Welcome to Clark College's English Department. Our diverse faculty offer courses designed
to meet university transfer requirements, and to fulfill vocational/technical certification
through traditional, hybrid or online classes. In addition to pre-college and first-year
composition, our faculty offer courses in literature, humanities, creative writing,
and technical writing.
Comprehension and analysis of information combined with clear communication of opinions
and facts are crucial for citizenship, scholarship, and employment. In our face-to-face
classes, hybrid classes and online classes, Clark's English faculty, provide instruction
that helps each student improve literacy skills and appreciate how language helps
shape society and culture, and how various media and genres frame our communication.
Finally, English texts emphasize diversity and critical thinking because encountering
and engaging challenging materials prepares students for our increasingly diverse
Whether you want to fulfill a degree requirement, broaden your horizons, or just settle
down with some good books, we have classes to meet your needs. Consider taking our
sweeping survey courses to get a good background in American, British, or World Literature.
Explore specific genres by taking Folklore, Science Fiction, Mythology, Fiction, Poetry,
Drama, or the Novel. If you are interested in literatures of unique experiences or
populations, consider Women in Literature, Multi-ethnic Literature, and Queer Literature.
Our classes are offered at a variety of times to meet various scheduling needs, so
check out the catalog to get the best match for your interests and schedule.