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ENGL 118
Baseball Literature and American Culture


Credits: 5
Clock Hours per Quarter: 50

AA Discipline: [Humanities]

Lecture Hours:50


Description
Examines the short stories, poetry, novels, and non-fiction that focus on our national pastime in order to determine how authors perceive the game as reflective of larger issues in American life and the human condition. Recommended: READ 088 or higher.

Intended Learning Outcomes
  • Demonstrate ability of analyze literary works using appropriate literary terms and critical approaches
  • Read and write about the content, style, voice, impact of various literary works
  • Distinguish among literary styles and genres
  • Recognize and comment in writing and in oral discourse the ways that baseball images, characters, and qualities provide a vehicle and a medium for ideas and literary expression.

  • Syllabi Listing See ALL Quarters
    Course
    Year Quarter
    Item
    Instructor  
    ENGL 118
    Spring 2012
    9637
    Ralph Speer
    ENGL 118
    Spring 2011
    1439
    Brad LaFran
    ENGL 118
    Spring 2010
    1439
    Brad LaFran


    Two Year Projected Schedule

    Year One* Year Two**
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini 
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini
     
     
    X
    X
     
     
     
     
     
     

    *If fall quarter starts on an odd year (2003, 2005, etc.), it's Year One.
    **
    If fall quarter starts on an even year (2002, 2004, etc.), it's Year Two.