Schedule of Classes Course Description

John Jay College of Criminal Justice
Course Prefix: LIT                                     Course Number: 360                                    
Course Title: Mythology in Literature
Subject: Literature
Minimum Credits: 3.0                                     Maximum Credits: 3.0                                     Hours per week: 3.0


Examination of mythological themes like the creation of the world, the loves of gods with mortals, the descent into the underworld, and the heroic quest as they appear in such writers as Homer, Ovid, Shakespeare, Tennyson, and Yeats. Greek, Roman, Teutonic, Indian, and African myths are among those studied.

Prerequisite: ENG 201; and any 200-level LIT course or HJS 250
Start Date:    06/30/2013                         End Date: