ENG 231◊ Introduction to Shakespeare

3 credits

The study of William Shakespeare will include an examination of the times in which he lived, the material he has written, and a critical analysis based upon his work. Through a careful selection of his plays and related work we will gain a broad insight into the scope of Shakespearian studies, and his immense influence on intellectual and cultural discourse.

Prerequisite: Writing: placement test score of 83 or higher, or an ACT score of 20 or higher, or a grade of "C" or better in RHT 095 or RHT 096

AND

Reading: placement test score of 70 or higher, or an ACT score of 20 or higher, or a grade of "C" or better in RHT 085 or RHT 086

Lecture: 3 hours — IAI: H3 905