Western Kentucky University

Independent Learning

Independent Learning Courses

English

ENG 100 (A-I) Introduction to College Writing (3 hours) Web
Prerequisite: Minimum score of 18 on English section of ACT or successful completion of DENG 055.
Emphasizes writing for a variety of rhetorical situations with attention to voice, audience and purpose. Provides practice in development, organization, revision, and editing. Also introduces research skills.
16 lessons, 1 exam

ENG 200 (B-I) Introduction to Literature Web
Prerequisite: ENG 100. Introductory study of fiction, poetry, and drama demonstrating techniques by which artists reflect human experience. Substantial student writing about literature is required. 16 lessons and 1 exam

ENGL 200C (B-I) Introduction to Literature (3 hours) Web
University College Commonwealth School
Prerequisite: ENG 100
Introductory study of fiction, poetry, and drama demonstrating techniques by which literature reflects human experience. Substantial student writing about literature will be required.
22 lessons, 1 project, 1 exam

ENG 300 (A-I) Writing in the Disciplines (3 hours) Web
Prerequisites: ENG 100 and ENG 200 or equivalent
An interdisciplinary writing course to be taken in the junior year. Students will read and write about challenging texts from a number of fields. Each student will produce a substantial research project appropriate to his or her chosen field.
12 assignments, 4 projects, 1 exam

ENG 302 Language/Communication (3 hours) Web
Prerequisite: ENG 100. A course in English grammar and usage designed primarily for elementary education majors. Emphasis is given to sentence structure. Attention is also given to the nature of language, historical backgrounds, dialects, and standards of correctness.
16 lessons, 2 exams

ENG 390 American Masterpieces (3 hours) Web
Prerequisite: ENG 100
Provides for the familiarity with the better-known works of leading authors. May be counted toward a minor in writing but not toward English major or minor.
16 lessons, 2 exams

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