College of Language, Culture and Arts

English
BYUH Box #1964, 55-220 Kulanui Street, Laie, HI 96762, USA
808-675-3797, (fax) 808-675-3662, petersok@byuh.edu


Mission Statement

“Through a prolonged encounter with the humanizing forces of language and literature, graduate English majors should be more conscious of themselves, their nature, their values, their traditions, and the English language, and thus be prepared to fulfill  leadership responsibilities and contribute to their communities through numerous career avenues, including graduate education.”

Outcomes
  1. Comprehend and reflect upon the intellectual, moral, and aesthetic value and richness of literary texts.
  2. Learn about and engage in informed discourse and debate about selected works of literature, criticism, and theory.
  3. Find, analyze, evaluate, and assimilate new information related to the field of English studies.
  4. Compose, revise, critique, and refine persuasive critical papers in edited English.
  5. Communicate in a clear, concise, and convincing manner in public and professional settings.
  6. Understand, organize, integrate, and document successfully data from primary and secondary sources.
  7. Work effectively with people from a wide variety of cultural backgrounds.
Matrices
Order Description Content Links Files
1 English_Major_Matrix-complete.pdf --- --- English_Major_Matrix-complete.pdf
Syllabi
Order Description Content Links Files
1 ENG 101H, Winter 2014, Ned B. Williams --- --- ENG 101H, Winter 2014, Ned B. Williams.docx
2 ENG 201, Winter 2014, Megan Naihe --- --- ENG 201, Winter 2014, Megan Naihe.docx
3 ENG 201, Winter 2014, Stephanie Robertson --- --- ENG 201, Winter 2014, Stephanie Robertson.doc
4 ENG 251, Winter 2014, Ned B. Williams --- --- ENG 251, Winter 2014, Ned B. Williams.docx
5 ENG 315, Winter 2014, Randal Allred --- --- ENG 315, Winter 2014, Randal Allred.doc
6 ENG 362, Winter 2014, Randal Allred --- --- ENG 362, Winter 2014, Randal Allred.docx
7 ENG 363, Winter 2014, Ned B. Williams --- --- ENG 363, Winter 2014, Ned B. Williams.docx
8 ENG 101 Winter Zeb Weeks --- --- ENG 101 Winter Zeb Weeks.pdf
9 ENG 101 Fall 2012 Keith Peterson --- --- ENG 101 Fall 2012 Keith Peterson.pdf
10 ENG 101H Fall 2012 Ned B. Williams --- --- ENG 101H Fall 2012 Ned B. Williams.pdf
11 ENG 201 Winter 2013 Stephanie Robertson --- --- ENG 201 Winter 2013 Stephanie Robertson.pdf
12 ENG 218 Fall 2013 Joe Plicka --- --- Introduction to Creative Writing
13 ENGL 251 Winter 2012 Ned B. Williams --- --- Fundamentals of Literature
14 ENG 315-90 Winter 2013 Keith Perterson --- --- ENG 315-90 Winter 2013 Keith Perterson.pdf
15 ENG 318 Winter 2013 Joe Plicka --- --- Advanced Creative Writing
16 ENG 321 Winter 2012 Sanoma Goodwill --- --- Eng321 for Fall 2012 Grammar Syllabus.doc
17 ENG 341 Stephen Hancock --- --- World Literatures in English
18 ENG 342 Spring 2011 AnnaMarie Christiansen --- --- Christiansen's 342 for Spring 2011.doc
19 ENG 343 Summer 2011 Sherman Han --- --- Asian Literature in Translation
20 ENG 351 Spring 2011 Ned B. Williams --- --- Literary Criticism and Theory
21 ENG 361 Fall 2011 Randal Allred --- --- American Literature From the Beginnings to Mid-Nineteenth Century
22 ENG 362 Winter 2012 Randal Allred --- --- American Literature, 1861-1914
23 ENG 363 Winter 2012 --- --- American Literature 1914-1965
24 ENG 364 Fall 2012 Ned B. Williams --- --- ENG 364 Fall 2012 Ned B. Williams.pdf
25 ENG 371 2012 Davis Patrick View --- Medieval English Literature
26 ENG 372 Fall 2011 Patricia Davis Patrick --- --- English Literature From 1500 To 1660: The Renaissance Period
27 ENG 373 Winter 2012 Keith Peterson View --- Restoration and 18th-Century British Literature
28 ENG 374 Summer 2012 Sherman Han --- --- ENG 374 Summer 2012 Sherman Han.pdf
29 ENG 375 Fall 2010 Sherman Han --- --- English Literature from 1832-1890: The Victorian Age
30 ENG 376 Stehen Hancock --- --- English Literature from 1890 to the Present
31 ENG 382 Fall 2013 Keith Peterson --- --- Eng382Syllabus for Fall 2013.doc
32 ENG 395R Fall 2009 Michael Marler --- --- Marler's_395R_for_Fall_2009.doc
33 ENG 418 Fall 2012 Myrna Dee Marler --- --- Writing for Publication
34 ENG 420 Winter 2011 Myrna Dee Marler --- --- Adolescent Literature
35 ENG 421 Spring 2011 Sanoma Goodwill --- --- History of the English Language
36 ENG 490 Fall 2011 Keith Peterson --- --- English Senior Seminar
37 ENG 201-91 Winter 2011 Emily Bradshaw --- --- ENG 201-91 Winter 2011 Emily Bradshaw.pdf
38 ENG 315 Fall 2012 Patricia Patrick --- --- ENG 315 Fall 2012 Patricia Patrick.pdf
39 ENG 315 Winter 2012 Sherman Han --- --- ENG 315 Winter 2012 Sherman Han.pdf
40 ENG 318 Winter 2012 Myrna Dee Marler --- --- Advanced Creative Writing
41 ENG 364 Fall 2009 Ned B. Williams --- --- American Literature 1914-1965
42 ENG 374 Summer 2011 Sherman Han --- --- English Literature from 1832-1890: The Victorian Age
Multi-Year Assessment Plans
Order Description Content Links Files
1 Multi-Year Assessment Plan 2011-2016 (Revised 2014) --- --- Multi-Year Assessment Plan 2011-2016 (Revised 2014)
Annual Assessment Plans
Academic Year Links Files
2019 - 2020 --- ---
2018 - 2019 --- ---
2017 - 2018 --- ---
2016 - 2017 --- ---
2015 - 2016 --- ---
2014 - 2015 --- English Assessment Plan 2014-2015
2013 - 2014 --- English Assessment Plan 2013-2014
2012 - 2013 --- English Assessment Plan 2012-2013
2011 - 2012 --- English Assessment Plan 2011-2012 revised
2010 - 2011 --- English Assessment Plan 2010-2011 at end of year
2009 - 2010 --- English Assessment Plan 2009-2010
2008 - 2009 --- ---
2007 - 2008 --- Englishassessmentplan2007-2008.doc
2006 - 2007 --- Englishassessmentplan2006-2007.doc
2005 - 2006 --- Englishassessmentplan2005-2006c.doc
2004 - 2005 --- Englishassessmentplan2004-2005-complete.pdf
2003 - 2004 --- ENGL2003-2004-final.pdf
2002 - 2003 --- BYUH Assessment Plan 2002-3b.pdf
2001 - 2002 --- ENGLISH Assessment Plan 2001-completed.doc
2000 - 2001 --- ---
Program Reviews
Self-Study Reports
Visit Year Description Content Links Files
2013 2013 English Self Study View --- 2013 English Self Study
--- Department Self-Assessment 2007 --- --- Self_Study_2007_English.pdf

