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In this course, students will examine works from Shakespeare's era and following, in addition to studying source materials, historical information, critical articles, and related artworks. As a part of the course, students will be encouraged to explore their own interests in order to formulate a research-based portfolio of work.


Course Goals

In this course, students are expected to work towards achieving the following goals:


- to improve their overall writing, organizational, and interpretive skills.

- to develop the skills needed to structure, organize, and present a research-based project.

- to learn the process of researching topics through multiple disciplines and in a variety of media.

- to learn skills valuable in research-based writing.

- to develop an intellectual vocabulary surrounding the process of research and research-based writing.

- to formulate an original project designed around the student's interests and ideas.

- to develop the ability to think, communicate, and argue effectively within a variety of disciplines, including literature, history, art history, film, theater, philosophy, religion, and political history.

DRAFT: This module has unpublished changes.

Course syllabus as of 14 January 2009. The syllabus is subject to change and will be updated here.


DRAFT: This module has unpublished changes.