Elizabeth A. Simpson

Residential Faculty - English

English

Assistant Chair, Red Mountain

English

Office: RDM-P Palo Verde - Room: 243

480-654-7219

Office Hours

MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
7:30 AM - 10:45 AM12:30 PM - 1:30 PM7:30 AM - 10:45 AM12:30 PM - 1:30 PM 
    By appointment

Office hours as posted above, and by appointment.

Profile

B.A. English and French Ball State University, Muncie, IN

M.Ed--English Education, Arizona State University

ABD-Curriculum and Education, Arizona State University

Classes Taught

Spring 2019

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
32555
Red Mountain Campus
Lecture
01/15/2019 - 05/10/2019
TuTh
8:00 AM - 9:15 AM

Class Started

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

30792
Red Mountain Campus
Lecture
01/15/2019 - 05/10/2019
TuTh
9:30 AM - 10:45 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.

30796
Red Mountain Campus
Lecture
01/15/2019 - 05/10/2019
TuTh
11:00 AM - 12:15 PM

Class Started

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

ENH255 Contemporary U.S. Literature and Film 3 Credits
Strengths and weaknesses of literature and film. Challenges of adapting literature to film. Addressing racial, ethnic, gender, class and religious differences between cultures and mediums. Use of narrative in each medium and how it translates various cultural values and assumptions. Specific genres present in literature and film. Cultural metaphors and symbols used in literature and film.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in ENG101.
General Education Designations: Cultural Diversity in the US [C], Humanities, Fine Arts & Design [HU], Literacy & Critical Inquiry [L] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
35791
Red Mountain Campus
Lecture
01/14/2019 - 05/10/2019
MoWe
11:00 AM - 12:15 PM

Class Started

ENH295 Banned Books and Censorship 3 Credits
History, motivations, and effects of censorship in a democratic society. Censorship and book banning as a method of silencing diverse voices. Critical analysis of banned or challenged literature for children and adults. Prerequisites: None.
General Education Designations: Cultural Diversity in the US [C], Humanities, Fine Arts & Design [HU] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
30876
Dobson Campus
Lecture
01/14/2019 - 05/10/2019

Closed

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
17058
Dobson Campus
Lecture
07/01/2019 - 08/01/2019

Open

20 of 24
Seats Available

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
24691
Red Mountain Campus
Lecture
08/19/2019 - 12/13/2019
MoWe
9:30 AM - 10:45 AM

Open

18 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.

24715
Red Mountain Campus
Lecture
08/20/2019 - 12/13/2019
TuTh
8:00 AM - 9:15 AM

Open

18 of 20
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.

24893
Red Mountain Campus
Lecture
08/20/2019 - 12/13/2019
TuTh
9:30 AM - 10:45 AM

Open

7 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.

24721
Red Mountain Campus
Lecture
08/20/2019 - 12/13/2019
TuTh
11:00 AM - 12:15 PM

Open

14 of 25
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.

ENH295 Banned Books and Censorship 3 Credits
History, motivations, and effects of censorship in a democratic society. Censorship and book banning as a method of silencing diverse voices. Critical analysis of banned or challenged literature for children and adults. Prerequisites: None.
General Education Designations: Cultural Diversity in the US [C], Humanities, Fine Arts & Design [HU] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
38533
Red Mountain Campus
Lecture
08/19/2019 - 12/13/2019
MoWe
8:00 AM - 9:15 AM

Open

11 of 20
Seats Available

Degrees & Awards

Phi Theta Kappa Mentor-- 2010, 2011

Arizona Master Teacher 2011, 2012

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