2020-2021 Academic Catalog 
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2020-2021 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

LITE 285 - Studies in the Novel

3 CR
Studies in the relationship of literature and literary study to a second discipline: science, philosophy, psychology, social science, or fine arts. The literary genre and period and the second area vary from semester to semester. Course may be repeated for credit toward graduation up to six credit hours.

Requisites: Next Gen ACCUPLACER® reading score of 244, or at least a grade of C in TSRE 55 .
General Education Requirement: Personal and Cultural Engagement - Applied Core
Michigan Transfer Agreement Requirement: Humanities and Fine Arts
Course Learning Outcomes:
  1. Demonstrate an understanding of fictional conventions in novels.
  2. Utilize critical analysis strategies to deconstruct and interpret specific passages within a larger work of fiction.
  3. Demonstrate an understanding of fiction’s connection to at least one other discipline, genre, or topic: i.e. history, sociology, graphic arts, censorship, etc.
  4. Work collaboratively with classmates to synthesize material on a novel, author, and/or topic for the purpose of a group presentation.