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Viewing: ENGL 1365 : Literature and the Environment

Last approved: Wed, 19 Jul 2017 08:03:33 GMT

Last edit: Mon, 17 Jul 2017 19:00:03 GMT

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Columbian College of Arts and Sciences
English (ENGL)
ENGL
1365
Literature and the Environment
Literature and the Environment
Fall 2017
0,3
Course Type
Discussion Group
Lecture
Default Grading Method
Letter Grade

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Corequisites

60
Jeffrey Cohen
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The depiction of the nonhuman world in literature and film; how natural and built environments are translated into narrative; the relationship between literary production and environmental action.
Learning Outcomes related to CRITICAL THINKING
• analyze scholarly literature through the production of annotated bibliography
• evaluate the relation between literary production and environmental action in specific
forms
• formulate an original argument through careful research and the process of revision

Learning Outcomes related to ORAL COMMUNICATION
• identify a significant topic for environmental humanities study
• design a presentation that summarizes your research and communicates your
knowledge to your fellow classmates in a compelling manner
• deliver that presentation with confidence and clarity
This course is unique in that it is a large introductory lecture course that introduces students to the environmental humanities.
Course Attribute
GWSB-Humanities Elective
Gen Ed: Humanities
CCAS - GCR: Humanities
CCAS-GPAC: Oral Communication
ESIA-Humanities Courses

Key: 10670