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LIT 2212 American Literature II

A chronological survey of major writers of American poetry, drama and prose from the Civil War through the present.

Division: Liberal Arts, Communication and Social Sciences
Department: Literature
Repeatable Credit: No
Offered Online: Yes

Prereqs: NONE  


  • Assess the validity of diverse literary interpretations.
  • Analyze literary texts and demonstrate critical thinking through interpretation of the texts.
  • Recognize and explain interaction between literature and various cultural domains such as social, political, and economic.
  • Relate literature to the historical period about which or in which it is written.

Credit Hours: 3

Classroom Hours: 3