Schedule of Classes Course Description

John Jay College of Criminal Justice
Course Prefix: LIT                                     Course Number: 400                                    
Course Title: Senior Seminar in Literature
Subject: Literature
Minimum Credits: 3.0                                     Maximum Credits: 3.0                                     Hours per week: 3.0


The senior seminar requires students in the literature concentration to synthesize the knowledge and critical skills they have acquired in the major. The course offers an in-depth study of a particular topic, author, or intellectual theme and asks students to examine the relevant issues and debates through course readings, discussion, and an original research project. The topic, author, or theme for the semester will be situated in current conversations in the broader field of literary/theoretical study.

Prerequisite: Senior standing, LIT 260, LIT 300 or LIT 305
Start Date:    06/30/2010                         End Date: