Undergraduate courses for August 2019

DEPARTAMENTO DE INGLÉS

HORARIO ACADÉMICO

PRIMER SEMESTRE 2019-2020 (B-91)

S U J E T O  A  C A M B I O S

 

INGL 3001 – British Literature through the Eighteenth Century                         (3 crs.) Prerequisite: None.

A survey of the development of British literature through the eighteenth century, based on major authors and trends.

Course approved for General Education literature requirement.

SECCN DÍAS HORARIO SALÓN PROFESOR CUPO

0U1

LW

8:30 – 9:50 AM LPM-215A James Conlan

18

 

INGL 3002 – British Literature from Romanticism to the Present                      (3 crs.) Prerequisite: None.

A survey of the development of British literature from the Romantic Movement to the present, based  on major authors and trends.

Course approved for General Education literature requirement.

SECCN DÍAS HORARIO SALÓN PROFESOR CUPO

0U1

MJ

10:00 – 11:20 AM LPM-

215A

Catilia Romero

20

 

INGL 3041 – Developing Functions of Oral English (formerly Conversational English) Second Level 1 (3 crs.)

Prerequisite: Level 2 on English Department Placement Test.

Laboratory: Fifty (50) minutes once a week in addition to class time.

Development of vocabulary, idioms, pronunciation and grammar needed for daily conversation and written communication. Practice in listening comprehension and written production via attendance in language laboratory.

SECCN DÍAS HORARIO SALÓN PROFESOR CUPO

0U1

MJ

8:30 – 9:50 AM LPM-215A

TBA

18

 

INGL 3045 – Literature and Ecology   (3 crs.)  Prerequisite: Level 4 or 5 on English Department Placement Test; Advanced Placement in English Levels 4 or 5

An interdisciplinary course that examines essays, short series, novels, and films that address, from a variety of perspective, the human relationship to the natural, non-human world during the contemporary era of planetary change, globalization, and increasing commercial and technological dependency.

SECCN DÍAS HORARIO SALÓN PROFESOR CUPO

0U1

MJ

8:30 – 9:50 AM P-106 Dannabang Kuwabong

20

*Este curso no se repetirá en el Seg Semestre 2019-2020.

 

INGL 3051 – Developing Functions of Oral English (formerly Conversational English) Third Level  (3 crs.) Prerequisite: Level 3 on English Department Placement Test.

Laboratory: Fifty (50) minutes once a week in addition to class time.

Development of more advanced vocabulary, idioms, pronunciation, spelling, and grammar needed to achieve fluency in both oral and written English. Practice in listening comprehension and written production via attendance in language laboratory.

SECCN DÍAS HORARIO SALÓN PROFESOR CUPO

0U1

LW

10:00 – 11:20 AM LPM-308 Marisol Joseph

18

 

INGL 3065 – Intercultural communication (3 crs.) Prerequisite: None.

Theory and Practice as a means of having students become more effective intercultural communicators. Intercultural perception, language, nonverbal elements, values, social organizations and world view. Comparison will be made to show how cultural differences in these areas affect the intercultural communication process.

SECCN DÍAS HORARIO SALÓN PROFESOR CUPO

0U1

LW

7:00 – 8:30 AM LPM-308 Marisol Joseph

20

 

INGL 3071 – Developing Functions of Oral English (formerly Conversational English) Fourth Level I   (3 crs.) Prerequisite: Level 4 on English Department Placement Test.

Laboratory: Fifty (50) minutes once a week in addition to class time.

Development  of  advanced  vocabulary,  social  formulas,  pronunciation,  and  grammatical structures needed to carry out complex conversations in English. Practice in listening comprehension via attendance in language laboratory twice a week.

SECCN DÍAS HORARIO SALÓN PROFESOR CUPO

0U1

LW

4:00 – 5:20 PM LPM-214B Hector Mercado

18

 

INGL 3107 – Language and Gender  (3 crs.) Prerequisite:  None

Introduction to the study of gender‐based differences in language use; of interest to students of linguistics, communication, translation, and education.

 SECCN DÍAS HORARIO SALÓN PROFESOR CUPO

0U1

LW

1:00 – 2:20 PM P-106 Alicia Pousada

20

*Este curso no se repetirá en el Seg Semestre 2019-2020.  

 

INGL 3999 – Talleres para los cursos: INGL 3031-3032, 3041-3042, 3051-3052, 3071-3072. Taller

Co-requisito:  Tener matriculado uno de los siguientes: 3031-3032, 3041-3042, 3051-3052, 3071-3072

NOTA:  EL TALLER PARA LOS CURSOS DE CONTINUACIÓN HAY QUE MATRICULARLOS NUEVAMENTE, (NO VIENEN AUTOMÁTICAMENTE).

