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English CC
ENGL 1 Critical Reading & Composition 4.00 Units
This is an introductory course offering integrated instruction in reading, critical thinking, and expository and argumentative writing, intended to develop the ability to read and write complex, college-level prose. Examination of ideas in relation to individuals' world view and contexts from which these ideas arise. Some research required. Prerequisite: Eligibility for college-level composition as determined by multiple measures or other appropriate method or ENGL 102
College: Chabot College
Division: Language Arts
 
ENGL 4A Critical Think/Write Lit 4.00 Units
Develops critical thinking, reading, writing and research skills through analysis of fiction (short stories and novel), poetry, and drama by diverse writers. Prerequisite: ENGL 1 (completed with a grade of "C" or higher) or ENGL 1A (completed with a grade of "C" or higher)
College: Chabot College
Division: Language Arts
 
ENGL 7A Critical Think/Write Across 4.00 Units
Develops critical thinking, reading, writing, and research skills as they apply to the analysis of primary and secondary non-fiction books, articles, and essays from a range of academic and cultural contexts. Prerequisite: ENGL 1 (completed with a grade of "C" or higher) or ENGL 1A (completed with a grade of "C" or higher)
College: Chabot College
Division: Language Arts
 
ENGL 11A Intro to Creative Writing 3.00 Units
This is an introductory course offering practice in the elements of creative writing, including narrative, verse, and dialogue, using materials drawn from individual's own work and selected texts. Prerequisite: ENGL 102 (completed with a grade of "P" or higher) or Elgibility for: ENGL 1 as determined by multiple measures or other appropriate method. Advisory: ENGL 1 (completed with a grade of "C" or higher) or ENGL 1A (completed with a grade of "C" or higher)
College: Chabot College
Division: Language Arts
 
ENGL 11B Intermediate Creative Writing 3.00 Units
This course offers practice in creative writing at an intermediate level. Builds on the skills developed in ENGL 11A including fiction, poetry, and play writing, using materials drawn from individual's own work and selected texts. Prerequisite: ENGL 11A (completed with a grade of "C" or higher)
College: Chabot College
Division: Language Arts
 
ENGL 11C Advanced Creative Writing 3.00 Units
English 11C is a course that offers practice in creative writing at an advanced level. It builds on the skills developed in English 11A/B including fiction, poetry, and play writing, using materials drawn from individual's own work and selected texts. Completion of: ENGL 11B (completed with a grade of "C" or higher)
College: Chabot College
Division: Language Arts
 
ENGL 12A Beginning Fiction Writing 3.00 Units
This class serves as a beginning course in the practice of writing fiction. Developing internal and external sources for stories and novels; characterization, plotting, point of view, narrative techniques; analysis and criticism of published writing and individual's own work. Prerequisite: ENGL 102 (completed with a grade of "P" or higher) or Eligibility for ENGL 1 as determined by multiple measures or other appropriate method.
College: Chabot College
Division: Language Arts
 
ENGL 12B Inter Craft of Writing-Fiction 3.00 Units
Practice in writing fiction at an intermediate level. Builds on the skills developed in English 12A by requiring greater use of description, detail, character development, consistent point of view, and logical plotting that avoids cliche. Focus on developing themes that create intellectual or emotional resonance. Expectation of sentence structure, grammar, and format accuracy. Develop internal and external sources for stories and novels; analysis and criticism of published work. Requires submission for publication at the end of the semester. Prerequisite: ENGL 12A (completed with a grade of "C" or higher)
College: Chabot College
Division: Language Arts
 
ENGL 13A Craft of Writing- Poetry 3.00 Units
Practice in writing poetry using materials drawn from published poetry and individual's own work for analysis and criticism with a focus on techniques of revision. Strongly Recommended: ENGL 1A
College: Chabot College
Division: Language Arts
 
ENGL 13B Interm Craft of Writing-Poetry 3.00 Units
Practice in writing poetry at an intermediate level. Builds on skills developed in ENGL 13A. ENGL 13B requires: greater and more integrated use of trope, image, and metaphor; more extensive development of themes, including across different poems; more nuanced eye towards personal revision and workshop critique of classmates' poems; deeper integration of materials drawn from published poetry and individual's own work for analysis and criticism with a focus on techniques of revision. Prerequisite: ENGL 13A (completed with a grade of "C" or higher)
College: Chabot College
Division: Language Arts
 
ENGL 19 Literary Magazine Workshop 1.00 Unit
Practical workshop training in the managing, editing, and printing of a literary supplement and/or magazine. Workshop enrollment constitutes the staff of the magazine.
College: Chabot College
Division: Language Arts
 
ENGL 19A Literary Magazine Workshop 1.00 Unit
Practical workshop training in the managing, editing, and printing of a literary supplement and/or magazine. Workshop enrollment constitutes the staff of the magazine. Strongly Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 1A
College: Chabot College
Division: Language Arts
 
ENGL 19B Intermed Literary Magazine Wk 1.00 Unit
Intermediate practical workshop training in running, producing, and collaborating on a literary magazine, including a focus on design and layout, selecting submissions and editing manuscripts, and maintaining a web based presence. Strongly Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 1A Prerequisite: ENGL 19A (completed with a grade of "C" or higher)
College: Chabot College
Division: Language Arts
 
