communication for Civil Technologists

Effective Date: May 2015 | Cancellation date: August 2019

This course provides individual and group communication support for Civil Engineering Technology students completing a term project. Written assignments include a formal technical report with supporting documents. Additionally, students will produce professional brochures and deliver professional presentations.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
2
Format
1 lecture hour and 1 seminar hour per week
Related programs
English
Tuition
$147.84 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

ENGL 221 Film and Literature

Effective Date: January 2016

This course examines film adaptations of literary works; the focus may be on a single author, a genre, or a variety of works. Students develop skills in the critical analysis of film and literature, and in the complex interplay between the two media. Direct involvement with screening films is included.

Check transferability with the BC Transfer Guide • Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours per week
Related programs
English
Tuition
$334.80 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

Two of:

ENGL 224 American Literature

Effective Date: January 2016

Students read and respond to literature of the United States from the eighteenth century to the present. Through class discussion and critical responses, students explore both cultural and political issues in major works of American literature. These include, but are not limited to, race, globalization, nationalism, democracy, regionalism, and independence.

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Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours per week
Related programs
English
Tuition
$277.20 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

Two of:

ENGL 250 Advanced Composition

Effective Date: September 2015

This course offers practice in writing a variety of prose forms. Stress is placed on developing the student's ability to order and structure material into its most effective form. Individual assignments will be written weekly over the semester and range from 500 to 2,000 words (course total of 5,000-5,500 words).

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Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours per week
Related programs
English
Tuition
$277.20 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

One of:

And one of:

  • C in BUS 130
  • C in one other 100-level ENGL course
  • C in one other 100-level CRWR course

Effective Date: May 2018

This course builds upon the critical writing and reading skills acquired in first-year English courses and is especially relevant to students in humanities, social sciences, and business. Students will read and practice writing a variety of nonfiction forms for specific audiences, such as researched essays, opinion pieces, analytical reviews, cultural commentary, and descriptive and narrative writing, including personal essays and memoir. Students will also learn to revise and edit their work for maximum effect. Topics covered are relevant to multiple disciplines/professions, and readings will explore a variety of cultural perspectives.

Check transferability with the BC Transfer Guide • Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours per week
Related programs
English
Tuition
$277.20 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

One of:

ENGL 251 Advanced Communication

Effective Date: September 2015

This course builds upon the critical writing and reading skills acquired in first-year English courses by students practicing advanced research skills, literature reviews, executive summaries, formal report writing, oral reporting, and various technical and/or professional writing document styles. Topics include issues of current regional and global concern to multiple disciplines/professions.

Check transferability with the BC Transfer Guide • Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours per week
Related programs
Engineering Transfer; English
Tuition
$277.20 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

One of:

Effective Date: May 2018

This course builds upon the critical writing and reading skills acquired in first-year English courses and is especially relevant to students in sciences and technologies. Students will practice advanced research skills, literature reviews, executive summaries, formal report writing, oral reporting, and various technical and/or professional writing document styles. Students will also learn to revise and edit their work for maximum effect. Topics covered are relevant to multiple disciplines/professions and readings will explore a variety of cultural perspectives.

Check transferability with the BC Transfer Guide • Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours per week
Related programs
Engineering Transfer; English
Tuition
$277.20 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

One of:

ENGL 262 Women's Literature

Effective Date: January 2016

Students analyze works from a variety of genres and periods by women of various nationalities and ethnicities. Attention is paid to recurring themes, socio-historical context and feminist theories. Students participate in class discussions, compose critical essays and write a final exam. Assignments range from 500-1,500 words (course total 3,000-5,000 words).

Check transferability with the BC Transfer Guide • Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours per week
Related programs
English
Tuition
$277.20 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

Two of:

ENGL 266 Literature for Children & Youth

Effective Date: January 2016

Students are introduced to literature written for children and youth through a historical survey of classical and contemporary works in a variety of genres and cultures, including poems, fiction, plays, novels and novel series. This survey includes various styles of children's/youth literature (e.g., nursery rhymes, folktales, picture books, fairy tales, adventure, chapter books, graphic novels), as well as specific socio-historical aspects and literary techniques, including developmental reading, literary use of language, evolution of narrative, visual storytelling, and use of morality. Critical skills of academic reading, analysis and writing, and literary theory associated with children/youth literature, will be emphasized.