SECCN DÍAS HORARIO SALÓN PROFESOR CUPO

101

L

8:00 – 8:50 AM P-105 Angel Rivera

15

102

M

1:00 – 1:50 PM P-105 Angel Rivera

15

103

W

8:00 – 8:50 AM P-105 Angel Rivera

15

104

J

1:00 – 1:50 PM P-105 Angel Rivera

15

105

V

8:00 – 8:50 AM P-105 Angel Rivera

15

 

INGL 3128 – Literature and Fantasy          Hybrid     (3 crs.) Prerequisite: None.

A study of the representation of the fantastic in literature.

Course approved for General Education literature requirement.

SECCIÓN DÍAS HORARIO SALÓN PROFESOR CUPO
001 H

V

  Hybrid

9:00 – 11:50 AM LPM-

215A

Nalini Natarajan

18

002 H

S

9:00 – 11:50 AM LPM-212 Nalini Natarajan

18

  Hybrid  

 

INGL 3165 – Shakespeare in Performance   (3 crs.) Prerequisite: None.

A study of Shakespeare and the Shakespearean text from a performance perspective.

Course approved for General Education literature requirement.

SECCN DÍAS HORARIO SALÓN PROFESOR CUPO

0U1

V

9:00 – 11:50 AM P-105 Nemesio Gil

20

 

INGL 3205 – The Grammar and Usage of English I   (3 crs.) Prerequisite: None

This course is designed to strengthen the knowledge and skills of non-native speakers of English in English grammar and usage. Students will be given intensive practice in question and negative formation, placement of frequency adverbs, verb tenses, modals, gerund and infinitive phrases, prepositions, and punctuation as it relates to grammatical structure.

SECCN DÍAS HORARIO SALÓN PROFESOR CUPO

0U1

LW

2:30 – 3:50 PM P-106 Alicia Pousada

20

 

INGL 3217 – Drama (3 crs.) Prerequisite: None.

Introduction to the study of drama through the analysis of plays.

Course approved for General Education literature requirement.

SECCN DÍAS HORARIO SALÓN PROFESOR CUPO

0U1

LW

10:00 – 11:20 AM LPM-

215A

James Conlan

18

 

INGL 3224 Introductory Readings in Language (formerly INGL 3225)  (3 crs.)

Study of selected readings by different authors on the nature of language and the psychological and sociological aspects of communication.

SECCN DÍAS HORARIO SALÓN PROFESOR CUPO

0U1

MJ

11:30 – 12:50 PM   Yolanda Rivera

20

 

INGL 3226 – The African-American Experience in Literature. Prerequisite: None

An introduction to African‐American writers from 1760 to the present.

SECCN DÍAS HORARIO SALÓN PROFESOR CUPO

0U1

MJ

1:00 – 2:20 PM P-106 Reinhard Sander

20

 

INGL 3227 Phonetics and Phonemics of American English                    (3 crs.)

Linguistic theory of the sounds and sound system of American English.

SECCN DÍAS HORARIO SALÓN PROFESOR CUPO

0U1

V

10:00 – 12:50 PM P-106 Ann Albuyeh

20

 

INGL 3229 – The Caribbean Experience in Literature                                          (3 crs.) Prerequisite: None.

An introduction to Caribbean literature in English with emphasis on the twentieth century. Readings are in all literary genres and include such writers as V.S. Naipul, Jean Rhys, George Lamming, Michael Anthony, Errol John, Derek Walcott, and Edward K. Braithwaite. Attention is given to the development of distinctively Caribbean techniques and themes.

Course approved for General Education literature requirement.

SECCION DIAS HORARIO SALON PROFESOR CUPO
0U1

MJ

1:00 – 2:20 PM LPM-308 Francisco Mojica

20

 

INGL 3231 – Expository Writing I  (3 crs.) Prerequisite: None.

Introduction to basic rhetorical patterns of expository prose such as narrative, definition, comparison and contrast, argument and persuasion, with an emphasis on the organization, clarity, coherence and logic of the written product. Frequent writing exercises.

SECCN DÍAS HORARIO SALÓN PROFESOR CUPO

001

MJ

11:30 – 12:50 PM P-105 Marcos Pechio

15

002

MJ

1:00 – 2:20 PM LPM-308 Marcos Pechio

15

 

INGL 3235 – Translation: Basic Techniques   (3 crs.) Prerequisite: None.

