LIT 501G

Literary Criticism: Beginnings-1950

4 Graduate credits
Effective July 25, 2000 – Present

Graduation requirements this course fulfills

This course provides grounding in literary theories that have been expounded from antiquity down to the recent past. The course also covers applications of these theories to particular texts. Typical questions engaged include What is literary quality and how is it recognized? Does or should literature serve moral, social or political purposes? What is literature?


Learning outcomes