Literature

  • A Saint Mary’s student applies knowledge of literary genres, terms, and/or theories to the interpretation of English literary texts or literary texts translated into English.
  • A Saint Mary’s student analyzes literary texts both as forms of cultural and artistic expression and as vehicles for enduring values.
  • A Saint Mary’s student recognizes how literary texts construct human identities.

NOTE:  The Sophia Program represents a dynamic curriculum with regular changes and new courses certified for particular learning outcomes.  The following lists of Sophia Program course certifications are accurate at the time of publication.  Not all sections of all courses have been certified for the Sophia Program.  The class schedule search feature in PRISM, as well as the current schedule pdf, provides section-level certification details.

Achieve Literature Learning Outcomes through one of the following:

ENLT 106W Language and Literature (designated topics)     3.5 hours
ENLT 109W Language and Literature (designated topics) 4 hours
ENLT 203 Studies in Literature (designated topics) 3 hours
ENLT 243 Greek Literature 3 hours
ENLT 268 From Fiction to Film 3 hours
ENLT 308 Arthurian Literature 3 hours
ENLT 331 Gender and Sexuality in Literature (designated topics) 3 hours
ENLT 334 Studies in World Literature (designated topics) 3 hours
ENLT 343 20th Century British Literature 3 hours
ENLT 361RM Mythology (cross-listed with HUST 261RM) 3 hours
ENLT 365 African-American Literature 3 hours
ENLT 370 Studies in American Literature (designated topics) 3 hours
ENLT 371 Studies in European Literature (designated topics) 3 hours
ENLT 372 Studies in English Literature (designated topics) 3 hours
ENLT 374 Studies in World Literature (designated topics) 3 hours
ENLT 375 American Literature to 1865 3 hours
ENLT 376 American Literature 1865 to 1945 3 hours
ENLT 377 American Literature 1945 to Present 3 hours
ENLT 378 Medieval Literature 3 hours
ENLT 379 16th/17th-Century British Literature 3 hours
ENLT 380 18th-Century British Literature 3 hours
ENLT 381 Romantic Movement 3 hours
ENLT 382 Victorian Literature 3 hours
ENLT 383 20th Century British Literature 3 hours
ENLT 384 Romantic Era Feminism 3 hours
ENLT 411 Chaucer 3 hours
ENLT 413 Shakespeare 3 hours
ENLT 414 Shakespeare and the Power of Art 3 hours
ENLT 415 Shakespeare and His World 3 hours
ENLT 417 Major Literary Figures (designated topics) 3 hours
ENLT 419RM Major Literary Figures: World Writers in Italy 3 hours
HUST 103 Lives and Times 3 hours
HUST 261RM Mythology (cross-listed with ENLT 361RM) 3 hours
HUST 292 Greek and Roman Culture 3 hours
MLTF 230 Love, Sex, and Marriage in French Literature 3 hours
MLTS 135 Women Making Mischief 3 hours
THTR 378 Contemporary Women's Drama 3 hours