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ENG 170: Introduction to Literature: Short Story and Novel

Students explore short stories and the novel as they provide blueprints for living, self-discovery, and recreation. Students will be introduced to the elements of fiction, various literary genres and their cultural, historical contexts. They will be given a literary vocabulary to use in assessing the value of literary works. Students will be expected to analyze fiction critically in class discussions and through formal and informal writings. Specially designated sections of the course may be devoted to special topics such as mystery, war, westerns, women's issues, popular fiction, etc.

Level I Prereq: Academic Reading and Writing Levels of 6

Credits
3
Lecture Hours
45
Clinical Hours
0
Lab Hours
0
Other Hours
0
Total Hours
45

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