I. Catalog Course Description
Prerequisites: ENG102 or consent of instructor
Studies various forms of popular writing, e.g., best-sellers, the western, science fiction, fantasy, the detective story.
II: Course Objectives
Upon completion of this course the students should be able to:
- Read popular genera literature
- Understand the history and use of that genera within the greater context of literature, literary history, and criticism
- Learn and apply literary terms
- Learn and understand different methods of criticism and how those methods affect interpretation of the literature
- Think discuss and write critically about the literature
III: Course Linkage
This course addresses the following Student Learning Objectives of the General Education Mission by ensuring that successful students:
- Are able to demonstrate college level reading, writing, and oral communication skills.
- Possess adequate problem solving, creative reasoning, and critical thinking skills.
- Can engage in meaningful self assessments and work effectively with others.
- Utilize effective and efficient learning skills, including locating and evaluating sources of information.
- Have knowledge of the subject matter to a level that is appropriate to the emphasis of their degree.
- Develop and improve their creative abilities.
- Appreciate the need for continuing education and lifelong learning.
- Will succeed at transfer institutions.
Scheduled ENG-266 classes:
There are currently no ENG-266 classes scheduled for this term.