HUM 218 - Survey of Horror

Course Description

Effective: 2012-01-01

Surveys and analyzes the horror genre, focusing on the psychological, anthropological, and historical background of monsters. Acquaints students with recurring horror themes in literature, art, and popular culture from around the world.
(3 Cr.) Lecture 3 hours, Total 3 hours per week
3 credits

General Course Purpose

Provides students with the opportunity to explore the horror genre from a number of perspectives, while developing reading, writing and critical thinking skills.

Course Prerequisites/Corequisites

Fluency in Standard American English. Recommend proficiency in reading and writing at English 111 level

Course Objectives

Major Topics to be Included

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