PCC / Class Schedule / Fall 2014: Credit / English /

ENG106 Intro to Literature (Poetry)

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Enhances enjoyment of poetry, increases understanding of poetic elements, conventions and forms, and encourages exploration of the diversity of human experience. Prerequisites: WR 115 and RD 115 or equivalent placement test scores. Audit available.  (For detailed information, see the Course Content and Outcome Guide ).


Distance Education: Web Course Information

CRN 44398

From the Instructor:
Elizabeth Knight is a poet, visual artist and teacher in Portland Oregon.
Course Specific Requirements:
Introduction to Poetry In this course we will develop the ability to identify those elements of language that make a poem, a poem...and not a short story or a grocery list...although those can be poetic too. We will read and discuss and write our way towards understanding the beauty and variety of human experience through the music of language. Activities will include: --Reading about 20 pages (a chapter) a week from the text; --Weekly responses and discussions about the reading; --a midterm and; --a final. You are expected to log in to the course at least three (3) times a week. Our Text is *DISCOVERING POETRY* by Rico and Guth. Used copies are fine.
Web Technical Requirements:
Please be sure to read the Technical Requirements for this delivery mode.
Students with Disabilities:
Students with disabilities should notify their instructor if accommodations are needed to take this class. For information about technologies that help people with disabilities in taking Web based distance learning classes please visit the Office for Students with Disabilities website.
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  CRN Campus / Bldg / Rm Time Days Dates
WEB » 44398 - 22-Sep-2014 thru 13-Dec-2014
Instructor: Elizabeth L Knight
Tuition: credit Fees: $20.00
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