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John Jay College of Criminal Justice
Course Prefix: LIT                                     Course Number: 231                                    
Course Title: Medieval and Early Modern Literature
Subject: Literature
Minimum Credits: 3.0                                     Maximum Credits: 3.0                                     Hours per week: 3.0


A study of literature from 600 through the 17th century. Close readings and analysis of sagas, romances, plays, and poetry, with an eye to literary form and style as well as content. Discussion of appropriate literary concerns, such as faith, courtly love, loyalty, power, and loss.

Prerequisite: ENG 101 and ENG 102.
General Education:
  • Meets General Education Category
    • Literature

  • for Degrees in:
    • All Bach (All Undergraduate Degrees)

Start Date:    08/31/2001                         End Date: