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Courses

Undergraduate students looking for Cultural Studies and Comparative Literature or Studies in Cinema and Media Culture courses have a wealth of options that can satisfy multiple catalog requirements, including diversity credits and writing-enhanced curriculums. Whether you appreciate the anonymity of a large lecture hall or the intimacy of a smaller, discussion-based seminar, the department offers classes in multiple formats to meet your learning style.

Below is a list of courses offered by the Cultural Studies & Comparative Literature department in the present and upcoming semesters. Course descriptions in our ClassInfo database provide more in-depth information about courses, expectations, and workload to give you a realistic understanding about what you will experience in the course.

  • CSCL 1001 - Introduction to Cultural Studies: Rhetoric, Power, Desire
  • CSCL 1101 - Literature
  • CSCL 1201W - Cinema (6 sections)
  • CSCL 1202W - Media: Word, Image, Sound (5 sections)
  • CSCL 1301W - Reading Culture: Theory and Practice
  • CSCL 1401W - Reading Literature: Theory and Practice (5 sections)
  • CSCL 1501W - Reading History: Theory and Practice (2 sections)
  • CSCL 1905 - Freshman Seminar
  • CSCL 3005 - Seminar in Critical Thought
  • CSCL 3172 - Music as Discourse
  • CSCL 3173W - The Rhetoric of Everyday Life (2 sections)
  • CSCL 3175 - Comedy: Text and Theory
  • CSCL 3177 - On Television (2 sections)
  • CSCL 3179 - Reading Literary Movements
  • CSCL 3321W - Theories of Culture
  • CSCL 3412W - Psychoanalysis and Literature Part I: The Essential Freud
  • CSCL 3456W - Sexuality and Culture (2 sections)
  • CSCL 3458W - The Body and the Politics of Representation (2 sections)
  • CSCL 3461 - Monsters, Robots, Cyborgs
  • CSCL 3465 - Aliens
  • CSCL 3771 - Basic Concepts of Literary Study
  • CSCL 3993 - Directed Study
  • CSCL 4944H - Honors Thesis
  • CSCL 4993 - Directed Study
  • CSCL 5555 - Introduction to Semiotics
  • CSCL 5666 - Film Music: Theory, History, Practice
  • CSCL 5993 - Directed Study