May 24, 2024  
2023-2024 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog 
    
2023-2024 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog

LIT 407 - Principles of Literary Research, Theory, and Practice

(3 credits)
An examination of the development of various forms of literary interpretation through discussions and written assignments using a selection of literary theories in preparation for graduate work in or the teaching of English. Seminar format. Readings, short papers, and a final paper showing the students’ ability to research, apply theory, and analyze a literary work. Prerequisite(s): Junior standing in the English major or minor. As needed.