ENG-241 - The End of the World as We Know It

3 credits

Dystopian fiction shows readers potential consequences of the unchecked continuation and expansion of real world policies, practices, and ideologies. Students in this course will read dystopian literary selections and examine the authors' techniques and themes. In addition, students will consider social, political, or scientific forces within the fictional world and trace them back to their real life counterparts in modern society.

Prerequisite(s): ENG-102 (minimum grade C-)

Mass Transfer Block: Credits earned in this course are counted towards the MassTransfer Block Humanities and Fine Arts requirements.