Nov 18, 2019  
2016-2017 Catalog 
2016-2017 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Course Descriptions

Course descriptions are presented alphabetically by subject or discipline.

The semester hours of credit to be earned for each course is indicated by the number to the right of the course title.

On the basis of application data and Basic Skills Assessment, the College may require students to take certain courses numbered 010-099 in order to better prepare for college-level work.

Courses can be offered only if there is sufficient enrollment and if funds and staff are available. The College reserves the right to cancel courses with insufficient registration and to make necessary changes in the schedule of courses. Some courses may be offered alternate years only.

Elective Choices in Program Requirements

Business Administration: Accounting, business, computer science, economics and office administrative careers

Humanities: Art, communications, English, foreign languages, humanities, music, sign language, philosophy, and theater.

Interdisciplinary Studies


Science: Biology, chemistry, geology, physics, and science

Social Science: Courses from anthropology, economics, education, history, political science, psychology, interdisciplinary, and sociology



   •  ENG* 093 Introduction to College Reading & Writing
   •  ENG* 096 Introduction to College Composition
   •  ENG* 101 Composition
   •  ENG* 101S Composition with Embedded Support
   •  ENG* 102 Literature & Composition
   •  ENG* 110 Introduction to Literature
   •  ENG* 114 Children’s Literature
   •  ENG* 145 Western Literature
   •  ENG* 198 Special Topics: Composition Plus
   •  ENG* 202 Technical Writing
   •  ENG* 212 Crime and Detective Fiction
   •  ENG* 214 Drama
   •  ENG* 220 Studies in American Literature
   •  ENG* 223 Contemporary American Literature
   •  ENG* 225 19th Century American Literature
   •  ENG* 255 Black Literature Worldwide
   •  ENG* 262 Women in Literature
   •  ENG* 275 Biblical and Classical Literature
   •  ENG* 281 Creative Writing
   •  ENG* 282 Creative Writing: Poetry
   •  ENG* 283 Creative Writing Fiction