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Course Descriptions

ENG 214 - The Short Story

3 Credits

A study of the development of the short story as a distinctive literary form. Includes writers such as Chekhov, Poe, Hemingway, Updike, Carver, O'Connor and Barthelme.

Prerequisite(s): English 101 with a C or better, or placement into English 200, or instructor permission.

SUNY General Education: SUNY-H - Humanities (SHUM)

MCC General Education: MCC-AH - Arts and Humanities (MAH)

Course Learning Outcomes
1. Demonstrate an understanding of the evolution of the short story.
2. Read and analyze short stories from a variety of cultures and time periods.
3. Demonstrate skills of analysis through written and oral responses
4. Demonstrate the development of critical insight and an aesthetic sensibility regarding short stories.

Course Offered Fall

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Fall Semester 2022
Summer Session 2022