Current Courses

Computer Writing Classrooms host a variety of courses connected to Florida State’s English department and involve a wide array of faculty, staff, and student in all levels undergraduate and graduate work. The following courses are currently being offered in our Computer Writing Classrooms.


Spring 2016

General Education Courses:

ENC 2135: Research, Genre, and Context

Upper Level English Courses:

AML 3041 American Authors Since 1875

CRW 3311 Poetic Technique

ENC 3021 Rhetoric

ENC 3416 Writing and Editing in Print and Online

ENC 4212 Editing Manuscripts, Documents, and Reports

ENC 4218: Visual Rhetoric

ENC 4311 Advanced Article and Essay Workshop

ENC 4352 Editing Workshop

ENC 4404 Advanced Writing and Editing

ENG 3803 History of Text Technologies

ENG 4815 What is a Text?

ENL 3334 Introduction to Shakespeare

LIT 2020 Introduction to the Short Story

Graduate Level English Courses:

ENC 5217 Topics in Editing

ENC 5700 Theories of Composition

ENG 5138 Studies in Film


Fall 2015

General Education Courses:

ENC 1101: Freshman Writing and Rhetoric

ENC 2135: Research, Genre, and Context

Upper Level English Courses

AML 2010: American Authors to 1875

ENC 3021: Rhetoric

ENC 3310: Article and Essay

ENC 3416: Writing and Editing in Print and Online

ENC 4212: Editing Manuscripts, Documents, and Reports

ENC 4218: Visual Rhetoric

ENC 4352: Editing Workshop

ENG 3600: Hollywood Cinema

ENG 3803: History of Text Technologies

ENG 4020: Rhetorical Theory and Practice

ENG 4815: What is a Text?

ENL 3334: Introduction to Shakespeare

LIT 2010: Introduction to Fiction

LIT 2020: The Short Story

Graduate Level English Courses

ENC 5217: Editing Documents, Manuscripts, and Reports

ENG 5933: Topics in English

  • Critical Race Theory in Composition Studies
  • Digital Revolution and Convergence Culture

Fall 2013

General Education Courses:

ENC 1101- Freshmen Writing and Rhetoric

ENC 1102- Freshmen Writing and Research

ENC 1145- Special Topics in Composition

  • Writing about Writing
  • Writing about Gossip and Gender
  • It’s Dangerous to go Alone! (Writing about Games)
  • Writing about Things We Don’t Talk About
  • Writing about Harry Potter and Pop Culture
  • Writing about Sports and Society

Upper Level English Courses

ENC 3021- Rhetoric (*laptop-ready classroom)

ENG 3310- Film Genres

ENC 3416- Writing and Editing in Print and Online (WEPO) (*laptop-ready classroom)

ENG 3803- History of Text Technologies

ENC 4020- Rhetorical Theory and Practice (*laptop-ready classroom)

ENG 4115- Film Theory

ENC 4212- Editing Manuscripts, Documents, and Reports

ENC 4218- Visual Rhetoric (*laptop-ready classroom)

ENC 4500- Theories of Composition

Graduate Level English Courses

ENG 5028 - Rhetorical Theory and Practice

ENC 5217- Editing Manuscripts, Documents, and Reports

ENC 5317- Article and Essay Workshop

ENG 5933- Digital Rhetoric and Convergence

ENG 5933- Writing Assessment in the Age of Technology


Fall 2012

General Education Courses:

ENC 1101 - Freshmen Writing and Rhetoric

ENC 1102 - Freshmen Writing and Research

ENC 1145 (21)- Writing about Writing

ENC 1145 (22)- Writing about Gender, Images, and Sight

ENC 1145 (16)- Writing about Politics of Race, Gender, and Sexuality in Sports

ENC 1145 (4)- Writing about Harry Potter

Upper Level English Courses:

ENC 3021- Rhetoric

ENC 3416- Writing and Editing in Print and Online (WEPO)

ENC 4500- Theories of Composition

ENC 4218- Visual Rhetoric

ENC 4212- Editing Manuals, Documents, and Reports

ENG 4816- Introduction to Digital Humanities

ENG 4020- Rhetorical Theory and Practice

ENG 4815- What is a Text?

