Introduction to the Short Story

HAS-184

Introduction to the Short Story

Short stories from internationally acclaimed authors are used to examine the basic elements of prose and gain an appreciation for short prose. This examination includes an understanding of character, conflict, point of view, structure, tone, themes, setting, symbols and metaphors, and irony. The historical context and biographical information for each author enrich the reading of each piece.

3 Credit Hours

Prerequisites: None

Cost:
$1425

Length:
6 Weeks