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2015-2016 UMass Dartmouth Graduate Catalog 
2015-2016 UMass Dartmouth Graduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

ENL 684 - Literary Criticism I: Theory and Practice in Teaching Literature

Credits 3
Lecture / 3 hours per week
Intensive readings with analysis of relationships among language, thought, form, and content. The course will examine the intellectual, emotional, cultural, multicultural, and aesthetic qualities of texts, including the links among stylistic devices, central motifs, author’s purpose, motivation, imagination, and psychology with emphasis on secondary students’ analytic writing and reading abilities. The course will examine forms of literary criticism as they apply to teaching secondary language and literature. FLL 684