ENG 4834- Issues in Publishing

CRW 4120- Advanced Fiction Workshop

Graduate Courses:

ENC 5700- Theories of Composition

ENC 5217- Line Editing

ENG 5801- History of Texts and Technologies

ENG 5933- Visual Rhetoric

ENG 5933- Woolf and Modernity

ENL 5276- Studies in 20th Century British Literature

CRW 5331- Poetry Workshop

CRW 5130- Graduate Fiction Workshop


Spring 2011

General Education Courses:

ENC 1101 - Freshmen Writing and Rhetoric

ENC 1102 - Freshmen Writing and Research

ENC 1145 - Freshmen Composition: Special Topics

Upper Level English Courses:

ENC 4500 - Theories of Composition

ENC 4404 - Advanced Writing and Editing

ENC 4311 - Advanced Article and Essay Workshop

ENC 5217 - Designing and Editing Newsletters

ENC 3416 - Writing and Editing in Print and Online (*laptop-ready classroom)

ENG 3804 - History of the Illustrated Text (*laptop-ready classroom)

ENG 4020 - Rhetorical Theory and Practice (*laptop-ready classroom)

ENG 4815 - What is a Text (*laptop-ready classroom)

ENG 4834 - Issues in Publishing (*laptop-ready classroom)

Graduate Courses:

ENG 5720 - Research Methods in Rhetoric and Composition

ENC 5700 - Theories of Composition(*laptop-ready classroom)

ENG 5933 - Digital Humanities (*laptop-ready classroom)


Spring 2011

General Education Courses:

ENC 1101 - Freshmen Writing and Rhetoric

ENC 1102 - Freshmen Writing and Research

ENC 1145 - Freshmen Composition: Writing about Star Trek and Doctor Who (Transatlantic perspectives on the Intergalactic)

Upper Level English Courses:

ENC 4500 - Theories of Composition

ENC 4404 - Advanced Writing and Editing

ENC 4311 - Advanced Article and Essay Workshop

ENC 5217 - Designing and Editing Newsletters

ENC 3416 - Writing and Editing in Print and Online (*laptop-ready classroom)

ENG 3804 - History of the Illustrated Text (*laptop-ready classroom)

ENG 4020 - Rhetorical Theory and Practice (*laptop-ready classroom)

ENG 4815 - What is a Text (*laptop-ready classroom)

ENG 4834 - Issues in Publishing (*laptop-ready classroom)

Graduate Courses:

ENG 5720 - Research Methods in Rhetoric and Composition

ENC 5700 - Theories of Composition(*laptop-ready classroom)

ENG 5933 - Digital Humanities (*laptop-ready classroom)


Fall 2010

General Education Courses:

ENC 1101 - Freshmen Writing and Rhetoric

ENC 1102 - Freshmen Writing and Research

Upper Level English Courses:

ENC 4500 - Theories of Composition

ENC 4212 - Editing: Manuscripts, Documents, and Reports

CRW 3110 - Fiction Technique (*laptop-ready classroom)

ENC 3416 - Writing and Editing in Print and Online (*laptop-ready classroom)

ENC 4311 - Advanced Article and Essay Workshop (*laptop-ready classroom)

ENC 4404 - Advanced Writing and Editing (*laptop-ready classroom)

ENG 4932 - Media Studies (*laptop-ready classroom)

LIT 3043 - Modern Drama (*laptop-ready classroom)

Graduate Courses:

ENG 5933 - Visual Rhetoric


Spring 2010

General Education Courses:

ENC: 1102 – Freshmen Writing and Research

ENC 1145 – Freshmen Composition: From Timbuktu to Erykah Badu: Writing and researcher about location and identity

Upper Level English Courses:

ENC 4212 – Editing: Manuscripts, Documents, and Reports

ENC 5217 – Editing/Designing Newsletters

ENC 5217 – Electronic Editing

Graduate Courses:

ENC 5720 – Research Methods (Rhetoric and Composition)

ENG 3931 – Writing, Editing, and Publishing Online

ENC 4932 – Visual Rhetoric

ENG 5933 – African American Literacies


Fall 2009

General Education Courses:

ENC 1101 – Freshmen Writing and Rhetoric

ENC 1102 – Freshmen Writing and Research

ENC 1145 – Freshmen Composition: Writing about Radiohead, Atrocity, and the Role of the Artist

ENC 1145 – Freshmen Composition: Writing about Graphic Novels and Philosophy

Upper Level English Courses:

ENC 4212 – Editing: Manuscripts, Documents, and Reports

ENC 4311: Advanced Article & Essay Workshop

Graduate Courses:

ENC 4500 – Theories of Composition: Theories of literacy, grammar & correctness, process, invention, social issues, new media/digital

ENC 5217 – Editing/Designing Newsletters

ENG 3931 – Writing, Editing, and Publishing Online

ENG 4020—Rhetorical Theory and Practice: Rhetoric OF Pop-Culture and Digital Media

ENG 6939: Convergence Culture