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2019-2020 Archived Catalog 
2019-2020 Archived Catalog

ENGL-221 Introduction to Literature

Credits 3 / 3 Contact Hours
Pre-requisite: Placement into RDNG-030 (ACSR-030), completion of ELAP-110 with a minimum grade of 2.0, or successful completion of RDNG-016 or ACLT-074 with a minimum grade of 3.0. Pre-requisite: Successful completion of ENGL-101  or ENGL-103  with a grade of 2.0 or higher.
This course provides an introduction to a variety of literary styles and themes and explains writing forms such as drama fiction nonfiction and poetry. Selections include a variety of authors countries and periods.

Course Outcomes
1. Better understand a variety of literary forms and genres 2. Better understand the practice and purposes of careful analytical reading; recognize literary qualities and intellectual contributions of many writers 3. Use writing to explore and demonstrate understanding of literature and culture 4. Use discussions to explore your own and others’ views and to contribute positively to the work of the class