2020-2021 Catalog and Student Handbook 
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2020-2021 Catalog and Student Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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ENG 290 - Introduction to African-American Literature

Credits: 3
Introduction to the poetry, fiction, drama, and non-fiction of African Americans.

Student Learning Outcomes
  1. Identify the works and themes of major African-American writers.
  2. Recall and define terms associated with these writers.
  3. Demonstrate an awareness of how these writers reflect the forces that shaped the periods in which they wrote.
  4. Recognize the unique contributions of these writers to current visions of our society.
  5. Analyze individual works in relation to other works of the period and in relation to contemporary thought.

Prerequisite: ENG 100  or ENG 101  or ENG 101H  or ENG 113  with a grade of C- or higher; or Department Chair or Instructor approval

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