Alice Lloyd College

English Courses

ENG 100: Developmental Language Arts

NOTE: See Institutional Requirements on pg. 67 of the Program Catalog for additional information regarding this course.

Offered: Fall and Spring

For students who need to improve their language skills in reading and writing and their study skills before moving on to further work in composition. This course must be followed by ENG 101.

3 credit hours

ENG 101: Freshman Composition I

Offered: Fall and Spring

A course offering practice and development of skills in the basic types of the essay.

3 credit hours

ENG 102: Freshman Composition II

Prerequisite: ENG 101

Offered: Fall and Spring

A continuation of ENG 101, emphasizing literature, argumentation, and research. Final credit in ENG 102 is contingent on passing the ALC English Competency Exam. This also applies to transfer students.

3 credit hours

ENG 201: Survey of World Literature I

Prerequisite: Completion of ENG 102 with a grade of “C” or higher

Offered: Fall

The literature of Western civilization, excluding Britain and America, with an emphasis on earlier works.

3 credit hours

ENG 202: Survey of World Literature II

Prerequisite: Completion of ENG 102 with a grade of “C” or higher

Offered: Spring

The literature of non-Western civilizations with an emphasis on major works.

3 credit hours

ENG 211: Survey of English Literature I

Prerequisite: Completion of ENG 102 with a grade of “C” or higher

Offered: Fall

British literature from the Anglo-Saxon Period through Neoclassicism.

3 credit hours

ENG 212: Survey of English Literature II

Prerequisite: Completion of ENG 102 with a grade of “C” or higher

Offered: Spring

British literature from Romanticism to Postmodernism.

3 credit hours

ENG 215: Survey of American Literature I

Prerequisite: Completion of ENG 102 with a grade of “C” or higher

Offered: Fall

American literature form the Colonial Period through 1850.

3 credit hours

ENG 216: Survey of American Literature II

Prerequisite: Completion of ENG 102 with a grade of “C” or higher

Offered: Spring

American literature from 1850 through Postmodernism.

3 credit hours

ENG 302: Creative Writing – Fiction

Prerequisite: Junior status or permission of instructor

Offered: As needed

A study of the types, possibilities, and techniques of fiction writing.

3 credit hours

ENG 303: Creative Writing – Poetry

Prerequisite: Junior status or permission of instructor

Offered: As needed

Intensive study of contemporary poetry writing with an emphasis on publication.

3 credit hours

ENG 304: Technical Writing

Prerequisite: Junior status or permission of instructor

Offered: Fall, odd years

A study of the types of reports required in education, government, industry, medicine, and science. Assignments may include product and mechanism reports, memos, short reports, proposals, and analytical reports.

3 credit hours

ENG 305: Advanced Composition

Prerequisite: Junior status or permission of instructor

Offered: Fall, even years

Practice in expository writing with emphasis on effective style, sound structure, and mechanics. Additional emphasis on the composition of critical and creative papers. Introduction to advanced research methods. Assigned readings.

3 credit hours

ENG 310: Literary Criticism

Prerequisite: ENG 102

Offered: Spring

An introduction to contemporary literary theory in application to fiction and poetry. Approaches may include deconstruction, gender criticism, new historicism, postmodernism, and psychoanalytic criticism.

3 credit hours

ENG 311: Shakespeare’s Tragedies/Histories

Prerequisite: Junior status or permission of instructor

Offered: Fall

Selected tragedies and histories of Shakespeare.

3 credit hours

ENG 312: Shakespeare’s Comedies/Romances

Prerequisite: Junior status or permission of instructor

Offered: Spring

Selected comedies and romances of Shakespeare.

3 credit hours

ENG 315: Linguistics

Prerequisite: Junior status or permission of instructor

Offered: Spring

An introduction to the study of language. Topics covered include phonology, morphology, syntax, semantics, dialects, and the history of the English language.

3 credit hours

ENG 350: Appalachian Literature

Prerequisite: Junior status or permission of instructor

Offered: As needed

Examination of the range and variety of Southern Appalachian literature with attention to cultural implications and artistic values.

3 credit hours

ENG 400-409: Special Topics in Literature

Prerequisite: Junior status or permission of instructor

Offered: As needed

An intensive study in literary genres (poetry, drama, or prose) or groupings (theme, period, or movement). Course content will vary each time the course is offered.

3 credit hours

ENG 410-414: Studies in Major Authors

Prerequisite: Senior status or permission of instructor

Offered: As needed

Intensive study of individual authors (excluding Shakespeare) or groups of authors. Course content will vary each time the course is offered.

