Nov 11, 2019  
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Course Descriptions


SUNY Oneonta offers students more than 1,400 courses—from Accounting to Zoology—from over 25 separate departments. Requirements for majors and minors and course descriptions are listed under the departments that offer them; and these departments are arranged in alphabetical order. See the “Course Index” for details.

Please note that requirements, courses, and course descriptions are subject to change after publication of this catalog. Contact the appropriate departments for updated information. Also note that some course descriptions have been edited for clarity and consistency. Complete descriptions are available from the instructors or the departments concerned.

Key to Course Descriptions

Abbreviation   Meaning
(PACT)   Activity course in Health & Fitness
(LA)   Liberal Arts (course is a Liberal Arts offering)
SUSF   Sustainability Focused Courses
s.h.   Semester Hour(s)
SoS   Sophomore standing
JrS   Junior standing
SrS   Senior standing

Course Numbering System

001 - 099   No credit; usually developmental in nature.
100 - 199   Lower-division undergraduate-level courses.
200 - 299   Upper-division intermediate undergraduate-level courses.
300 - 499   Upper-division advanced courses.
500 - 699   Graduate-level courses.
 

English Literature

   •  ELIT 200 - English Literature – Beginnings to Early Renaissance 3 s.h.
   •  ELIT 201 - English Literature – Renaissance to 18th Century 3 s.h.
   •  ELIT 202 - English Literature – 18th Century to Present 3 s.h.
   •  ELIT 217 - 19th Century English Novel 3 s.h.
   •  ELIT 240 - Medieval English Literature 3 s.h.
   •  ELIT 241 - The English Renaissance 3 s.h.
   •  ELIT 243 - 18th-Century English Literature 3 s.h.
   •  ELIT 245 - British Writers of the Romantic Age 3 s.h.
   •  ELIT 246 - Victorian Literature 3 s.h.
   •  ELIT 247 - 20th-Century English Writers 3 s.h.
   •  ELIT 270 - Shakespeare 3 s.h.
   •  ELIT 272 - 17th-Century English Literature 3 s.h.
   •  ELIT 273 - Milton 3 s.h.
   •  ELIT 274 - Modern British Poets 3 s.h.
   •  ELIT 275 - Jane Austen 3 s.h.
   •  ELIT 287 - From Romance to Gothic 3 s.h.
   •  ELIT 294 - Special Topics in English Literature 3 s.h.
   •  ELIT 364 - Dickens 3 s.h.
   •  ELIT 370 - Chaucer 3 s.h.
   •  ELIT 371 - Shakespeare and Culture 3 s.h.
   •  ELIT 394 - Special Topics in English Literature 3 s.h.
   •  ELIT 399 - Independent Study in English Literature 1 s.h. - 6 s.h.