Service Learning Courses in English


ENG 106 - Literary Focus | Course Descriptions | Monroe Community College

ENG 106 - Literary Focus

An introduction to reading and analyzing literature of special interest. The offerings vary each semester, but all focus on important themes and sub-genres in literature. Students will respond critically to fiction, poetry, and drama of different contexts through class discussion and written work. These contexts may include different world views, politics, classes, ethnicity, races, genders, and sexual orientations. Please see the Department’s webpage for current offerings. Three class hours. (SUNY-H).

3 Credits

Waiver of Accuplacer Reading and sentence level tests; score of 71 or higher on reading test and 82 or higher on sentence level test; or completion of TRS 200 with a C or better; or completion of TRS 105 with a C or higher; or completion of ESL 201 with a C or higher; or ENG 101 with a C or higher.

Course Offered Fall and Spring

Service Project (ENG 106-001):
Students work together to create children's books for kids around the world living in challenging circumstances with limited educational opportunities.  (15 hours - Option) S-09


ENG 215 - Children's Literature | Course Descriptions | Monroe Community College

ENG 215 - Children's Literature

A survey of classic and contemporary children's works from Aesop to Rowling. Students will analyze a variety of different genres such as fables, poems, myths, fairy tales, picture books, and novels with themes such as evil, escape, individuality, and the demands of society. Critical approaches such as historical, psychological, feminist, and Marxist theories may be discussed and applied to texts. Three class hours. (SUNY-H). Three credits.

3 Credits

ENG 101 with a C or better, or placement into ENG 200, or instructor permission.

Course Offered Fall and Spring

Service Project (ENG 215-008):
Students work together to create children's books for kids around the world living in challenging circumstances with limited educational opportunities. (15 hours - Option) S-09
 

 

 

 

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