First-Generation Stories

Summer 2024 > Humanities & Social Sciences > ENGL.2760 > 081

Course No: ENGL.2760-081; SIS Class Nbr: 2044; SIS Term: 3340
Course Status: Open

Course Description

This course explores the stories of first-generation individuals, which includes both people who are first in their family to be born in a new country and individuals who are first in their family to go to college/university. Attending to the importance and the power of having a voice and using a voice, we will study the ways underrepresented authors of fiction and non-fiction are sharing their stories and carving out a place for first-generation voices not only to be heard, but to be recognized and appreciated for their richness and cultural contributions to American society.

Prerequisites, Notes & Instructor

  • Prerequisites: ENGL 1020 College Writing II, or permission of instructor.
  • Core Codes: DCA, COMMUNITY, LEADERSHIP
  • Credits: 3; Contact Hours: 3
  • Instructor: Tracy Michaels
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When Offered & Tuition

  • Online Course
  • 2024 Summer: May 13 to Jul 07
  • Course Level: Undergraduate
  • Tuition: $1155 | Pay as little as $ 587.50/mo for this course.
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  • Note: There is a $30 per semester registration fee for credit courses.

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