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ARTS 202 - Art History: Renaissance To Modern

Canton / Technology College | Spring 2020
January 20, 2020 — 
This course is the first sequential course in the study of art history, covering the period from the Italian Renaissance to the Modern Age. Emphasis will be placed on the development of the art and its relationship to the cultural, political, and social climate within the time in which it was produced. Students will develop basic terminology for compositional analysis of works and practice recognition and contextualization.
Section: 0W1
3
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ENGL 101 - Expository Writing

Canton / Technology College | Spring 2020
January 20, 2020 — 
This course is designed to help students communicate effectively orally and in writing. Students develop critical thinking skills, rhetorical knowledge, basic research skills, knowledge of conventions, and communication ethics.
Section: 0W1
3
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ENGL 101 - Expository Writing

Canton / Technology College | Spring 2020
January 20, 2020 — 
This course is designed to help students communicate effectively orally and in writing. Students develop critical thinking skills, rhetorical knowledge, basic research skills, knowledge of conventions, and communication ethics.
Section: 0W2
4
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FREN 101 - Contemporary French I

Canton / Technology College | Spring 2020
January 20, 2020 — 
This course will introduce the student to the sound system and grammatical structure of the French language. The focus will be on developing skills in the areas of aural comprehension, speaking, reading, and writing. By the end of the semester, the student will have a basic understanding of grammar, including word formation, verb conjugations, idiomatic expressions, and cognates. This course will also discuss various cultural aspects of the French-speaking world. Four hours of lecture per week. This course is only for the true beginner or for students who have had less than three years of high school French. Students who have taken more than three years of high school French within the last three years can enroll in this course only with the permission of the instructor.
Section: 0W1
4
credits

SPAN 101 - Contemporary Spanish I

Canton / Technology College | Spring 2020
January 20, 2020 — 
This course will introduce the student to the sound system and grammatical structure of the Spanish language. The focus will be on developing skills in the areas of aural comprehension, speaking, reading, and writing. By the end of the semester, the student will have a basic understanding of grammar, including word formation, verb conjugations, idiomatic expressions, and cognates. This course will also discuss various cultural aspects of the Spanish-speaking world. This course is only for the true beginner or for students who have had less than three years of high school Spanish. Students who have taken more than three years of high school Spanish within the last three years can enroll in this course only with the permission of the instructor.
Section: 0W1
3
credits

ENGL 109 - Approaches To Literature

Canton / Technology College | Spring 2020
January 20, 2020 — 
This course is designed to acquaint students with different kinds of literature - plays, short stories, novel excerpts, and poems. Students are also acquainted with various methods of understanding literature. Students read a wide variety of literary works and are encouraged to employ proper literary terminology in writing about them. Emphasis will be on intelligent interpretation and argumentation, and on the relationships between literary themes and everyday life.
Section: 0W1
3
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ENGL 211 - The American Novel Of The Twentieth Century

Canton / Technology College | Spring 2020
January 20, 2020 — 
This course explores the interaction between historical events, social change, and economic factors that affected the American way(s) of life as they are reflected in the novels of writers such as Edith Wharton, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Ernest Hemingway, John Steinbeck, William Faulkner, Richard Wright, Toni Morrison, Alice Walker, Leslie Marmon Silko, Sandra Cisneros, and others. The novels may be augmented by a variety of print and digital media.
Section: 0W1
3
credits

ENGL 214 - Contemporary American Fiction

Canton / Technology College | Spring 2020
January 20, 2020 — 
Through the writings of current authors, students examine literary trends and their relationship to social, political, cultural phenomena in America. Students are given an opportunity-through their own writing and class discussion to explore contemporary ideas, values, and attitudes expressed in the literature.
Section: 0W1
3
credits

ENGL 216 - Introduction to Children's Literature

Canton / Technology College | Spring 2020
January 20, 2020 — 
This is a survey course of traditional and modern literature written for young children. Emphasis is on critical appreciation and understanding of literary qualities appealing and valuable to children.
Section: 0W1
3
credits

ENGL 307 - Disability And Literature

Canton / Technology College | Spring 2020
January 20, 2020 — 
Historical and contemporary poetry, short stories, novels, memoirs, and other fiction and non-fiction life writings are analyzed for portrayals of people who have physical, developmental, or mental health impairments and/or disabilities. Topics include historical changes in what is considered 'normal,' stereotypes as limiters of opportunity, comparison of literary portrayals of disability with reality as presented in autobiographical narratives, and others. An overview of the medical and social construction models of disability is included.
Section: 0W1