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ENGL 303. Global and Regional Topics in Literature

Credits: 3
Department: English
Description: Literature of a region or nation, excluding the United States and England. May consider a specific period, genre, or theme. May be repeated with a different topic.
Semester Offered: DEMAND
Grading Method: ABCDF

Student Learning Outcomes

1. Compare and interpret different genres of literary texts from global regions such as Africa, the Caribbean, and Asia.
2. Demonstrate an awareness of the works of writers from diverse cultural traditions.
3. Analyze the dynamic connections between culture, history and texts to situate literary texts within specific historical, aesthetic, socio-political, ethical and other contexts.
4. Formulate arguments about non-Western literature using close reading and appropriate literary terminology while synthesizing materials from different texts and contexts.
5. Engage respectfully with others who hold diverse perspectives.

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