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ARTS 130 046, 047 Inquiry and Communication: Perspectives on Migration

This course provides an introduction to diverse intellectual modes of inquiry in the social sciences and humanities with an emphasis on the development of communication skills. In a small seminar setting, students will explore a variety of topics based on instructor expertise in order to build social awareness, ethical engagement, and communication competencies in comprehension, contextualization, and conceptualization. Students will be expected to engage with the work of others, articulate positions, situate writing and speaking within contexts, practice writing and speaking for situations beyond the classroom, engage in basic forms of research, and workshop, revise, and edit writing.

 

Course outline available upon request to the Scheduling Sepcialist

Sylvia Terzian Winter 2021
ARTS 140 042 Information and Analysis: Media Literacy and Research

This course introduces students to diverse ways of finding, examining, and using data and information in the social sciences and humanities. In a small seminar setting, students will explore a variety of topics based on instructor expertise in order to understand quantitative and qualitative methods of data gathering and build competencies in conceptualizing, contextualizing, and comprehending methods of information analysis. Students will be expected to investigate, use, and assess the presentation of information in their own work and the work of others so that they can better understand the range of social, ethical, and political challenges of our world.

Andrew Deman PDF icon ARTS 140-042_A.Deman_Winter 2021.pdf Winter 2021
ARTS 140 043 Information and Analysis: How the Sausage is Made

This course introduces students to diverse ways of finding, examining, and using data and information in the social sciences and humanities. In a small seminar setting, students will explore a variety of topics based on instructor expertise in order to understand quantitative and qualitative methods of data gathering and build competencies in conceptualizing, contextualizing, and comprehending methods of information analysis. Students will be expected to investigate, use, and assess the presentation of information in their own work and the work of others so that they can better understand the range of social, ethical, and political challenges of our world.

Lauri Jang PDF icon ARTS 140-043_L.Jang_Winter 2021.pdf Winter 2021
ENGL 108A 041 The Superhero

An examination of hero figures, ranging broadly from ancient characters such as Gilgamesh to the modern comic book superhero. Literary as well as non-literary materials (e.g., film, comics, games) will be considered.

Andrew Deman PDF icon ENGL 108A_A.Deman_Winter 2021.pdf Winter 2021
ENGL 108F 041 The Rebel

A study of various works of literature in which the protagonist is a rebel against existing norms. The course will examine a number of rebel types and concepts, moral implications, and final outcomes either in successful realization or in tragic defeat.

Alysia Kolentsis PDF icon ENGL 108F_A.Kolentsis_Winter 2021.pdf Winter 2021
ENGL 108X 041 Literature and Medicine

How can literature help us understand the body, illness, and healing? The course considers the perspectives of patients and medical practitioners across a range of works, including poetry, fiction, medical texts, and other nonfiction.

Carol Acton PDF icon ENGL 108X_C.Acton_Winter 2021.pdf Winter 2021
ENGL 119 041, 042, 043 Communications in Mathematics & Computer Science

This course aims to build students' oral and written communication skills to prepare them for academic and workplace demands. Working independently and in collaboration with others, students will analyze and produce various written and spoken forms of communication. Projects and assignments will draw on materials for Mathematics and Computer Science students.

 

Selected course outline available upon request to the Scheduling Sepcialist

Mark Spielmacher, Sylvia Terzian PDF icon ENGL 119-041_M.Spielmacher_Winter 2021.pdf Winter 2021
ENGL 200A 041 Survey of British Literature 1

An historical survey of major figures, types, and trends in British literature from the Middle Ages to the late 18th century.

Tristanne Connolly PDF icon ENGL 200A_T.Connolly_Winter 2021.pdf Winter 2021
ENGL 200B 041 Survey of British Literature 2

An historical survey of major figures, types, and trends in British literature from the late 18th century to the present.

 

Course outline available upon request to the Scheduling Sepcialist

David-Antoine Williams Winter 2021
ENGL 206 041 Writing Lives

This course studies the ways the self is constructed through text by examining a variety of life-writing approaches, organized from youth to old age, along with theories of identity, memory, gender, narrative, cultural studies, and autobiography as a genre.

Carol Acton PDF icon ENGL 206_C.Acton_Winter 2021.pdf Winter 2021