Excellence in Literature: British Literature

Excellence in Literature: British Literature

Publisher: IEW Excellence in Writing
Author: Janice Campbell
$29.00

This challenging, self-directed course introduces students to British literature in a chronological historical, literary, and artistic context, while developing skills in writing and literary analysis. Students will perform in-depth research throughout this advanced high school course.

Works studied in this course:

Beowulf
Canterbury Tales by Chaucer 
Sir Gawain and the Green Knight 
The Faerie Queene (Book 1) by Edmund Spenser 
King Lear by William Shakespeare
Paradise Lost by John Milton
Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen 
Great Expectations by Charles Dickens
Wuthering Heights by Emily Brontë
To the Lighthouse by Virginia Woolf 
(Additional works are suggested throughout for those who wish to make this an honors course.)

  • Suggested literary analysis prerequisite: Windows to the World (along with its accompanying resource, A Syllabus for Introduction to Literary Analysis)
  • Suggested writing prerequisite: The Elegant Essay
  • Prior experience in IEW's Structure and Style® method is helpful but not required.

    Spiral bound, ISBN 9781623411848

    Recommended for grades 9-12

    † Contains distinctly Christian content

    High school students will gain an understanding of the development of British literature through an in-depth guided study of nine great works.
    - See more at: http://www.excellenceinwriting.com/eil-4#sthash.MmtXbimd.dpuf
    Book Title Excellence in Literature: British Literature
    Publisher: IEW Excellence in Writing
    Author Janice Campbell

    This challenging, self-directed course introduces students to British literature in a chronological historical, literary, and artistic context, while developing skills in writing and literary analysis. Students will perform in-depth research throughout this advanced high school course.

    Works studied in this course:

    Beowulf
    Canterbury Tales by Chaucer 
    Sir Gawain and the Green Knight 
    The Faerie Queene (Book 1) by Edmund Spenser 
    King Lear by William Shakespeare
    Paradise Lost by John Milton
    Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen 
    Great Expectations by Charles Dickens
    Wuthering Heights by Emily Brontë
    To the Lighthouse by Virginia Woolf 
    (Additional works are suggested throughout for those who wish to make this an honors course.)

    • Suggested literary analysis prerequisite: Windows to the World (along with its accompanying resource, A Syllabus for Introduction to Literary Analysis)
    • Suggested writing prerequisite: The Elegant Essay
    • Prior experience in IEW's Structure and Style® method is helpful but not required.

      Spiral bound, ISBN 9781623411848

      Recommended for grades 9-12

      † Contains distinctly Christian content

      High school students will gain an understanding of the development of British literature through an in-depth guided study of nine great works.
      - See more at: http://www.excellenceinwriting.com/eil-4#sthash.MmtXbimd.dpuf