ELIT2055-D World Literature    (Spring 2011)

Course Details
Course Description
About The Instructor

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Course Details

Section "D" of this course is part of the Study Abroad Opportunities for the Spring 2011 semester. The course will be offered on site in Prague, Czech Republic May 15-June 3, 2011. In preparation for the trip, the course will meet during the Spring 2011 semester, exact dates to be announced by the professor. Cost for airfare, housing, etc. are additional. If you are interested in taking this course, contact the Office of International Programs and Services at 412-397-2151 or email at internationaloffice@rmu.edu.

Session, Dates: 1 (01/10/2011 - 04/30/2011)

Days: APPT

Time: -

Location: Moon Campus

Room:

Seats Available: APPT

Credits: 3

Course Description

This course examines ancient and modern texts from a variety of cultures. This course teaches students the process of close reading, analysis, and interpretation of literature and invites students to make connections between literature and their experiences. The course stresses in-depth reading and concentrates on the interrelationships of literary works and the social and cultural values and beliefs reflected in and affected by those works. Some attention is given to the terminology basic to literary study and to the place of literature in a well-rounded education. The course is designed for students without prior coursework in literature.

Prerequisite: COSK1221

About The Instructor

Jay S. Carson, D.A.
Part Time Faculty
 Computer and Information Systems

carson@rmu.edu
412-397-2167 phone
412-397-2481 fax
Wheatley Center 317

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For additional course information, First Class requirements, syllabus, etc., check the About The Instructor section for a link to a Faculty Website.



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