Syllabus engl2100 introduction to literature literature: an introduction to fiction, poetry, drama, and writing kennedy & gioia literature: craft and voice delbanco & chuese reading and writing about literature gardner & diaz literature and its writers charters & charters. This course is an introduction to reading and writing critically about literature in a variety of genres including short fiction, poetry, drama, and the novel course goals. The term “introduction to fiction” may seem daunting after all, fiction, storytelling, and narrative have been around for a long time ( the epic of gilgamesh—the oldest piece of narrative we have—is over 4,000 years old. You will learn the basics of vocabulary to equip you with the skills to think and write about literature and reading, grammar and syntax, and form and style this course will equip you with what you need to read and write about writing, but the course will go beyond that.
Course outcomes for english 111 after completing this class, students should be able to: demonstrate an increased level of comfort with the genres: poetry, drama, fiction. Gsu-1109 introduction to literature – 3 semester hours mdl only course description this course is a college-level introduction to literature in which the student will learn to think and react. 1 recall and interpret significant information on the syllabus 2 describe the historical contexts of american literature from european history.
An introduction to literature constitutes the study of artistic word-arrangements that fall within specific genre: fiction, poetry, and drama in our units on short fiction and poetry, we will take a f ormalist. Students will be able to respond to literature with facility, both orally and on paper, on important thematic considerations having to do with literary and historical milieu, culture, human responsibility. 2 students will demonstrate an understanding of periodization, theme, genre, motif, and so on, in literature, as evidenced in daily work and quizzes, course discussions, written assignments, and/or examinations. Hawkeye community college lr100t fall semester 2001 cherie post dargan, instructor introduction to literature syllabus course description: this course is designed to introduce the students to three genres. Iii course description : the content of this course stresses on the historical transition of philippine literature through representative compositions of different genres-short stories, poetry, plays and essays for literary absorption both for appreciation and for interpretative analysis to develop interest in the value of nationality in literature.
The syllabus is a living document and will be adjusted when necessary in the website to meet specific class needs there you will find activities listed for each week, requirements for assignments, the format and review sheets for exams, etc check the website regularly. Scholastic dishonesty: please review the section on scholastic dishonesty in the literature course syllabus students who cheat, plagiarize, etc, in introduction to literature, synonym 08276, will fail the course and be referred to the dean of students. A syllabus for teaching a particular aspect of literature and an accompanying rationale the syllabus should specify the purpose of the class, works to be read, assignments and other assessments. 1-16 of over 40,000 results for introduction to literature introduction to literature: reading and writing through the classics (excellence in literature) (volume 1) jul 26, 2017 by janice campbell paperback $2900 $ 29 00 prime free shipping on eligible orders in stock 5 out of 5 stars 1. Course syllabus course title this course is a basic introduction to the student of humanities using an interdisciplinary approach this course focuses upon central concepts and the fundamental nature of philosophy, architecture, literature, music, religion and art concepts from these disciplines are integrated with contemporary american.
Lit 150 – syllabus – intro to literature download each of you will give a 5-10 minute presentation on one author assigned on the syllabus, to be given in class to start the discussion of that author’s work literature is written by individuals with complex histories, so these presentations will give the class important background. View notes - intro to literature syllabus from literature 201 at claflin university english 201, introduction to literature department of english and foreign languages school of humanities and. Introduction to literature 7 lesson 1 writing lesson 11 literary terms look up the following terms in a dictionary or google them online please fill-in the term matching the following definitions from the choices. No country has a greater tradition of environmental philosophy and politics than germany the term “ecology” was coined in 19th-century germanythe german environmental movement.
If you would like to view a video introduction to this online course click here i am beginning to add some video comments on particular works i have placed the boldfaced words [video comment] where they appear in the syllabus. Course content & objectives welcome to introduction to literature the purpose be able to understand and apply gustav freytag's basic plot structure: exposition, rise in action, climax, fall in action, denouement. Syllabus for introduction to literature & composition part a text: introduction to literature & composition part a, published by 7sistershomeschoolcom this is the first semester of a two-semester course writing course includes short story (family narrative) writing and essay writing. Students should inform the instructor (unless the absence is due to an emergency) of such reasons, before the class should you miss a class for any reason, you are responsible for informing yourself as to what.
Reading and writing assignments: you will be given a separate syllabus that includes reading and writing assignment due dates please be prepared to discuss the literature either in small groups or as a whole class. Course summary this american literature syllabus resource & lesson plans course is a fully developed resource to help you organize and teach american literature. In this course students develop the ability to interpret, analyze, evaluate, and respond to ideas about literature students will explore the nature, structure, and form of poetry, short story and drama.