Course Information

Exploring Poetry

Course ID: ENGL 271
School:Arts and Sciences, College of
Program: English
Credit Hours: 3

Course Description

The course will survey British and American poetry, especially from the Romantic movement on, especially of lyric kinds. Class discussion will generally focus on the form and sense of individual poems, and will in general be about poetic ways of meaning, and individual poets' understandings of what poetry is and what it is to do. Outcomes: Students will be able to demonstrate an understanding of significant poems by selected British and American poets, demonstrate an understanding of basic critical terminology, and demonstrate an understanding of relevant critical perspectives on poetry.

English (ENGL): Loyola University Chicago (luc.edu)


UCLR 100 for students admitted to Loyola University for Fall 2012 or later. No requirement for students admitted to Loyola prior to Fall 2012 or those with a declared major or minor in the Department of English, Department of Classical Studies, or Department of Modern Languages and Literatures.

Course Offering

Session Day Time Instructor Location
B Tue, Wed, Thurs 10:45 AM - 12:55 PM Hovey ONLINE

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