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Spring 2024
Jul 23,2024
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Syllabus Information
ENG 106 - Introduction to Literature: Poetry
Associated Term: Spring 2024
Learning Objectives: Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:
1. Read and interpret a variety of poems at both a literal and figurative level
2. Identify and define significant poetic devices (such as imagery, symbol, metaphor, rhythm, rhyme, and meter) for the purpose of meaningful interpretation
3. Interpret poems within their contexts (e.g., literary/historical periods and influences, cultural and biographical background of poets or publication, poets' intentions and critical reception)
4. Demonstrate familiarity with social and political perspectives on poetry, such as those that consider race, gender, ethnicity, nationality and sexual orientation
5. Use effective oral and written communication to develop literary interpretations independently and/or collaboratively
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