E 316N - World Literature

Texas Common Number: ENGL 2331
Course Number Course Title Day & Time Course Fee Register
E 316N World Literature Online $850.00
Course Type:
Self-Paced Online
Description:

This course is designed to give students multiple perspectives on the people and cultures that share our globe through engagement with fascinating literary expressions of these cultures. Along the way, the mode of expression of literature, its forms, tools, techniques and values will be emphasized in hope of increasing students’ appreciation of the various voices that comprise global literature today. A primary goal is to introduce readers to various cultural practices that have shaped identities across the globe, and by doing so to create a deeper understanding of non-U.S. societies and cultures.

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This course is independent study and is self-paced. Student have five months upon registration in which to complete all coursework. Exams must be taken in person at an approved testing center (learn more). Proctoring fees vary by site and are not included in the course fee.

Textbook and Materials
The Norton Anthology of World Literature, 4th Ed. Package 2: Volumes D, E, and F
ISBN 9780393265910

Official UT Austin Description:

Introduction to masterpieces of world literature, emphasizing historical, generic, and thematic connections.

This course has been approved for the Global Cultures flag. To receive flag credit, students must submit a petition to Undergraduate Studies.

Prerequisites:

One of the following: English 303C (or 603A), Rhetoric and Writing 306, 306Q or Tutorial Course 303C (or 603A).