UMM ACADEMIC AFFAIRS

COURSE PROPOSALS

Form NC:

New Course Proposal

FORM NC

(2/00)

 

Discipline:

English

Form NC #:

 

Date:

9/10/02

 

 

I. Give complete UMM catalog entry (see instructions).

 

Engl 1131f,s. Introduction to Literature. (Hum; 4 cr)

Introduction to the study of fiction, poetry, and drama. Emphasis on gaining basic skills of analysis. A prerequisite to advanced courses in English.

 

II. Rationale (see instructions):

The new introduction to the major will include all three genres.

 

III. Other Course Information

First semester to be offered:

Fall 2003

Principal Faculty Sponsor(s):

Vicki Graham

Is course repeatable? (if yes, give max cr)

no

To what quarter course(s) does this correspond?

 

Course Type (choose one from instruction sheet):

discussion

 

Course requires:(check all that apply):

 

Laboratory sections

 

Recitation/discussion sections

IV. Assessment Information

Please state clearly and briefly the GOALS of this course.

 

To give students practice in reading, analyzing, and writing about fiction, poetry, and drama.

 

How will you ASSESS the success of this course in achieving the GOALS described above?

 

Students will write analytical essays and participate in class discussion.

 

V. GER Exception Request

If no GER category is being designated for this course, give rationale for exception:

 

VI. Honors Rationale

If an Honors course, please outline how your proposed course will fit the Honors Program guidelines.