ENGL403 - Shakespeare: The Early Works
Syllabus:
Section(s):
0101 - Trudell, Scott

This course will cover seven of Shakespeare’s earlier plays: Henry IV Part 1, Richard III, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, As You Like It, Twelfth Night, Romeo and Juliet and Hamlet.  We will also read contextual material and selections from Shakespeare’s Sonnets.  Students will be asked to draw connections between Shakespeare and contemporary culture.  Requirements will include reading quizzes, weekly contributions to a course blog, two papers, and a final exam.

Prerequisites: 

Two English courses or permission of department.