LIT 121 Survey of World Mythology Literature

3 Credit Hours • 45 Contact Hours (Lecture)

Prerequisite: ENG 121 or concurrent enrollment

Teaches students how to define mythology and how to read, analyze, and recognize mythic patterns and archetypes in diverse world literatures, both ancient and modern. The course will focus on identifying the elements of myth and analyzing how these elements appear in, and are altered by, cultural stories and authorial literature from multiple eras.