Sep 23, 2019  
2017-2018 Undergraduate Bulletin 
2017-2018 Undergraduate Bulletin [ARCHIVED]

Course Descriptions

A typical course description in the Undergraduate Bulletin appears like this:

LIT 273 American Multicultural Literature  

The three digits of the course codes refer to the course level. Undergraduate courses are those numbered from 100 to 499. All numbers above that are for graduate credit.The 100 series is primarily for freshmen; 200 – sophomores; 300 – juniors; and 400 – seniors.

Course Planning Information

Information included with the course description helps you as you plan your course schedules. General Education (Gen Ed), Racial and Ethnic Studies (RES), Global Perspective (GLP), repeatability, and terms offered (if known) are indicated.

The terms indicated serve only as a general guide and do not guarantee that a course will be offered during a particular semester. Verify availability of a course in any given term by checking the online Open Courses listing or through Access Stout when planning your schedule.



   •  LIT-203 American Poets
   •  LIT-205 The Short Story
   •  LIT-208 Fiction Into Film
   •  LIT-230 American Cinema
   •  LIT-255 Recent World Literature
   •  LIT-260 Modern American Literature
   •  LIT-265 Literature and Economics
   •  LIT-272 Women Writers
   •  LIT-273 American Multicultural Literature
   •  LIT-275 Environmental Literature
   •  LIT-280 Best-Sellers
   •  LIT-281 Recent American Literature: Culture, Race, Ethnicity and Nature
   •  LIT-285 Science Fiction
   •  LIT-299 Independent Study
   •  LIT-300 Children’s Literature
   •  LIT-301 English Literature
   •  LIT-302 Topics in Literature
   •  LIT-303 Coming of Age in Literature and Film
   •  LIT-303 Coming of Age in Literature and Film
   •  LIT-304 American Folklore
   •  LIT-306 Shakespeare
   •  LIT-307 After 9/11: American Literature of Public Crisis and Trauma
   •  LIT-308 Alice Walker: Beyond Purple
   •  LIT-350 Modern British Literature
   •  LIT-396 Romantic Poets
   •  LIT-399 Independent Study
   •  LIT-450 Experience in China: Modern East Asian Literature and Cinema
   •  LIT-450 Studies in Literature (Theme, Author, Genre)
   •  LIT-450 Studies in Literature: Alice Walker: Beyond Purple
   •  LIT-450 Studies in Literature: Women’s Autobiographical Writing: Private Lives, Public Stories
   •  LIT-450A Studies in Literature (Theme, Author, Genre)
   •  LIT-496 Films and Literature
   •  LIT-499 Independent Study