Readings in British and American Drama

Korea University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Readings in British and American Drama

  • Host University

    Korea University

  • Location

    Seoul, South Korea

  • Area of Study

    Education, English, Literature

  • 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 Outline
    A select group of masterpieces in English drama will be read and discussed in this class.

    Course Objective
    The course aims to introduce students to some of the greatest plays written in English.

    Recommended pre-requisite, Level(qualification)
    Get texts with the designated ISBN numbers, which will be available at Unistore.

    Textbook, Material
    William Shakespeare, Hamlet. Signet, 1998. ISBN-13: 978-0-451-52692-2
    Bernard Shaw, Pygmalion. Penguin UK, 2003. ISBN-10: 0613998650 (Preparatory reading: Henrik Ibsen, A Doll's House, Xerox copy)

    A review will be assigned after we finish reading each play. You may address your idea of the play's literary values and significance in this review.

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