Introduction to Literature   [Archived Catalog]
2022-2023 Academic Catalog and Student Handbook

LIT 300 - Introduction to Literature

3 Credit(s)
This introductory level course presents the elements and examples of three genres of literature: fiction, poetry, and drama. Students will learn the origins of literature and the purposes of the study of literature. Students will associate the study of literature and thinking skills, such as critical reading. Students will utilize thinking skills to research and apply literary criticism, to analyze and critique various literary works, in the context of discussing and writing about literature.