ENG 220: American Literature

In this course, students survey the literature of the United States from the 17th century to the present. They will examine literary techniques, vocabulary and features significant to American literature. Throughout the course, students will assess period and contemporary works using literary vocabulary and applying critical thinking skills. Authors covered in the course could include Walt Whitman, Emily Dickinson, Ernest Hemingway, William Faulkner and Toni Morrison. This course contains material previously taught in ENG 211 and ENG 222.

Level I Prereq: Academic Reading and Writing Levels of 6

Class offerings by semester

Summer 2020 Fall 2020 Winter 2021 Summer 2021

offered in the daytimeDay Class (before 5 p.m.) offered at nighttimeEvening Class (after 5 p.m.) offered online Online Class

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Description Hours
Credits 3
Lecture Hours 45
Clinical Hours 0
Lab Hours 0
Other Hours 0
Total Hours 45

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