On Reading Well

Fall 2016
Olympia
Olympia
Evening
Freshman–Senior
4
Credits per quarter

Compare offerings and share your lists with others.

Taught by

This course will help students to develop clearer and more comprehensive understandings of literary texts, as well as to forge a more rewarding relationship with reading in general. In a supportive group environment, students will explore a range of reading strategies, including textual analysis, background research, response and summary writing, and recitation. Then they will apply these tools to an in-depth study of several works of nineteenth- and twentieth-century literature . Titles under consideration for Fall 2016 include Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice and Ray Bradbury's Fahrenheit 451 . Our overall goal is to become more resourceful, effective, and insightful readers.

Fields of study: 

This offering will prepare you for careers and advanced study in: humanities and education.

Online learning:
  • No Required Online Learning - No access to web tools required. Any web tools provided are optional.

Scheduled for: Evening

Located in: Olympia

Advertised schedule:

Thu 5:30-9:30p. First class meeting Thur, September 29, 5:30pm, Seminar 2 B3109.