Charlie Morriss

Full Time Faculty - English

English

480-461-7514

Office Hours

MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
8:10 AM - 9:10 AM8:10 AM - 9:10 AM8:10 AM - 9:10 AM8:10 AM - 9:10 AM 

Online

Online

Online

Online

By appointmentBy appointmentBy appointmentBy appointment 

The office hours above are applicable to the 2019 summer semester. I am also available to meet with students by appointment at alternative times and locations. Please contact me via email to make arrangements. Students should also consider taking advantage of the  many resources MCC offers, such as the Learning Enhancement Center, the Academic Skills Center, and online tutoring via Canvas. These resources offer free, personalized tutoring and help. 

Profile

I teach ENG 101, 102, ENH 110, 255, HUM 205, 250, and 251. I teach in both face-to-face courses and in hybrid (blended) environments. I serve  on the American Indian Academic Advisory Committee and several MCC English Department committees.  

Classes Taught

Summer 2019

ENG101 First-Year Composition 3 Credits
Emphasis on rhetoric and composition with a focus on expository writing and understanding writing as a process. Establishing effective college-level writing strategies through four or more writing projects comprising at least 3,000 words in total.
Prerequisites: Appropriate writing placement test score, or a grade of "C" or better in ENG091 or ESL097.
General Education Designations: First-Year Composition [FYC] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
17048
Dobson Campus
Lecture
05/28/2019 - 06/27/2019
MoTuWeTh
9:10 AM - 11:10 AM

Class Started

ENH110 Introduction to Literature 3 Credits
Introduction to international literature through various forms of literary expression; e.g., poetry, drama, essay, biography, autobiography, short story, and novel. Provides a global overview of literature with special emphasis on diverse cultural contributions of women, African Americans, Asian Americans, Hispanic Americans, and Native Americans. Prerequisites: None.
General Education Designations: Cultural Diversity in the US [C], Humanities, Fine Arts & Design [HU] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
17049
Dobson Campus
Lecture
05/28/2019 - 06/27/2019
MoTuWeTh
11:20 AM - 1:20 PM

Class Started

Fall 2019

ENG101 First-Year Composition 3 Credits
Emphasis on rhetoric and composition with a focus on expository writing and understanding writing as a process. Establishing effective college-level writing strategies through four or more writing projects comprising at least 3,000 words in total.
Prerequisites: Appropriate writing placement test score, or a grade of "C" or better in ENG091 or ESL097.
Due to the possibility of last-minute schedule changes, students are encouraged to attend the first class meeting before purchasing the textbook.
General Education Designations: First-Year Composition [FYC] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
24680
Dobson Campus
Lecture
08/19/2019 - 12/13/2019
MoWeFr
8:00 AM - 8:50 AM

Closed

Notes: Due to the possibility of last-minute schedule changes, students are encouraged to attend the first class meeting before purchasing the textbook.

24881
Dobson Campus
Lecture
08/19/2019 - 12/13/2019
MoWeFr
9:00 AM - 9:50 AM

Open

2 of 24
Seats Available

Notes: Due to the possibility of last-minute schedule changes, students are encouraged to attend the first class meeting before purchasing the textbook.

24723
Dobson Campus
Lecture
08/20/2019 - 12/13/2019
TuTh
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM

Closed

Notes: Due to the possibility of last-minute schedule changes, students are encouraged to attend the first class meeting before purchasing the textbook.

ENG102 First-Year Composition 3 Credits
Emphasis on rhetoric and composition with a focus on persuasive, research-based writing and understanding writing as a process. Developing advanced college-level writing strategies through three or more writing projects comprising at least 4,000 words in total.
Prerequisites: Grade of C or better in ENG101.
Due to the possibility of last-minute schedule changes, students are encouraged to attend the first class meeting before purchasing the textbook.
General Education Designations: First-Year Composition [FYC] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
24764
Dobson Campus
Lecture
08/20/2019 - 12/13/2019
Tu
1:30 PM - 2:45 PM

Open

14 of 24
Seats Available

Notes: Due to the possibility of last-minute schedule changes, students are encouraged to attend the first class meeting before purchasing the textbook.

24820
Dobson Campus
Lecture
08/22/2019 - 12/13/2019
Th
1:30 PM - 2:45 PM

Open

14 of 24
Seats Available

Notes: Due to the possibility of last-minute schedule changes, students are encouraged to attend the first class meeting before purchasing the textbook.

HUM205 Introduction to Cinema 3 Credits
Survey of the history and development of the art of motion pictures, including criticism of aesthetic and technical elements. Prerequisites: None.
General Education Designations: Humanities, Fine Arts & Design [HU] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
24828
Dobson Campus
Lecture
08/19/2019 - 12/13/2019
MoWeFr
11:00 AM - 11:50 AM

Open

13 of 25
Seats Available

HUM250 Ideas and Values in the Humanities 3 Credits
An historical analysis of the interrelationships of art, architecture, literature, music, and philosophy from the early civilizations to the Renaissance, including western and non-western cultures.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in ENG101.
General Education Designations: Historical Awareness [H], Humanities, Fine Arts & Design [HU] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
24791
Dobson Campus
Lecture
08/19/2019 - 12/13/2019
MoWeFr
10:00 AM - 10:50 AM

Open

20 of 25
Seats Available

Degrees & Awards

MA Humanities, Prescott College (2011), BA Philosophy, summa cum laude, University of Arizona (2004). 

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