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CONTACT US

English Department
209.946.2121
First Floor, Wendell Phillips Center
Amy Smith
Department Chair
College of the Pacific
asmith@pacific.edu

Learning Outcomes

The following list of Learning Outcomes provides a broad overview of the skills and knowledge that students majoring in the department are expected acquire

Goals

Outcomes
Students should be able to:

Communication

Skills

Formulate a thesis, construct arguments, and develop professional and creative writing skills.

Successfully adapt their communication styles to the occasion, task, and audience.

Critical

Analysis

Analyze critically literary and cultural texts.

Demonstrate awareness of the history or cultural context of literature in English.

Evaluate literature in comparative terms.