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ENGL 7800X Introduction to Literary Research

(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as ENG 700.
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30 hours plus conference; 3 credits

Introduction to methods of research and scholarly procedure as preparation for the M.A. Thesis. Topics include: building a bibliography, using print and on-line research sources; incorporating secondary critical resources; and the varieties of criticism practiced in recent decades. The final assignment is to produce a thesis proposal.


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