British and American Novels

Korea University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    British and American Novels

  • Host University

    Korea University

  • Location

    Seoul, South Korea

  • Area of Study

    American Studies, British Studies, Education, Literatures in English

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations


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    Hours & Credits

  • Credits

  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
  • Overview

    Course Plan

    This course is designed to enable students to understand a wide range of British and American short stories or novels.

    Course Objectives
    Students will read a wide range of British and American short stories or novels in which most students in secondary schools as well as universities are very interested. This course will center on the close reading of the stories or novels with particular attention to the use of literature in the language classroom. This is a discussion-oriented class, so students are required to actively participate in class discussions.

    Jane Austen. Emma. (Dominoes Series.)
    F. Scott. Fitzgerald: The Great Gatsby. Penguin Modern Classics.
    The Bridges of Madison County.

    Reviews of each story.

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Eligibility for courses may be subject to a placement exam and/or pre-requisites.

Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.

Please reference fall and spring course lists as not all courses are taught during both semesters.

Availability of courses is based on enrollment numbers. All students should seek pre-approval for alternate courses in the event of last minute class cancellations