Grammatical and syntactic aspects of written English. Approach through prose translations. Examination of idiomatic expressions, verbal structure and vocabulary.

SECCN DÍAS HORARIO SALÓN PROFESOR CUPO

0U1

LW

1:00 – 2:20 PM P-105 Jane Ramírez

18

 

INGL 3236 – Scientific Writing   (3 crs.) Prerequisite: None.

A wide range of scientific readings is used as the basis for descriptive and analytic reports and theoretical essays. Recommended as part of the second year of English for students in Natural Sciences and in other science-oriented programs.

SECCN DÍAS HORARIO SALÓN PROFESOR CUPO

001

LW

7:00 – 8:20 AM P-105 Zenaida Sanjurjo

18

002

LW

8:30 – 9:50 AM P 105 Zenaida Sanjurjo

18

003

LW

10:00 – 11:20 AM P-105 Zenaida Sanjurjo

18

 

INGL 3238 – Introduction to Creative Writing (3 crs.) Prerequisite: None.

Intensive individual work in the writing of literary forms.

SECCN DÍAS HORARIO SALÓN PROFESOR CUPO

0U1

MJ

1:00 – 2:20 PM P-105 Jorge González

15

 

INGL 3251 – American Literature to 1865  (3 crs.) Prerequisite: None.

A study of the development of American literature from its beginnings through Whitman and Dickinson, based on major authors and major trends.

SECCN DÍAS HORARIO SALÓN PROFESOR CUPO

001

MJ

10:00 – 11:20 AM LPM-212

TBA

20

002

MJ

11:30 – 12:50 PM LPM-212 Rick Swope

20

 

INGL 3252 – American Literature from 1865 through the Present            (3 crs.) Prerequisite: None.

A study of the development of American literature from Mark Twain through the present, based on major authors and major trends.

Course approved for General Education literature requirement.

SECCN DÍAS HORARIO SALÓN PROFESOR CUPO

0U1

MJ

10:00- 11:20 AM LPM-214B Pedro Perez Osorio

18

 

INGL 3256 – Theory and Practice of Interpersonal Communication     (3 crs.) Prerequisite: None.

Study of the perception, description, analysis, and improvement of human communication. Emphasis on the verbal and nonverbal dimensions of communication and the primary message systems.

SECCN DÍAS HORARIO SALÓN PROFESOR CUPO

001

MJ

8:30 – 9:50 AM P-106 Alma Simounet

18

002

MJ

10:00 – 11:20 AM P-106 Alma Simounet

20

003

LW

8:30 –  9:50 AM LPM-308 Janet McLennan

20

 

INGL 3257 – Introduction to Public Speaking     (3 crs.) Prerequisite: None.

Introductory course in the theory and practice of public speaking. Critical analysis of speeches.

SECCN DÍAS HORARIO SALÓN PROFESOR CUPO

001

MJ

1:00 – 2:20 AM   Pedro Pérez Osorio

15

002

LW

1:00 – 2:20 PM LPM-

215A

Diana Ursulin

15

003

LW

8:30 – 9:50 AM LPM-

214B

Maritza Cardona

15

 

INGL 3275 – Theories of Human Communication    (3 crs.) Prerequisite: None.

An introduction to the nature and functions of human communication as a field of study. An examination of theoretical model building in communication, a review of human signal and symbol systems, including theories of the humanistic, scientific, and technological aspects of the areas of interpersonal, intercultural, organizational, and nonverbal communication.

SECCN DÍAS HORARIO SALÓN PROFESOR CUPO

0U1

LW

1:00 – 2:20 PM LPM-

214B

Janet MacLennan

18

 

INGL 3285 – Puerto Rican Literature Written in English (3 crs.)
Prerequisite: None

Study of the literature by Puerto Rican authors writing in English in the United States with special emphasis on the development of themes, techniques and language.

Course approved for General Education literature requirement

SECCN DÍAS HORARIO SALÓN PROFESOR CUPO

0U1

V

9:00 – 11:50 AM LPM-212 Carmen H. Rivera

20

 

INGL 3291 – Writing about Literature I   (3 crs.) Prerequisite: None.

Introduction to literary analysis, critical theory and critical writing. Students will write a series of critical essays.

SECCN DÍAS HORARIO SALÓN PROFESOR CUPO

001

MJ

4:00 – 5:20 PM LPM-214B Francisco Mojica

18

002

LW

2:30 – 3:50 PM P-105 Maritza Cardona

18

 

INGL 3315 – The Pronunciation of American English ACR             (3 crs.) Prerequisite: None.

Study and intensive practice of currently spoken Standard American English. The emphasis of the course is on the English pronunciation used by the American Media (Network English).

