LIT 2110H  Honors World Literature I (Ancient World through Renaissance) credits: 3

This course is designed to study the major poetry, fiction, drama, and essays of world literature from the Ancients through the Renaissance. Emphasis is placed on the intellectual and moral issues in literature that unite humankind despite differences in time, place, and language. This honors course will include personalized experiences, collaborative learning experiences and an emphasis on analysis and synthesis of abstract questions relating to world literature. This course also stresses methods of research and emphasizes writing research-based papers, including literary interpretation and critical analysis using primary and secondary sources. Independent research and interdisciplinary connections are encouraged for students to make connections to other related areas of humanities, philosophy and literature in the Honors Program. (Note: This course partially satisfies the writing requirements outlined in the General Education Requirements. Credit is only given for LIT 2110 or LIT 2110H.)

Prerequisite: (ENC 1101 and appropriate score on the college placement test with a minimum grade of C) or ENC 1101H with a minimum grade of C or IDS 1101H with a minimum grade of C or IDS 1111H with a minimum grade of C or Permission of the Program: