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LIT. 155 Comics and the Graphic Novel

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Minimum Grade for Prerequisites

Unless otherwise indicated, a grade of C or higher is required for all prerequisite courses.

Course Description

Study of representative works from the genre of comics and graphic novels with an emphasis on the unique tools inherent to the genre, their influence on English language literature, and thought and on a broad range of creative media. Reading, discussion, and analysis.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: Eligibility for English 100 or English 105
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area E2b, E2c, E5c
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area C2), UC (IGETC Area 3B)