SECCN DÍAS HORARIO SALÓN PROFESOR CUPO

0U1

LW

8:30 – 9:50 AM P-106 Robert Dupey

15

 

INGL 3401 Afro-Caribbean Creole 1 (3 crs.) Prerequisite: Recommended for graduate students. Undergraduates will be admitted with the consent of the professor.

First semester of elementary language learning class in a particular dialect of Afro‐Caribbean English Lexifier Creole designed to foster basic competence in pronunciation, speaking, comprehension, reading, writing, aspects of cultural practice, and the use of vocabulary. The dialect chosen as the ‘target dialect’ for language learning may vary from year to year. (5 hours per week). Course is continued in ENGL 3402. Cross‐listed as CREO 3405.

SECCN DÍAS HORARIO SALÓN PROFESOR CUPO

0U1

V

5:00 – 7:50 PM LPM-215A

Nick Faraclas/ D.

Kuwabong

18

*Este curso no se repetirá en el Seg Semestre 2019-2020.  

INGL 4001 – Shakespeare: The Early Plays  (3 crs.) Prerequisite: None.

Study of representative comedies, tragedies and histories from Shakespeare’s early period, and study of his development as a dramatist in the first half of his career.

SECCN DÍAS HORARIO SALÓN PROFESOR CUPO

0U1

LW

2:30 – 3:50 PM LPM-215A James Conlan

20

*Este curso no se repetirá en el Seg Semestre 2019-2020.  

 

INGL 4017 — The Romantic Movement   (3 crs.) Prerequisite: None

Study of the major trends and aspects of the Romantic movement in Britain and of individual writers. Emphasis on the major poets: Blake, Wordsworth, Coleridge, Byron, Keats, and Shelley.

SECCN DÍAS HORARIO SALÓN PROFESOR CUPO

0U1

V

10:00 – 12:50 PM LPM-215A Michael Sharp

20

  *Este curso no se repetirá en el Seg Semestre 2019-2020.  

 

INGL 4029 – Themes in Literature and Film          HYBRID                       (3 crs.) Prerequisite: None.

A specialized topics course reflecting formal trends and critical issues in the study of literature and film. Topics vary per semester. The course may be taken up to three times with different themes.

SECCN DÍAS HORARIO SALÓN PROFESOR CUPO
0U1 H  

V

1:00 – 3:50 PM P-106 Nalini Natarajan

20

 

INGL 4039 – Shakespeare on Film    (3 crs.) Prerequisite: None.

A study of films based on Shakespeare’s plays, and the ways in which film has been used to popularize, reinterpret and transform the Shakespearean text. The symbiotic relationship of Shakespeare and film.

Course approved for General Education literature requirement.

SECCN DÍAS HORARIO SALÓN PROFESOR CUPO

001

LW

8:30 – 9:50 AM P-106 Mark Pedreira

20

002

LW

10:00 – 11:20 PM P-106 Mark Pedreira

20

 

INGL 4049 – Special Topics in Caribbean Literature and Culture               (3 crs.) Prerequisite: None.

A specialized topics course on Caribbean society and literary expression, featuring analysis of literature and other areas such as film, history, music, politics, performance, religion, or popular culture. Topics vary per semester. Course can be taken up to three times when different themes are covered.

Course approved for General Education literature requirement.

SECCN DÍAS HORARIO SALÓN PROFESOR CUPO

001

MJ

2:30 – 3:50 PM LPM-214B Francisco Mojica

20

002

V

9:00 – 11:50 PM LPM-308 Maria Quintero

20

 

INGL 4055 – Film and/as Literature  (3 crs.) Prerequisite: None.

A study of the close relationship between film and literature. Examination of  literary texts followed by viewing of screen versions and discussion of technique, differences between mediums, changes in the filmic interpretation and effectiveness. Writers who are influenced by film or write screenplays will be included.

Course approved for General Education literature requirement.

SECCN DÍAS HORARIO SALÓN PROFESOR CUPO

0U1

M

4:00 – 6:50 PM P-106 Lynette Cintrón

20

 

INGL 4127 – The Politics of Representation in American Film and Literature  (3 crs.) Prerequisite: None

A historical survey of the images made in American film of ethnicity, gender, and/or race, from the opening of the 20th century to the present.

Course Approved for General Education literature

SECCN DÍAS HORARIO SALÓN PROFESOR CUPO
0U1

J

4:00 – 6:50 PM P-106 Lynette Cintrón

20

  *Este curso no se repetirá en el Seg Semestre 2019-2020.  