ENGL 20 Studies in Shakespeare 3.00 Units
Readings of the sonnets and representative comedies, histories, tragedies, and romances of William Shakespeare, with attention to the early, middle and late phases of his art and to the Age of Elizabeth. Strongly recommended: English 4 (completed with a grade of C or higher).
College: Chabot College
Division: Language Arts
 
ENGL 21 Evolution of the Black Writer 3.00 Units
Introduction to American black writers in fiction, poetry, drama, short story and the essay, beginning with the African experience as it relates to storytelling, to "Slave Narratives" and continuing to the present. Emphasis on the 20th and 21st century writers' growth and development in relation to their historical and cultural context. Strongly recommended: Eligibility for English 1A.
College: Chabot College
Division: Language Arts
 
ENGL 22 Mex Amer/Latino Lit of U.S. 3.00 Units
Introduction to literary works in fiction, poetry, drama and the essay which are concerned with the Mexican American/Latino cultural experience. Analysis of literature in the context of literary-historical growth of Mexican American/Latino identity in the United States in the 19th and 20th centuries. Strongly recommended: Eligibility for English 1A.
College: Chabot College
Division: Language Arts
 
ENGL 25 Asian-American Literature 3.00 Units
Introduction to literary works of fiction, poetry, drama and the essay that reflect and explore the diversity of the Asian-American experience. Analysis of literature in the context of the historical growth of Asian-American identities with a focus on the 20th century. Strongly recommended: Eligibility for English 1A.
College: Chabot College
Division: Language Arts
 
ENGL 28 Multicultural Youth Literature 3.00 Units
Course focuses on reading and analyzing literature written for, or directed toward, children and young adults. Emphasizes contemporary U.S. texts, classic works, and the origins of youth literature (including fables, folk tales and fairy tales). Strongly Recommended: ENGL 1 or ENGL 1A
College: Chabot College
Division: Language Arts
 
ENGL 31 Intro to Gay and Lesbian Liter 3.00 Units
Introduction to novels, poems, plays, and essays by and about gay men and lesbians. Analysis of this literature in the context of the GLBT social and political movements of the 19th, 20th, and 21st centuries and evolving societal attitudes toward the GLBT community.
College: Chabot College
Division: Language Arts
 
ENGL 32 U.S. Womens Literature 3.00 Units
Expression of U.S. women authors through readings in a variety of genres such as fiction, poetry, drama, and the essay. Authors of varied racial and ethnic backgrounds are used in an effort to understand the diversity of women's voices, especially in the 20th century. Strongly recommended: Eligibility for English 1A.
College: Chabot College
Division: Language Arts
 
ENGL 35 Modern & Contemporary U.S. Lit 3.00 Units
U.S. literature from the second half of the 19th Century to the present, including poetry, drama, prose fiction, and essays. Prerequisite: Eligibility for ENGL 1 as determined by multiple measures or other appropriate method or ENGL 102 (completed with a grade of "P" or higher) or ENGL 101B (completed with a grade of "P" or higher) Strongly Recommended: ENGL 1 (completed with a grade of "C" or higher) or , ENGL 1A (completed with a grade of "C" or higher)
College: Chabot College
Division: Language Arts
 
ENGL 37 Proofreading for College Writi 3.00 Units
Components and rules of English grammar, syntax, and punctuation. Includes parts of speech, sentence patterns, sentence construction, and identifying and correcting sentence-level errors in conjunction with writing. Strong emphasis on proofreading and editing college-level essays. Strongly Recommended: Concurrent enrollment in any English or other course requiring academic writing. This course is designed as a support class for other classes in which writing is a focus. This course involves a strong writing component but can utilize assignments from other classes.
College: Chabot College
Division: Language Arts
 
ENGL 41 World Literature(17th-Present) 3.00 Units
Comparative study of selected works of literature, in English and in translation, from around the world, including Africa, Europe, the Middle East, Asia, the Americas, and other areas, from the mid seventeenth century to the present. Prerequisite: ENGL 102 (completed with a grade of "P" or higher) or , ENGL 101B (completed with a grade of "P" or higher) or eligibility for English 1A based on Accuplacer test score. Strongly Recommended: ENGL 1A
College: Chabot College
Division: Language Arts
 
ENGL 48 Literature of the Holocaust 3.00 Units
Explores the literature of the Holocaust through readings in a variety of genres including the memoir, the diary, the essay, as well as fiction and poetry. Historically and culturally contextualizes the literature and examines the implications of writing which attempts to represent the Nazi genocide against the Jews. Strongly recommended: Eligibility for English 1A.
College: Chabot College
Division: Language Arts
 
ENGL 101A Reading, Reasoning & Writing I 4.00 Units
Academic reading, critical thinking and writing expected in transfer and associate-degree classes. First semester of a two-semester sequence. Strongly recommended: Participation in the English placement process.
College: Chabot College
Division: Language Arts
 
ENGL 102 Read/Reason/Write-Accelerated 4.00 Units
Preparation for academic reading, critical thinking, and writing expected in transfer and associate-degree classes. Strongly recommended: Participation in the English placement process.
College: Chabot College
Division: Language Arts
 
ENGL 115 Faculty-Student Tutorial WRAC .50 to 3.00 Units
Preparation in English for success in college or career. Self-paced, individualized instruction in reading comprehension and writing effectiveness.
College: Chabot College
Division: Language Arts
 

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