ENG-200 - Literature of the Western World: BC to 17th Century3 credits
This course examines literary classics of Western culture to develop both an appreciation of their intrinsic worth and an awareness of their significance in the history of ideas & literature. Readings are from the Biblical, Classical, Medieval, and Renaissance periods and might include portions of the Old Testament; selections from epic narratives such as Homer's Odyssey, Virgil's Aeneid, and Milton's Paradise Lost; selected poetry of Sappho, Catullus, Petrarch; selections from frame narratives such as Dante's Inferno and Chaucer's Canterbury Tales.
Mass Transfer Block: Credits earned in this course are counted towards the MassTransfer Block Humanities and Fine Arts requirements.
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