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Course No: ENGL.2810-031; SIS Class Nbr: 8297
A survey of British Literary history from the
medieval through the modernist periods.
Prerequisites, Notes & Instructor
- Special Notes:
- Section Notes: P: ENGL.1020, or English Majors; In this course, we will brave the impossible: cover over a millennium of British literary history in one semester. We'll approach our subject by studying some of the most significant, influential, and powerful literary texts written by British authors throughout history, from the Middle Ages up through to the 21st century. What connections, we'll ask, do we see amongst the works of poetry, fiction, and drama that we'll be reading with a close attention to their surprising and revealing details? The course grade will be determined by weekly discussions, quizzes, two short papers, and two exams.
- Instructor: Matthew Hurwitz
UMass Lowell Bookstore
When Offered & Tuition
- Online Course
- Spring 2017: Jan 17 to Apr 29
- Chat Hours: Wed 8-9pm*
- Course Level: Undergraduate
- Tuition: $1125
- Note: There is a $30 per semester, nonrefundable registration fee for credit courses.
*Chat Hours provide an opportunity for the instructor and students to communicate
in "real time". It is an informative and interactive session where course related questions, answers,
and discussions take place. While student attendance during chat hours is not required, it is highly recommended.
Weekly chat sessions are archived for students who are not able to participate in the live chat sessions at the
Related Programs: B.A. in English
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