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American Autobiography

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Course No: ENGL.3330-046; SIS Class Nbr: 1876; SIS Term: 2840
Course Status: Registration Closed

Course Description

A Study of autobiographical writing from Colonial America to the present. Works from the 17th to the 21st century will allow students to explore the genre of autobiography and related sub-genres, including the captivity narrative, the slave narrative, and the immigration narrative. Readings will also explore literary and political autobiographies. Meets Core Curriculum Essential Learning Outcome for Diversity and Cultural Awareness (DCA) and Social Responsibility & Ethics (SRE).

Prerequisites, Notes & Instructor

  • Prerequisites: ENGL.1020 College Writing II.
  • Special Notes:
  • Section Notes: Course ends 8/18/19.
  • Core Codes: AH, DCA, SRE, AMST
  • Credits: 3; Contact Hours: 3
  • Instructor: Jill Pruett
  • UMass Lowell Bookstore

When Offered & Tuition

  • Online Course
  • Summer 2019: Jul 08 to Aug 15
  • Chat Hours: Tue 7-8pm*
  • Course Level: Undergraduate
  • Tuition: $1140
  • Note: There is a $30 per semester registration fee for credit courses.

*Chat Hours provide an opportunity for the instructor and students to communicate in "real time". It is an informative and interactive session where course related questions, answers, and discussions take place. While student attendance during chat hours is not required, it is highly recommended. Weekly chat sessions are archived for students who are not able to participate in the live chat sessions at the scheduled times.

Related Programs: B.A. in English

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