RCSSCI 360 - Social Science Junior Seminar
Section: 003 The American Civil War through Film and Literature
Term: WN 2018
Subject: RC Social Sciences (RCSSCI)
Department: LSA Residential College
Credits:
3
Requirements & Distribution:
SS
Advisory Prerequisites:
Upperclass standing.
Repeatability:
May be repeated for a maximum of 12 credit(s). May be elected more than once in the same term.
Primary Instructor:

This course provides an in-depth study of a range of topics in mid-nineteenth-century America, including race, slavery, politics, novels, gender, regional identity, the meaning of sacrifice, death and suffering, and the importance of leadership. We will study these subjects through the lenses of history, literature, and film. Students will read and discuss novels, short stories, and poems; watch films inside and outside of class; and read works by historians in order to understand the period and its depiction by modern writers and directors. Classes will combine lectures with discussions of readings and films.

Course Requirements:

Students must attend class, complete all readings, write formal essays, and participate in class discussions.

Intended Audience:

RC and History Undergraduate Students

Class Format:

Lecture and discussion

RCSSCI 360 - Social Science Junior Seminar
Schedule Listing
002 (SEM)
P
23638
Open
15
 
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MW 2:30PM - 4:00PM
003 (SEM)
P
30888
Open
39
 
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Th 4:00PM - 7:00PM
004 (SEM)
P
24682
Open
12
 
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W 5:00PM - 8:00PM
005 (SEM)
P
22414
Open
30
 
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Tu 2:00PM - 5:00PM
006 (SEM)
P
31675
Open
15
 
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Th 4:00PM - 5:30PM
007 (SEM)
P
31950
Open
15
 
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Tu 4:00PM - 10:00PM
008 (SEM)
P
32118
Open
8
 
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MW 2:30PM - 4:00PM
009 (SEM)
P
32715
Open
21
 
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TuTh 1:00PM - 2:30PM
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