ENGL& 245 : American Literature II

Theme-based study of selected masterpieces of American literature in context. (H)


ENGL& 101 or permission of instructor.

Course Outcomes

  1. Read works of American literature that connect through a specific theme.
  2. Analyze and discuss works of American literature in relation to major historical events.
  3. Explain the cultural and political contexts for works of American literature.
  4. Demonstrate effectively, in writing, knowledge and understanding of assigned readings and the theme that connects them.
  5. Demonstrate ability to effectively conduct research related to course readings and themes.
  6. Demonstrate appropriate vocabulary/terminology in regards to literary analysis.