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ENG468 Literature, Evolution, and the Brain

Study of literature and aesthetics through the lenses of evolutionary and cognitive psychology. This course examines literature at the level of content, form, and institution, seeking to understand how and why literature pleases the human animal.

Credits

  • 3

Attributes

  • Liberal Arts

Restrictions

  • May not be enrolled in the following class: Freshman

Prerequisites

  • (ENG301 Minimum Grade of D- or 41301) or (ENG302 Minimum Grade of D- or 41302) or (ENG331 Minimum Grade of D- or 41331) or (ENG332 Minimum Grade of D- or 41332) or (PSY307 Minimum Grade of D- or 80307) or (BIO135 Minimum Grade of D- or 15135) or (EVO301 Minimum Grade of D-)

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