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2019-2020 Graduate Catalog 
2019-2020 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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ENG 518 - Advanced Literary and Critical Theory (Put on reserve 9/16/19)

Advanced study of the theory and practice of various critical perspectives and strategies as they inform the study of literary texts. (Put on reserve 9/16/19, will go inactive 8/24/22)

Prerequisite: ENG 512.


Learner Outcomes:
Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Identify major developments in literary and critical theory evaluate their relevance to the analysis of literary works.
  • Explain the critical approaches informed by specific theories and analyze their historical and cultural background.
  • Apply selected critical approaches to literary works.
  • Recognize and critique the argument underlying critical writings.
  • Examine at least one theory or theorist in depth.
  • Evaluate the critical approaches and their theoretical assumptions by way of developing their own critical orientation as literary scholars and critics.

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