Mary Aldridge, Ph.D.

Residential Faculty - English Composition

English

World Languages

Office: LA 3 - Room: 14

480-461-7361

Office Hours

MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM11:00 AM - 12:00 PM10:00 AM - 11:00 AM6:00 PM - 7:00 PM10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
   

Online

 

Classes Taught

Spring 2020

ENG111 Technical and Professional Writing 3 Credits
Covers analyzing, planning, organizing, researching, and writing correspondence, reports, and presentations for specific work-related audiences. Includes integrating data and graphics into work-related documents and presentations.
Prerequisites: ENG101 with a grade of C, or better, or permission of Instructor.
General Education Designations: Literacy & Critical Inquiry [L] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
25575
Dobson Campus
Lecture
01/13/2020 - 05/08/2020

Class Started

Notes: Class 25575 Online classes are conducted exclusively via the Internet. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on www.mesacc.edu/elearning/get-started for additional information. Students may contact instructor at: mary.aldrige@mesacc.edu

ENH222 Survey Of English Literature After 1800 3 Credits
Emphasizes the social and political backgrounds as well as the form and content of English literature in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in ENG101, or ENG107, or equivalent.
General Education Designations: Historical Awareness [H], Humanities, Fine Arts & Design [HU] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
27570
Dobson Campus
Lecture
01/13/2020 - 05/08/2020
MoWe
11:00 AM - 11:50 AM

Class Started

Notes: Class 27570 Hybrid classes combine reduced, regularly scheduled classroom meetings with required learning activities conducted via the Internet. Students enrolling in a hybrid class acknowledge they already possess the skills described in the Minimum Computer and Technology Requirements at www.mesacc.edu/elearning/get-started. Students may contact instructor at: mary.aldridge@mesacc.edu

FRE102 Elementary French II 4 Credits
Continued study of grammar and vocabulary of the French language along with the study of French culture. Emphasis on speaking, listening, reading and writing skills.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in FRE101, or FRE101AA, or permission of Department or Division. Completion of prerequisites within the last three years is required.
General Education Designations: Global Awareness [G] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
37726
Dobson Campus
Lecture
01/14/2020 - 05/08/2020
Tu
5:45 PM - 7:30 PM

Class Started

Notes: Class 37726 Hybrid classes combine reduced, regularly scheduled classroom meetings with required learning activities conducted via the Internet. Students enrolling in a hybrid class acknowledge they already possess the skills described in the Minimum Computer and Technology Requirements at www.mesacc.edu/elearning/get-started. Students may contact instructor at: mary.aldridge@mesacc.edu

25845
Dobson Campus
Lecture
01/16/2020 - 05/08/2020
Th
10:30 AM - 12:10 PM

Class Started

Notes: Class 25845 Hybrid classes combine reduced, regularly scheduled classroom meetings with required learning activities conducted via the Internet. Students enrolling in a hybrid class acknowledge they already possess the skills described in the Minimum Computer and Technology Requirements at www.mesacc.edu/elearning/get-started. Students may contact instructor at: mary.aldridge@mesacc.edu

HUM209 Women and Films 3 Credits
Analysis of images of women in films from both historical and contemporary perspectives. Prerequisites: None.
General Education Designations: Cultural Diversity in the US [C], Humanities, Fine Arts & Design [HU] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
36218
Dobson Campus
Lecture
01/13/2020 - 05/08/2020

Closed

Notes: Class 36218 Online classes are conducted exclusively via the Internet. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on www.mesacc.edu/elearning/get-started for additional information. Students may contact instructor at: mary.aldridge@mesacc.edu

Summer 2020

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.
General Education Designations: First-Year Composition [FYC] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
17090
Dobson Campus
Lecture
05/26/2020 - 06/25/2020

Closed

Notes: Class 17090 Online classes are conducted exclusively via the Internet. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on www.mesacc.edu/elearning/get-started for additional information. Students may contact instructor at: mary.aldridge@mesacc.edu

17113
Dobson Campus
Lecture
06/29/2020 - 07/30/2020

Open

18 of 24
Seats Available

Notes: Class 17113 Online classes are conducted exclusively via the Internet. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on www.mesacc.edu/elearning/get-started for additional information. Students may contact instructor at: mary.aldridge@mesacc.edu

ENG217 Personal and Exploratory Writing 3 Credits
Using writing to explore one's self and the world one lives in; emphasis on journal writing as a source and inspiration for public writing.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in ENG101, or ENG107, or equivalent.
General Education Designations: Literacy & Critical Inquiry [L] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
17098
Dobson Campus
Lecture
05/26/2020 - 06/25/2020

Open

12 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: Class 17098 Online classes are conducted exclusively via the Internet. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on www.mesacc.edu/elearning/get-started for additional information. Students may contact instructor at: mary.aldridge@mesacc.edu

Fall 2020

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 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
33692
Dobson Campus
Lecture
08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020
MoWe
9:00 AM - 10:15 AM

Open

18 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: Class 33692: Honors Program only. Please contact the Honors Office at 480-461-7079 for more information to register.

Additional 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
33772
Dobson Campus
Lecture
08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020

Open

24 of 24
Seats Available

Notes: Class 33772 Online classes are conducted exclusively via the Internet. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on www.mesacc.edu/elearning/get-started for additional information. Students may contact instructor at: mary.aldridge@mesacc.edu

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

HUM107 Humanities Through the Arts 3 Credits
Introduction to humanities including film, drama, music, literature, painting, sculpture, and architecture. Prerequisites: None.
General Education Designations: Humanities, Fine Arts & Design [HU] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
33823
Dobson Campus
Lecture
08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020
MoWe
10:30 AM - 11:45 AM

Open

24 of 25
Seats Available

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
35215
Dobson Campus
Lecture
08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020

Open

8 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: Honors Program Only

MCC directories are not to be used for commercial or political solicitation of college employees by mail, email or telephone. MCC treats all student information as confidential.