Unit Name: 01 - Old English/Anglo-Saxon Literature
How does Anglo-Saxon literature reflect culture, philosophy and history of the time period? Why is the Anglo-Saxon epic hero archetype a central element of Anglo-Saxon culture? Why do we need to study Anglo-Saxon literature? How is our society like Anglo-Saxon society? Why do words in the English language change? How can we clearly and effectively convey ideas about a text? What constitutes effective discussion?
Structures and Elements
Knowledge of the structures, developments and elements of (a) fiction, (b) nonfiction and (c) poetry
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