ENGL 215 Survey of World Mythology*

This course is a broad survey of mythologies from Western and Eastern world cultures. Students will analyze, discuss, and write about world mythologies and their relationship to contemporary culture.

Credits

3 Credits

Prerequisite

ENGL 102

General Education Competency

GEM Humanistic and Artistic Ways of Knowing

ENGL 215Survey of World Mythology*

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I. General Information

Department

English, Languages, and Philosophy

II. Course Specification

Course Type

General Education

General Education Competency

GEM Humanistic and Artistic Ways of Knowing

Credit Hours Narrative

3 Credits

Semester Contact Hours Lecture

48

Prerequisite Narrative

ENGL 102

Grading Method

Letter grade

Repeatable

N

III. Catalog Course Description

This course is a broad survey of mythologies from Western and Eastern world cultures. Students will analyze, discuss, and write about world mythologies and their relationship to contemporary culture.

IV. Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course, a student will be able to:

Develop a working definition of myth; Use various methodologies for understanding myths; Generally place myths within historical, cultural contexts; Understand the function of myths in society both historically and today; continue to develop analytical and critical thinking skills through discussion and writing.

V. Topical Outline (Course Content)

VI. Delivery Methodologies