Welcome to EN205 Introduction to Literature
EN 205: Introduction to Literature (3 credits) This course is designed for the beginning student of literature. It provides an overview of the major genres of literature with emphasis on the techniques of understanding and interpreting fiction, poetry and drama.
A writing-intensive course incorporates discipline-specific writing extensively into the course, and the writing contributes significantly to each student’s grade. The instructor uses writing assignments to promote the learning of the course content, as well as to increase the students’ critical thinking and information literacy skills. Instructors use both formal and informal writing assignments.