3 credit hours

ENG 415: Nineteenth Century American Literature

Prerequisite: Junior status or permission of instructor

Offered: Spring, even years

A study of the works of selected authors from the American Renaissance through Naturalism.

3 credit hours

ENG 416: Seventeenth & Eighteenth Century English Literature

Prerequisite: Junior status or permission of instructor

Offered: As needed

A study of selected writings from the British Renaissance through the Restoration and Eighteenth Century, excluding Shakespeare.

3 credit hours

ENG 417: Nineteenth Century English Literature

Prerequisite: Junior status or permission of instructor

Offered: As needed

A study of selected writings from the British Romantic Period through the Victorian Period.

3 credit hours

ENG 418: Twentieth Century English Literature

Prerequisite: Junior status or permission of instructor

Offered: As needed

A study of selected writings from the Modern and Postmodern Period in English literature.

3 credit hours

ENG 419: Twentieth Century American Literature

Prerequisite: Junior status or permission of instructor

Offered: As needed

A study of selected writings from the Modern and Postmodern Periods in American literature.

3 credit hours

ENG 451-469: Special Topics in Literature

Prerequisite: Junior status or permission of instructor

Offered: As needed

An intensive study in literary genres (poetry, drama, or prose) or groupings (theme, period, or movement). Course content will vary each time the course is offered.

3 credit hours

ENG 471-489: Studies in Major Authors

Prerequisite: Senior status or permission of instructor

Offered: As needed

Intensive study of individual authors (excluding Shakespeare) or groups of authors. Course content will vary each time the course is offered.

3 credit hours

ENG 490: Senior Seminar in English

Prerequisite: English or English Education (8-12) major and junior standing

Offered: Spring

Advanced reading in literature and criticism. Topics covered may include multiculturalism, stylistics, ecocriticism, colonial and postcolonial theory, and advanced grammar. Students are encouraged to take this course during the second semester of their junior year. This is the capstone course for English majors. Taught by all English Department faculty.

3 credit hours

Upcoming Events

Calendar

April 2014
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Baseball versus Johnson University

CloseMarch 31, 2014 @ 1:00 pm

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Doubleheader
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Softball versus Asbury University

CloseApril 1, 2014 @ 3:00 pm

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Doubleheader

Elaine McMillion: Hollow Documentary

CloseApril 1, 2014 @ 7:30 pm

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Alice Lloyd College will be treated to a very special event as award-winning documentary filmmaker Elaine McMillion presents her most recent project, Hollow.
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Softball versus Asbury University

CloseApril 2, 2014 @ 12:00 pm

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Doubleheader
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Spring Play

CloseApril 3, 2014 @ N/A

Eagle Theatre Spring Play: Censored on Final Approach

CloseApril 3, 2014 @ 7:30 pm

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ALC’s Eagle Theatre presents its spring production, Censored on Final Approach. STUDENTS: If you bring a canned food item with you to this convo, you may wear casual clothes.
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Spring Play

CloseApril 3, 2014 @ N/A

Golf @ Berea Spring Tee Off Tournament

CloseApril 4, 2014 @ N/A

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@ Battlefield Golf Club in Richmond, KY
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Alumni Board Meeting

CloseApril 5, 2014 @ N/A

Golf @ Berea Spring Tee Off Tournament

CloseApril 5, 2014 @ N/A

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@ Battlefield Golf Course in Richmond, KY

Spring Alumni Board Meeting

CloseApril 5, 2014 @ 11:00 am

Alice Lloyd - Stay On, Stranger

CloseApril 5, 2014 @ 1:00 pm

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Jacqueline Hamilton plays Alice Lloyd in this performance of the Kentucky Humanities Council’s Kentucky Chautauqua. Everyone is welcome to attend!

Baseball @ Point Park University

CloseApril 5, 2014 @ 1:00 pm

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"Alice Lloyd: Stay On, Stranger" - A Kentucky Chautauqua Performance

CloseApril 5, 2014 @ 1:00 pm

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The Kentucky Humanities Council’s Jacqueline Hamilton visits us to perform her skit as Alice Lloyd.

Softball versus Midway College

CloseApril 5, 2014 @ 2:00 pm

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Doubleheader.
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Baseball @ Point Park University

CloseApril 6, 2014 @ 12:00 pm

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Doubleheader.

