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ENG 101 - Writing and Research

Westchester / Community College | Summer 2019
May 20, 2019 — 
Students in English 101 conduct research and write proposals, annotated bibliographies or literature reviews, and research essays. They develop research topics and questions; identify, summarize, analyze, evaluate, and synthesize relevant sources; and present arguments based on their findings. Students document where information and ideas come from by using MLA style. They enter academic conversations by doing research that builds upon existing knowledge.
Section: 5141
3
credits

ENG 101 - Writing and Research

Westchester / Community College | Summer 2019
May 20, 2019 — 
Students in English 101 conduct research and write proposals, annotated bibliographies or literature reviews, and research essays. They develop research topics and questions; identify, summarize, analyze, evaluate, and synthesize relevant sources; and present arguments based on their findings. Students document where information and ideas come from by using MLA style. They enter academic conversations by doing research that builds upon existing knowledge.
Section: 5148
3
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ENG 102 - Writing and Literature

Westchester / Community College | Summer 2019
May 20, 2019 — 
The second semester of a two-semester English sequence. Students are introduced to literary terminology and methodology. They demonstrate in writing and discussion the ability to understand, analyze, and interpret works representing (but not limited to) the genres of drama, fiction, and poetry. Students enter broader conversations about literature by conducting research, evaluating sources, and documenting where information and ideas come from using MLA style.
Section: 5139
3
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ENG 102 - Writing and Literature

Westchester / Community College | Summer 2019
May 20, 2019 — 
The second semester of a two-semester English sequence. Students are introduced to literary terminology and methodology. They demonstrate in writing and discussion the ability to understand, analyze, and interpret works representing (but not limited to) the genres of drama, fiction, and poetry. Students enter broader conversations about literature by conducting research, evaluating sources, and documenting where information and ideas come from using MLA style.
Section: 5140
3
credits

ENG 202 - Children's Literature

Westchester / Community College | Summer 2019
May 20, 2019 — 
An overview of major genres, periods, and themes of children’s literature. The focus is on writing done in English, but the class also considers some international developments in the history of children’s literature. In addition to books, other media is studied, including film and the Internet. This course also strengthens a student’s competence and confidence in literary analysis, scholarship, and writing. It also may satisfy a common requirement for undergraduate programs in teacher training.
Section: 5144
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ENG 203 - African-American Literature

Westchester / Community College | Summer 2019
May 20, 2019 — 
Studies in African-American literature and backgrounds, including slave narratives and autobiography. Emphasis is on the best writers of the 19th and 20th centuries, including many recent writers. Readings include novels, plays, essays, short stories, and poems.
Section: 5145
3
credits

ENG 209 - Studies in the Short Story

Westchester / Community College | Summer 2019
May 20, 2019 — 
The development of the short story as a literary form. Reading, discussion, and analysis of short stories by major writers such as Chekhov, Gilman, Joyce, Hemingway, Wright, O’Connor, Baldwin, Carver, Oates, and others, in relation to their social and intellectual milieu.
Section: 5142
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GEOG 101 - World Geography

Westchester / Community College | Summer 2019
May 20, 2019 — 
This course provides an introductory survey of the study of geography as a social science which emphasizes the relevance of geographic concepts to human problems. Attention is focused on peoples, cultures and resources within a global context. Maps are used extensively throughout the course.
Section: 5150
3
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HIS 102 - Western Civilization 1648 To 1914

Westchester / Community College | Summer 2019
May 20, 2019 — 
This course is a survey of events in Europe from the 18th century Age of Enlightenment until the First World War. The student are introduced to the ideas surrounding the French Revolution and the victory of democracy over the feudal aristocracy, the reform socialist movements of the industrial 19th century and the clash of empires leading to the global warfare in the 20th century.
Section: 5161
3
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HIS 110 - U.S. History Colonial to 1800

Westchester / Community College | Summer 2019
May 20, 2019 — 
This course provides an in-depth analysis of transition in American history from colonial beginnings to an independent national state. It explores clashes or interests, sectional differences, and power conflicts as a new democratic system emerged. Emphasis is placed on changes in local institutions and on cultural and class diversity.
Section: 5151