2020 - 2021 College Catalog 
    
    Apr 22, 2021  
2020 - 2021 College Catalog

LITR 320 - Environmental Literature


Credit Hours: 3
Lecture Hours: 0
Laboratory Hours: 0

Prerequisite(s): ENGL 100  

Restriction(s): None

Corequisite(s): None

This course examines the ways in which literature represents the environments around us. We will explore theoretical and philosophical perspectives about how humans perceive and relate to nature and the environment. We will examine a variety of texts (including fiction, poetry, and non-fiction) through an ecocriticism framework.

Student Learning Outcomes of the Course:
  1. Students will demonstrate knowledge of the conventions and methods of at least one of the humanities in addition to those encompassed by other knowledge areas required by the General Education program.