Softball versus Midway College

CloseApril 6, 2014 @ 1:00 pm

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Doubleheader.
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Pre-Registration

CloseApril 7, 2014 @ N/A
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Pre-Registration

CloseApril 7, 2014 @ N/A

Blood Drive

CloseApril 8, 2014 @ N/A

Baseball versus Hiwassee College

CloseApril 8, 2014 @ 2:00 pm

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Doubleheader

Softball @ Berea College

CloseApril 8, 2014 @ 5:00 pm

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Pre-Registration

CloseApril 7, 2014 @ N/A

Baseball versus UPike

CloseApril 9, 2014 @ 3:00 pm

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9 innings
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Pre-Registration

CloseApril 7, 2014 @ N/A

All-Campus Cookout

CloseApril 10, 2014 @ N/A

Voices of Appalachia Spring Concert

CloseApril 10, 2014 @ 7:30 pm

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Event will be held on the lawn in front of Miss June’s House.

Voices of Appalachia Spring Concert

CloseApril 10, 2014 @ 7:30 pm

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Event will be held on the lawn in front of Miss June’s House.

Voices of Appalachia Spring Concert

CloseApril 10, 2014 @ 7:30 pm

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Alice Lloyd’s choir, the Voices of Appalachia, present their spring concert. The event will be held on the lawn in front of Miss June’s House.
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4th Quarter Mid-Term Ends

CloseApril 11, 2014 @ N/A

Softball versus Carlow University

CloseApril 11, 2014 @ 1:00 pm

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Doubleheader

Floyd County Alumni Banquet

CloseApril 11, 2014 @ 6:00 pm

Spring Alumni Banquet @ Jenny Wiley State Park

CloseApril 11, 2014 @ 6:00 pm

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This annual alumni banquet is hosted by Alice Lloyd College each spring at Jenny Wiley State Park.
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Golf @ Berea College

CloseApril 12, 2014 @ N/A

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Ryder Cup-style friendly at Gibson Bay Golf Course in Richmond, KY.

Softball versus Carlow University

CloseApril 12, 2014 @ 11:00 am

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Doubleheader

Men's Tennis vs. SLCOP @ Asbury

CloseApril 12, 2014 @ 1:00 pm

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Matches will be played at Asbury University.

Men's Tennis @ Asbury University

CloseApril 12, 2014 @ 3:00 pm

Baseball @ Brescia University

CloseApril 12, 2014 @ 5:00 pm

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Doubleheader
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Baseball @ Brescia University

CloseApril 13, 2014 @ 12:00 pm

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Honors Day

CloseApril 15, 2014 @ 1:00 pm

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Required of students, faculty, and staff.

Honors Day

CloseApril 15, 2014 @ 1:00 pm

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This convocation is dedicated to honoring students for academic excellence. All students are required to attend.
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Student Work Awards Convocation

CloseApril 17, 2014 @ N/A

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Required of students, faculty, and staff. Work-Study Olympics will follow this convocation.

Work-Study Day

CloseApril 17, 2014 @ N/A

Student Work Awards

CloseApril 17, 2014 @ 10:00 am

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This convocation will honor students for their achievements within the Student Work Program. Attendance is required of all students. Students are allowed to wear casual clothes.

Baseball versus Asbury University

CloseApril 17, 2014 @ 1:00 pm

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Doubleheader
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Good Friday

CloseApril 18, 2014 @ N/A

Good Friday

CloseApril 18, 2014 @ N/A

Baseball versus Asbury University

CloseApril 18, 2014 @ 12:00 pm

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Doubleheader – SENIOR DAY

Softball @ Point Park University

CloseApril 18, 2014 @ 3:00 pm

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Softball @ Point Park University

CloseApril 19, 2014 @ 12:00 pm

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Doubleheader
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K-9 Achievement Test

CloseApril 21, 2014 @ N/A
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K-9 Achievement Test

CloseApril 21, 2014 @ N/A
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K-9 Achievement Test

CloseApril 21, 2014 @ N/A
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K-9 Achievement Test

CloseApril 21, 2014 @ N/A
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Spring Board Meeting

CloseApril 25, 2014 @ N/A
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JBS Prom (Tentative)

CloseApril 26, 2014 @ N/A
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Final Exams Week

CloseApril 28, 2014 @ N/A
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Final Exams Week

CloseApril 28, 2014 @ N/A
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Final Exams Week

CloseApril 28, 2014 @ N/A
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Senior Spotlight

CloseMay 1, 2014 @ N/A
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Academic/Athletic Awards

CloseMay 2, 2014 @ N/A
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Baccalaureate/Commencement

CloseMay 3, 2014 @ 10:30 am

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Baccalaureate begins at 10:30 AM. Commencement exercises are scheduled for 12:15 PM. We will have more details soon!