2018 - 2019 CATALOG 
    
    Sep 24, 2018  
2018 - 2019 CATALOG

Courses of Instruction



Key to Abbreviations

ACCT Accounting HHK Health & Human Kinetics
ACTV Activity HIST History
AMRS Ancient, Medieval, and Renaissance Studies HONS Honors Courses
ART Fine Arts INT Interdisciplinary
ASTR Astronomy

ITAL

Italian
BIOL Biology JAPN Japanese
BOMI Botany/Microbiology JOUR Journalism
BUS Business Administration LAS
Latin American Studies
BWS
Black World Studies LATI Latin
CHEM Chemistry MES Middle Eastern Studies
CHIN Chinese MUS Music
CLAS Classics MUSP Music Performance
CMLT Comparative Literature NEUR Neuroscience
COMM Communications PG Politics and Government
CS Computer Science PHIL Philosophy
DANC Dance PHYS Physics
DATA Data Analytics PSYC Psychology
ECON Economics

REL

Religion
EDUC Education RUSS Russian
ENG English SOAN Sociology/Anthropology
ENVS

Environment &

Sustainability

SPAN

Spanish
FREN French SWAH

Swahili

GEOG Geography THEA Theatre
GEOL Geology UC University Courses
GERM German URB Urban Studies
GREE Greek WGS Women’s/Gender Studies
    ZOOL Zoology

To aid students in long-range planning, the letters F for fall semester and S for spring semester have been placed after selected course descriptions. All courses carry one unit of academic credit unless otherwise indicated.

Course Selection

Freshmen and sophomores should enroll in courses numbered 100 through 249, but may be permitted to take courses numbered above 250 with the relevant department’s permission. Juniors and seniors should enroll in courses numbered above 250, but may be permitted to take courses numbered below 250 if (a) it is necessary for the major; (b) it is a second (third, etc.) foreign language; (c) it is an elective in the area of science or mathematics where the student does not have the prerequisites for advanced course work; or (d) there is sufficient space in the class after the registration of freshmen and sophomores.

 

Comparative Literature

   •  CMLT 100 1 - Space and Place in Literature and Film
   •  CMLT 105 - Rites of Passage
   •  CMLT 110 - Myth, Legend, and Folklore of the European Continent
   •  CMLT 113 - Myth, Legend, and Folklore of Asia
   •  CMLT 120 - Love and Sexuality in Literature: The Western Tradition
   •  CMLT 121 - Love and Sexuality in Literature and the Arts: From Hesiod to Hip-Hop
   •  CMLT 130 - Love and Sexuality in the Literary Arts of the Mediterranean
   •  CMLT 131 - Love and Sexuality in the Literary Arts of East Asia
   •  CMLT 200 1 - Cosmopolitanism in Literature and Film
   •  CMLT 200 2 - Graphic and Experimental Novels of the Contemporary Middle East
   •  CMLT 200 6 - Cairo Cosmopolitan
   •  CMLT 200 9 - Discourses in Comparative Literature
   •  CMLT 250 - Gender and Identity
   •  CMLT 255 - The Devil, the Hero, and God
   •  CMLT 265 - Freedom and Constraint
   •  CMLT 280 - The Tragic Vision
   •  CMLT 290 - Rogue's Progress: The Picaresque Experience
   •  CMLT 300 2 - Literary Encounters in the Medieval Mediterranean
   •  CMLT 300 3 - Cinemas of the Middle East
   •  CMLT 300 4 - The Arabic Novel from the 19th Century to the Digital Age
   •  CMLT 300 5 - The Art and Theory of Translating Literature
   •  CMLT 320 - Great Books of East Asia
   •  CMLT 321 - East Asian Film
   •  CMLT 323 - Elegance and Brutality: Japanese Literature and Environmentalism
   •  CMLT 340 - Medieval and Renaissance Thought
   •  CMLT 350 - Reason and Romanticism
   •  CMLT 360 - Great Books of the 19th Century
   •  CMLT 370 - The Modern Temper
   •  CMLT 375 - Postmodern World Literatures
   •  CMLT 380 - Great Books of Russia: Russian Literature and Thought
   •  CMLT 490 - Independent Study
   •  CMLT 491 - Directed Readings
   •  CMLT 495 - Apprenticeship
   •  CMLT 499 - Senior Seminar
   •  CMLT 499 A - The Myths of the “Oriental” Woman
   •  CMLT 499 B - Medieval Margins
   •  CMLT 499 C - Refiguring the Divide: The Arab Jew in Literature and Film