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    Dec 29, 2016
    | Would recommend.

    Not too easy. Not too difficult.

    Course Overview:

    This class is wonderful opportunity to expand your knowledge of literature through the ages. I believe it is important to have a wide knowledge base of literature in order to better understand culture and society. This course helps teach those things by integrating history, contextual society and the author's background into understanding the literature you are reading.

    Course highlights:

    This class required the reading of several different books, plays and poems. It also had group projects and class activities. I learned how learning about the background of the author can make understanding their works so much easier. I also learned so much about the meaning of poetry and how to better interpret it.

    Hours per week:

    6-8 hours

    Advice for students:

    Make sure you actually read the materials. The class is based on the reading so it is important to actually read it. Also, pay attention in class to the lecture. The professor provides his powerpoints in advance and I found it helpful to print them off before class and take additional notes next to the slides. You will be tested over both class lectures on cultural and author background and on reading comprehension.

    • Fall 2016
    • Dr. Buck
    • Yes
    • Great Intro to the Subject Always Do the Reading Group Projects
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    Nov 14, 2016
    | Would highly recommend.

    Pretty easy, overall.

    Course Overview:

    This class is an easy A if you do all the reading!

    Course highlights:

    Highlight of this course include the student panels. Each student is assigned to a group of 8 people, and a novel, we then get together and present the book to the class as though we were the teachers.

    Hours per week:

    6-8 hours

    Advice for students:

    Do all of your reading, and stay up to date on everything!

    • Fall 2016
    • Mike Buck
    • Yes
    • Always Do the Reading Group Projects Great Discussions
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    Nov 02, 2016
    | Would recommend.

    Not too easy. Not too difficult.

    Course Overview:

    I recommend taking this course because it is a general requirement that teaches you the fundamentals of world literature.

    Course highlights:

    In class, we learned a lot about different cultures and how God interweaves through these cultures using literature.

    Hours per week:

    3-5 hours

    Advice for students:

    In order to succeed you need to buy all the books, bring the books to class, and read the selected readings.

    • Fall 2016
    • Spaulding
    • Yes
    • Great Intro to the Subject Always Do the Reading Great Discussions


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