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Course Descriptions for the English Studies & Communications Skills Department

ELIT2010 - The Study Of The Essay
Fall 2012

This course introduces students to the study of the historical origin and development of the essay as a genre through analysis of select essays written during the Renaissance, Reformation and Enlightenment (16th through 18th centuries) as well as essays by 19th century Romantic and Victorian authors. Students are also exposed to contemporary essays written in English from a variety of perspectives by a culturally diverse group of essayists. In addition, students learn fundamental rhetorical principles of invention, arrangement, and style in order to analyze the essays read for the course and to construct personal and scholarly essays.
Prerequisite: COSK1221
3 Credits

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ELIT2010-A The Study Of The Essay
23 Seats     Credits: 3 Days: R
Add  Add to Planner     Location: Moon Room:
    Time: 06:00-08:50 pm Instructor: Young
    Session: 1 (08/25 - 12/13/14) Term: Fall 2014
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      Prerequisite: COSK1221 or COSK1225
 

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