Comparative Arts and Letters
 

Works of Hans Christian Andersen

Works of Hans Christian Andersen
Study of the life, works, and times of Danish author Hans Christian Andersen.
SCAND
337
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesNone
 TaughtFall even years
 ProgramsContaining SCAND 337
Course Outcomes: 

Historical and Cultural Context

Students will know and understand the general historical context that informs the authorship of Hans Christian Andersen as well as the various theoretical contexts that have been instrumental in the reception of his work.

Work of H.C. Andersen

Students will know and understand basic dimensions of H.C. Andersen's authorship, not only his fairytale production, but also his poetry, novelistic production, and his autobiographical work.

Critical Thinking and Writing

Students will develop and implement critical thinking skills through close readings and interpretations of H.C. Andersen's literary production. This will be accomplished through various assignments and learning measures.