Literature 156

LIT. 156 Science Fiction and Fantasy Literature

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Course Description

Study of representative works from the genres of Science Fiction and Fantasy, examining their roots, twentieth-century rise, and contemporary status. Includes analysis of primary sources and literary criticism as well as how the genres interact with mythology, philosophy, mass media, and popular culture. Transfer credit: CSU.

Units: 3

Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or P/NP)

  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
Prerequisites: Eligibility for ENGL 100 or ENGL 105, or equivalent.
Corequisites: None
Recommended: None

Transfer Credit: CSU, UC.