Visit Schedules
Visit Year Description Content Links Files
20132013 English Review Team Report View --- 2013 English Review Team Report

Visit Team Members
  • Bernhardt, Stephen (Chair, Department of English, University of Delaware)
  • Beus, Yifen (Chair, International Cultural Studies, BYU-Hawaii)
  • Clark, Gregory (, , BYU)
  • Tueller, James (Chair, History, BYU-Hawaii)

Visit Team Documents
Visit Year Description Content Links Files
--- 2007 English Program Review Schedule --- --- Itinerary English On-Site Assessment March 29-30 2007.pdf
--- Department of English Review Team Report (April 2007) --- --- English2007ReviewTeamReport.pdf

Dean's Responses
Visit Year Description Content Links Files
--- Administration Response --- --- administration respose.doc

Quality Improvement Plans
Visit Year Description Content Links Files
--- Response to Visiting Team (English Dept.) --- --- Response to Draft Report April 2007.doc

Reflective Essays
Order Description Content Links Files
1 Comments on revising the mission statement and departmental outcomes --- --- Reflective Essay on Revised Department Outcomes and WASC Rating
Employees
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Sample Work
Order Description Links Files
1 Senior Thesis Sample 1 --- Senior Thesis Sample 1.doc
2 Senior Thesis Sample 2 --- Senior Thesis Sample 2.doc
3 Senior Thesis Sample 3 --- Senior Thesis Sample 3.doc
4 Senior Thesis Sample 4 --- Senior Thesis Sample 4.docx
5 Senior Thesis Sample 5 --- Senior Thesis Sample 5.docx
6 Senior Thesis Sample 6 --- Senior Thesis Sample 6.doc
7 Senior Thesis Sample 7 --- Senior Thesis Sample 7.doc
8 Senior Thesis Sample 8 --- Senior Thesis Sample 8.docx
9 Senior Thesis Sample 9 --- Senior Thesis Sample 9.doc
10 Senior Thesis Sample 10 --- Senior Thesis Sample 10.doc
11 Senior Thesis Sample 11 --- Senior Thesis Sample 11.doc
12 Senior Thesis Sample 12 --- Senior Thesis Sample 12.doc
13 Senior Thesis Sample 13 --- Senior Thesis Sample 13.docx
14 Senior Thesis Sample 14 --- Senior Thesis Sample 14.doc
15 Senior Thesis Sample 15 --- Senior Thesis Sample 15.docx
16 Senior Thesis Sample 16 --- Senior Thesis Sample 16.doc