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Literature and the Art of the Narrative

This course is delivered by Westcott Courses in partnership with Brandman University 

ENGU 102 - Literature and the Art of the Narrative

Prerequisite: English Composition with a grade of C or better, assessment test placement or consent of instructor.

Course Description: This course will survey various narrative techniques across a broad spectrum of genres, including novels, short stories, graphic novels and comic books, television, and the movies. The student will examine how we tell stories, but also ask the question why narrative is so integral to the human condition.

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Duration: 8 weeks (Single 30 day extension if needed)

Ways to Learn: Online

Estimated Cost: $525 (Payment Plan: First payment of $292.25 and a second payment 30 days later of $239.75)

Credit: 3 Academic Credits (Lower Division, UG)

Enrollment Schedule

This class has hard start and stop dates, and does NOT have rolling enrollment as most of the courses. Students can enroll up to 2 weeks into class. View the schedule.

Course Topics:

  • Review of narrative types, including refractive, reflective, and linear narration; standard plot diagram; use of foreshadowing and flashbacks; unreliable narrators; and character development in written texts
  • Review of narration in an extended work
  • Review and analysis of narration in the novel genre
  • Review of narration in the graphic novel genre
  • Review of narration in electronic media, including television and cinema



 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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These individual courses are available to anyone in the public who would like to enroll in a math or general education course. Unlike traditional colleges where one must enroll in a degree granting program, Westcott Courses offers individual courses where filling out a one page form makes the course immediately available. Westcott Courses is the teacher of the course and your official transcript with academic semester credits will come from one of our partner universities which are regionally accredited by WASC. Westcott Courses does not appear on the transcript; the transcript will show our courses the same way it would show a traditional class taken on the universities campus without being enrolled as a regular student. View transferring the credits.


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The classes are self-paced; however, a teacher is attached to each course who holds at least a master's degree in their field of study (or related). Most of our teachers are teachers who teach the exact same course on either a California State University or California Community college campus.


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