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Fall 2016 New Major Temporary Course Numbers

10349944_425902167556903_3610227624159589777_nAs UO English puts into effect the revised English Major, we will are using temporary course numbers during Fall 2016 registration.

The temporary course number for the introductory sequence, ENG 301, 302, 303, will be listed as ENG 399: Foundations of the English Major (CRN: 17054).

The temporary course number for the lower-division Genre course, ENG 205, will be listed as ENG 199: Genre: Lyric(s) (CRN: 12063).

Once the actual course numbers are finalized by the Registrar, they will appear on your transcripts as ENG 301: Foundations of the English Major and/or ENG 205 Genre: Lyric(s).

ENG 399 Foundations of the English Major 

Ginsberg, Warren; Kaufman, Heidi; Ovalle, Priscilla

English 399 is one course of a three-course sequence that offers students an introduction to the discipline of English as it is practiced at the University of Oregon major. A full year of study in this foundations course provides a solid background in reading a range of texts, from the Medieval period to the present, as well as in the theory, key debates, and critical reading practices of the discipline. While this required sequence of courses may be taken out of order, the department strongly encourages you to take these courses sequentially. PLEASE NOTE: 399 is a temporary course number. Once the actual course number has been finalized by the Registrar the course will appear on your transcript as ENG 301 Foundations of the English Major. Only the course number will change; the time, location, and schedule of the course will remain the same.

ENG 199 Genre: Lyric 

Pyle, Forest 

Genre courses traces the historical development and transformation of a key literary and cultural genre and places strong emphasis on close reading and critical analytic skill. This course on lyric will explore this full range of possibilities in narrative film, prose fiction, graphic novels and contemporary music as well as poetry. PLEASE NOTE: 199 is a temporary course number. Once the actual course number has been finalized by the Registrar the course will appear on your transcript as ENG 205 Genre: Lyric. Only the course number will change; the time, location, and schedule of the course will remain the same.

Contact Prof. Rossi (rossiw@uoregon.edu) or Dr. Upton (cupton@uoregon.edu) with questions or concerns.