603-102-MQ, Literary Genres
The Literary Genres course focuses on one or more of the basic literary genres: fiction, drama, poetry, and the essay. Students will continue to develop the analytical reading, organizational, and expression skills introduced to them in the 603-101 course. To succeed in this course, students must complete the course readings and assignments, including the final analytical essay of at least 1000 words. This final essay should demonstrate knowledge of the major literary elements, formal characteristics, and literary and rhetorical devices of the text(s) analyzed. It should also demonstrate use of appropriate terminology and thorough revision of form and content.