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ENGL-221 - English Literature 18/19th Century - 3.00 Credits

ENGL-221 - English Literature 18/19th Century - 3.00 Credits

Course Details
Surveys the Augustan, Romantic, and Victorian periods of English literature. Second year students will be introduced to the major themes and forms of these periods, as well as how literature reflects/affects the social reality and ideology of its time.
Part of the:
  • Prerequisites : ENGL 110, ENGL 111, or permission of instructor.
    Course Outline
    Instructors Qualifications: Relevant Master's Degree.
    Office Hours: 1.5 Per Week
    Contact Hours: 45
    Student Evaluation
    Assignments 50 - 70%, Final 30 - 50%, Total 100 %. Grading procedures follow NVIT policy.
    Learning Outcomes: Upon successful completion of this course students should demonstrate knowledge, skills, and/or attitudes in the following:
  • proficiency in integral research writing tasks, such as the summary, abstract, proposal, review of research, formal outline, and critical research paper;

  • integrate a variety of documentary sources with the student’s own thinking;

  • proficiency at critically reading, analyzing and evaluating both primary and secondary sources in order to interpret and responsibly manage facts, statistics, inferences, expert opinions, lay opinions, and value judgments related to selected authors and readings;

  • compose essays that demonstrate critical thinking skills; and

  • display written and verbal understanding of the key theories and perspectives to which they have been introduced and be able to explain the similarities and differences between them.
  • Text and Materials:
  • Norton Anthology of English Literature, Vol. II.
  • Other Resources:
    Transfer Credits: For more information visit: www.bctransferguide.ca
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