Emphasizes analytical reading: considering a poem's formal elements such as rhythm, diction, imagery, form and sound. assuming that such understanding. Assists students in forming their own critical approaches and responses to poems by exploring a variety of major critical theories. Instructors employ a lecture and discussion format. Students demonstrate their understanding of course material by writing papers and/or essay examinations.
Prerequisite/Restriction: Fulfillment of CL1 requirement through coursework or examination (