Semester Hours:3Fall, Spring
Introduction to college-level study of literature. Class readings are carefully selected to represent both the thousand-year history of English and its vibrant contemporary global influence. Readings include poetry, prose, and drama, and afford the opportunity to study various genres and types of writing in historical, political, and aesthetic contexts. The class emphasizes the skills needed to study literary art in college: close critical reading, analytical writing, and effective revision.
Prerequisite(s)/Course Notes: WSC 001 and minimum GPA of C-. May not be taken on a Pass/D+/D/Fail basis.