Portland Community College | Portland, Oregon

Explores fiction, creative non-fiction, poetry, drama, myth, and other texts from Latin America. Includes works from many cultures and ethnicities from Latin America, including indigenous peoples. All readings are in English. Prerequisite: WR 115 and RD 115 or equivalent placement test scores. Audit available.  (For detailed information, see the Course Content and Outcome Guide ).


Distance Education: Web Course Information

CRN 33915

From the Instructor:
Welcome to the course information page for English 213! I am looking forward to exploring Latin American literature with all of you. You can expect to write about the literature we are reading, exploring themes through weekly discussions, and taking short reading comprehension quizzes.
Course Specific Requirements:
For this class, you'll need to purchase the anthology Latino Boom and the novels Bless Me, Ultima by Rudolfo Anaya and The Brief, Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao by Junot Diaz. These books will be available in the Rock Creek campus bookstore (but probably are cheaper used off of Amazon or other online book sellers). YOU MUST HAVE YOUR ANTHOLOGY BY THE FIRST DAY OF CLASS.
Web Technical Requirements:
Please be sure to read the Technical Requirements for this delivery mode.
Students with Disabilities:
Students with disabilities should notify their instructor if accommodations are needed to take this class. For information about technologies that help people with disabilities in taking Web based distance learning classes please visit the Office for Students with Disabilities website.
Web Prerequisite | Start Guide for Online Learners:
Before you take your first online class at PCC, you must complete the start guide for online learners. The start guide will help you decide if online classes are right for you. Once you complete the start guide, you will be eligible to register for online classes. To learn more, go to http://www.pcc.edu/osg
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CRN Campus / Bldg / Rm Time Days Dates
33915 WEB » - 20-Jun-2016 thru 13-Aug-2016
Instructor: Elissa E Rust
Tuition: credit Fees: $20.00
For information, contact Rock Creek