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ENG/157

Multicultural Literature

Online

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Course level: Undergraduate

This course provides students with an introduction to multicultural literature. Emphasis is placed on increasing students’ awareness and understanding of the values, beliefs, and experiences of people from different cultures through literature.

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What you'll learn

Course skills and outcomes

The Origins of Multicultural Literature

  • Describe the origins of multicultural literature as a historical development.
  • Examine key figures in the origins of multicultural literature.
  • Identify major themes and subjects in the literature associated with the origins of multicultural literature.

The Civil Rights Era and Multicultural Literature

  • Identify characteristics of Civil Rights-era multicultural literature.
  • Describe strategies of resistance in Civil Rights-era multicultural literature.

Identity and Personal Narratives

  • Examine key figures in the multicultural literature associated with the exploration of identity and personal narratives.
  • Identify major themes and subjects in the multicultural literature associated with the exploration of identity and personal narratives.
  • Describe stories related to you or your family’s history.

Opposing Marginalization

  • Explore key contemporary authors associated with historically marginalized groups.
  • Examine the themes and subjects of contemporary authors associated with historically marginalized groups.

Becoming Global: Transnational Literature

  • Describe the value of studying multicultural and transnational literature.
  • Examine the intersection of ethics with the study of multicultural and transnational literature.
  • Summarize aspects of transnational literature.

Why UOPX

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Accreditation that matters

We’ve been accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (hlcommission.org) or its predecessor for more than 40 years.

Real-world instructors

Learn from instructors who bring an average of 25 years of working experience to the classroom.

Affordable and potentially reimbursable

Our tuition and fees are competitive and fixed. Also, check to see if your employer will cover you for this course.

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