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2012-2013 Saint Joseph’s College Online 
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EH 205 - Early British Writers

Covers the chief literary periods of the major British writers from Old English times to the Eighteenth Century. Selected authors include Chaucer, Donne, Swift, Herrick, Mallory, and others. Reading includes both prose and poetry.

Assignment Overview
Assignments: 4 Units

Interactivity: None

Final Assessment: Proctored Final Exam

Course Learning Objectives
Upon completion of this course, you should be able to do the following: 

  • Identify the style of selected authors and the content of their works. 
  • Recognize what is unique about the trends in Early British Literature. 
  • Make the connection between history and literature. 
  • Demonstrate your understanding of the diversity of values guiding individual writers and their works.

Credits: 3

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