Equivalent to LIT. 151. Study of a chronological sequence of Shakespeare's plays,
including works in different genres, and a selection of his sonnets and longer poetry.
Reading, discussion, critical papers. The course also covers Shakespeare's role in
the development of English language and literature, and his connection to contemporary
political and social issues.
Letter Grade Only
- Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
- Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: ENGL 836 and READ 836 or ENGL 847 or ESL 400 or Eligibility for ENGL 100 on approved
college English Placement Test and other measures as necessary.
AA/AS Degree Requirements:Area C2
(CSU GE Area C2), UC (IGETC Area 3B)