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Course Description

Schoolcraft is excited to offer traditional credit face-to-face, hybrid, online, and remote classes for Fall 2020 while providing students a safe experience based on recent COVID-19 concerns.

Please see the COVID-19 web page to learn more. Keep checking the schedule for additions on our New, Added, and Late Starting Courses web page.

English - ENG 243

Introduction to Literature - Short Fiction

3 Credit Hours
3 Lecture Hours

Course Description

Using elements of fiction, this course develops standards for critical evaluation to increase understanding and appreciation of short stories. Students read and analyze short fiction and its forms from early to modern times.

Prerequisites

(A requirement that must be completed before taking this course.)

  • ENG 101 with a minimum grade of 2.0 or minimum score of 22 ACT-English, 29 SAT-Writing and Language, 108 CPT-Sentence Skills or 276 NGA-Writing.

Recommended

  • ENG 102 and college-level reading.

Course Competencies

Upon successful completion of the course, the student should be able to:

  • Analyze a wide variety of short fiction.
  • Explain a wide variety of short fiction.
  • Identify elements of short fiction for critical evaluation.
  • Evaluate elements of short fiction.
  • Interpret plausible meanings of short fiction.
  • Employ appropriate literary terms in the analysis of short fiction.
  • Research connections between authors of short fiction and their lives.
  • Evaluate connections between authors of short fiction and their lives.
  • Research connections between short fiction and its historical/cultural contexts.
  • Evaluate connections between short fiction and its historical/cultural contexts.

Course Schedule

 CourseSectionCourse TitleLocationCredit HoursInstructorsSeats Available ⁄Capacity ⁄WaitlistStatusFeeDays-Time-Room

Fall; 2020; ENGLISH; No of Weeks : 15; Begins : 08/31/2020

 243141451Intro Literature Short FictionRMT3Williams K12/24/0Open$12.00M  06:00 PM-08:52 PM WEBWEB

Key: Day of the Week

  • T = Tuesday
  • R = Thursday
  • S = Saturday
  • X = Sunday