Study Abroad Program - Oxford, England



 

Spring 2017

March 20 - May 17





Jennifer Hedgecock has been an instructor at Saddleback College since 2003, and currently teaches composition, literature, and film. Previously, Dr. Hedgecock taught at the University of California, Irvine. She received her Ph.D. from Michigan State University, and studied at Oxford University, Trinity College while conducting research on the literary work of Thomas Hardy. In 2008, Cambria Press published her book The Femme Fatale in Victorian Literature which concentrates on the economic and social conditions of women in nineteenth-century England. Her publications in anthologies include “William Blake and the Road to Hell: The Cultural Iconoclasm of the Hells Angels” and “The Black Leather Motorcycle Queen.” Having lived abroad in Thetford, England, and studying under the tutelage of Professor Christopher Ricks at the University of Oxford, Dr. Hedgecock looks forward to introducing her students to the cultural experience of Oxford.


Important Dates



Classes at Saddleback Jan. 17 - Mar. 14, 2017
Departure Thursday, Mar. 15, 2017
Arrival at Oxford Friday, Mar. 16, 2017
Spring Break Apr. 13 - Apr. 23, 2017
Return Friday, May 19, 2017


Curriculum


First 8-week Courses (January 17 - March 14, 2017)


  • ENG 1B - Principles of Composition II (3 units)

Students may enroll in other first 8-week courses.


Second 8-week Courses Taught in Oxford (March 20 - May 17, 2017)


  • ENG 18 - Shakespeare's Tragedies (3 units)
  • HUM 1 - Introduction to Humanities (3 units)

Full-Semester Course (January 17 - May 17, 2017)


  • ENG 27A - Introduction to the Novel (3 units)

This course will be taught at Saddleback College from January 17 - March 14, and in Oxford from March 20 - May 17, 2017.

In order to participate, students must enroll in the sections of ENG 27A, ENG 18 & HUM 1 that are offered through the program; distance education may be an option. The program fee is $6,295 based upon an enrollment of 20 students. Please contact Jennifer Hedgecock for more information.




Information Meetings



Date
Time
Location
July 12, 2016 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. SSC 212
Sep. 6, 2016 5:00 - 6:30 p.m. SSC 212
Oct. 11, 2016 5:00 - 6:30 p.m. SSC 212
Nov. 8, 2016 5:00 - 6:30 p.m. SSC 212



Jennifer Hedgecock redman

English Department Professor
Office: BGS 207
Phone: (949) 582 - 4527
E-mail: jhedgecock@saddleback.edu