This course is an in-depth study of one or more great books in the tradition of the liberal arts and sciences along with contemporary criticism and commentary on the book, including interdisciplinary perspectives. Possible topics include Homer’s Illiad, Plato’s Republic, Aristotle’s Nicomachean Ethics, Augustine’s Confessions, Adam Smith’s Wealth of Nations, Darwin’s Origin of Species, Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice, James Joyce’s Ulysses, Emily Dickinson’s The Complete Poems of Emily Dickinson, Rachel Carson’s Silent Spring, and so on. May be repeated for credit with change in topic. Variable credit: 1-3 credit hours.
Credit hours: 3.0
Lecture hours: 3.0