This course includes training in understanding the forms of imaginative literature: short story, drama, poetry, and novel. Attention is given to personal and social values as they appear in selected readings.
FlexNet courses are taught via the internet using iNET (located in TritonPass). Students can enroll in a FlexNet course at any time throughout the semester as long as there is space available in the course, except the last three weeks of the term. Students have until the end of the term to complete the course from the time of enrollment and payment. All FlexNet courses end on the same date, the last day of the term, no matter the enrollment date. FlexNet courses do not have weekly deadlines, but it is highly recommended for students to stay on task.
This course is an introduction to the reading and interpretation of literature. It is necessary to READ in order to meet the course objectives. Students are able to post to discussion boards in response to their reading and assignments, must complete written assignments, and must complete one final exam. The course covers short fiction, poetry, novel, and drama genres and will incorporate terminology within each unit.
Instructor: Nathanael Tagg