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LIT 148 - Introduction to Dramatic Literature

Unit(s): 3

Prerequisite: ENGL 101
Advisory:It is advised that students be able to read college-level texts.
Transfers to:UC (*credit limit), CSU(*Students will receive credit for only one of the following courses: LIT 148 or LIT 148H)

This course introduces students to a wide range of dramatic literature, from the plays of ancient Greece to contemporary drama, via representative plays from several literary periods. Course reading and writing assignments emphasize dramatic form and structure, the aesthetics of drama, and drama as a reflection of major cultural events and beliefs. This course is designed for students interested in a detailed exploration of a specific genre of literature, intending to major in a literary or arts-related field of study, and/or intending to enter the teaching profession.

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