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American Literature

Course Numbers: 10642 (1.00)(H) | 10652 (0.50)(H) | 10653 (0.50)(C) | 10643 (1.00)(C)
Type: HS
Area: English
Counted In GPA: 1
Count In Honor Roll: 1

American Literature: In the course, students will sharpen their reading comprehension skills and analyze important themes & literary movements of American literature from colonial to contemporary times. Students will examine how literature has been shaped by concerns, values, and ideas that have intrigued, delighted, and challenged people throughout time. All students develop writing and critical reading skills along with media and oral presentation skills. As an honors level course, content will be covered at an accelerated pace. Students will study topics at a deeper level and will be expected to complete more independent coursework and assignments.