ENG 251 : British Literature to 1800

Credits

3

Class Hours

3 lecture

Prerequisites

“C” or higher in ENG 100.

Semester Offered

Fall, Spring

Description

This course introduces students to representative literature from the Middle Ages to 1800. Writers may include Chaucer, Milton, and Shakespeare. Students will consider these works within their historical contexts and discuss the ideas, intended meaning, and historical significance. Literary movements and methods of interpretation also will be discussed.

Designations

Diversification: Literatures — DL