Check transferability with the BC Transfer Guide • Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours per week
Related programs
English
Tuition
$388.80 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

Two of:

ENGL 270 Canadian Literature

Effective Date: January 2016

Students investigate Canadian literature from the late nineteenth century to the present. Short stories, poetry, drama, essays and novels are presented in many contexts, including historical and geographical. Critical essays and a final examination are required. Critical essays and a final examination are required. Assignments total approximately 5,000 words and range from 500 to 2,500 words.

Check transferability with the BC Transfer Guide • Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours per week
Related programs
English
Tuition
$277.20 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

Two of:

ENGL 273 Technical Communication

Effective Date: September 2016

This course provides individual and group communication support for students completing their capstone design-project course. Written assignments include a formal technical report with supporting documents. Additionally students will produce a user manual and a professional brochure. Presentation assignments include short progress reports, longer presentations, and a professional trade-show display.

Check transferability with the BC Transfer Guide • Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
1.5 lecture hour and 1.5 seminar hour per week
Related programs
Civil Engineering Technology; Electronics and Computer Engineering Technology - Renewable Energy; English; Information and Computer Systems; Mechanical Engineering Technology
Tuition
$147.84 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

Corequisites

One of:

Effective Date: January 2018

Students will receive individual and group communication support towards completion of their Capstone design-project technology course. Written assignments include a formal technical report supported by program-specific documents. Additionally students will produce a professional quality marketing publication. Presentation assignments include program-specific short progress reports, and longer professional presentations.

Check transferability with the BC Transfer Guide • Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
1.5 lecture hours and 1.5 seminar hours per week
Related programs
Civil Engineering Technology; Electronics and Computer Engineering Technology - Renewable Energy; English; Information and Computer Systems; Mechanical Engineering Technology
Tuition
$147.84 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

Corequisites

One of:

ENGL 280 English Literature to 1700

Effective Date: September 2017

Students will read, discuss and write about literature in English from its beginnings to the eighteenth century, including Medieval and Renaissance works. Students will explore how the changing social, political, religious, and linguistic landscape influenced writers who told tales of social upheaval, civil war, plague, royalty, and mythical creatures.

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Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours per week
Related programs
English
Tuition
$277.20 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

Two of:

ENGL 282 English Literature 1700-1900

Effective Date: September 2017

Students will read, discuss and write about literature of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, including the Romantic and Victorian periods. Students will explore how concepts of empire, colonialism, class, and gender shaped the culture and the literature of the era.

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Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours per week
Related programs
English
Tuition
$277.20 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

Two of:

ENGL 286 Literature 1900 to Present

Effective Date: January 2016

By studying major authors, students investigate trends in 20th and 21st century literature, a time of artistic upheaval and change. Through exposure to a wide variety of genres and themes, students explore the increased internationalization of literary movements such as modernism, postmodernism and post-colonialism. Critical essays and a final exam are required. Assignments total approximately 5,000 words, and range from 500 to 2,500 words.

Check transferability with the BC Transfer Guide • Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours per week
Related programs
English
Tuition
$277.20 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

Two of:

ENGL 288 Literature and Popular Culture

Effective Date: January 2016

This course introduces theories about pop-culture texts, their makers, receivers, and cultural interconnections. Students will interpret and write about texts from popular culture sources, e.g. graphic novels, lyrics, performance, orature, cyber media. In addition, they will analyze genres in relation to cultural representations of identity, subculture, and literary expression.

Check transferability with the BC Transfer Guide • Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours per week
Related programs
English
Tuition
$277.20 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

Two of:

ENGL 290 Special Topics in Literature

Effective Date: January 2016

Each term students focus on one particular period, genre, topic, author or other aspects of literature or culture through reading selected works or viewing media such as film. Critical essays and a final exam are required. Assignments total approximately 5,000 words, and range from 500 to 2,500 words.

Check transferability with the BC Transfer Guide • Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours per week
Related programs
English
Tuition
$277.20 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

Two of:

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