 

INGL 4145 – Family Communication   (3 crs.) Prerequisite: Level 4 or 5 on English Department Placement Test; Advanced Placement in English

Provides and overview of the family as a communication system, focusing on issues related to family interaction  and functioning.    Readings and  discussion  address marital,  parent-child, sibling, and inter-generational interactions and relationships.  Explores processes involved in family communication (managing openness, conflict, social support, intimacy, decision-making, environmental and cultural factors, etc.) and issues facing families of the new millennium.

 

SECCN

DÍAS HORARIO SALÓN PROFESOR CUPO

0U1

V

9:00 –  11:50 AM   Mirerza González

18

 

INGL 4205 – The Study of Language: Introduction to Linguistics            (3 crs.) Prerequisite: None.

Contemporary  linguistic  theory.  Includes  phonetics  and  phonology,  morphology,  syntax, discourse analysis, as well as language variation and change.

SECCN DÍAS HORARIO SALÓN PROFESOR CUPO

0U1

V

1:00 – 3:50 PM LPM-214B Ann Albuyeh

18

 

INGL 4206 – The Grammar of Modern English: Sentence and Clause Structure  (3 crs.) Prerequisite: None.

Syntactic analysis of constituent structure of English, proceeding from the simple sentence to the complex, including the noun phrase, adjective clause, noun clause, gerund and infinitive phrases, and compound structures.

SECCN DÍAS HORARIO SALÓN PROFESOR CUPO

0U1

MJ

10:00 – 11:20 AM LPM-212 Marlene Aponte

20

 

INGL 4215 – Twentieth-Century Fiction from 1940   (3 crs.) Prerequisites: None.

Study of novelists and short story writers from 1940 to the present. Includes British, American and other English-language literatures.

SECCN DÍAS HORARIO SALÓN PROFESOR CUPO

0U1

J

4:00 – 6:50 PM LPM-212 Rick Swope

20

*Este curso no se repetirá en el Seg Semestre 2019-2020  

 

Course approved for General Education literature requirement.

INGL 4217 – Twentieth-Century Drama from 1940  (3 crs.) Prerequisites: None.

Study of representative plays from 1940 to the present. Includes British, American and other English-language literatures.

SECCN DÍAS HORARIO SALÓN PROFESOR CUPO

0U1

MJ

2:30 – 3:50 PM LPM-212 James Conlan

20

*Este curso no se repetirá en el Seg Semestre 2019-2020  

 

Course approved for General Education literature requirement.

INGL 4218 – American Literature and “The American Dream”  Prerequisites: None

Study of the growth and decline of faith in the American Dream. The traditional values of American society as reflected in its literature.

Course approved for General Education literature requirement.

SECCN DÍAS HORARIO SALÓN PROFESOR CUPO

0U1

MJ

11:30 – 12:50 PM P-106 Madeleine Vala

20

*Este curso no se repetirá en el Seg Semestre 2019-2020.  

 

INGL 4230 – Introduction to Human Communication Research                 (3 crs.) Prerequisite: None.

Introduction to the theoretical and practical concerns underlying procedures most commonly used in human communication research.

SECCN DÍAS HORARIO SALÓN PROFESOR CUPO

0U1

LW

2:30 – 3:50 PM LPM-212 Janet MacLennan

20

*Este curso no se repetirá en el Seg Semestre 2019-2020.
INGL 4256 – U.S. Latino/a Literature    (3 crs.) Prerequisite: None.

A study of the literature produced by Latino/a writers in the United States and its contribution to a multifaceted American literary tradition. From a transnational perspective, the course explores themes and issues found in the texts, and critically analyzes the historical, cultural, social, and political contexts in which they are produced.

Course approved for General Education literature requirement.

SECCN DÍAS HORARIO SALÓN PROFESOR CUPO

001

LW

8:30 – 9:50 AM LPM-212 Carmen H. Rivera

20

002

LW

10:00 – 11:20 AM LPM-212 Carmen H. Rivera

20

 

INGL 4505 –Disability Studies and the Humanities*   (3 crs) Prerequisite: None

An interdisciplinary course that examines disability through the Humanities from several cultural perspectives. Study of how the artistic, literary, cinematic, and performative imagination engages with disability issues and lived experiences through autobiography, auto-ethnography, essays, short stories, poetry, dramatic plays, novels, films, dance, photography, and other visual arts.

 

SECCN

DÍAS HORARIO SALÓN PROFESOR CUPO

0U1

V

9:00 – 11:50 AM P-106 Loretta Collins

20

*Este curso no se repetirá en el Seg Semestre 2019-2020.