ENG-233: Introduction to the Novel

Catalog Info

Effective Term
Winter 2014
WebAdvisor Title
Intro to Novel
Credit Hours
Contact Hours Per Week
3 (for 15-week classes)
Course Description

Examines how novels both reflect and contribute to the development of the novel as a genre. Students will read major novelists primarily from the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. The titles chosen exemplify important developments and themes in prose fiction, each discussed as a statement of a particular author, a reflection of the times in which the work was written, and an enduring expression of human experience.

ENG-131 with a C grade or better (Note: A "C-" grade is not and is not accepted by some programs at HFC.)
Course Satisfies MACRAO Requirements
MTA Categories
  • Category 5: Humanities and Fine Arts
General Education Categories
  • Humanities and Fine Arts
Office Contact
School of Liberal Arts: 313-845-9624, lainfo@hfcc.edu, Liberal Arts Building, Room: K-201