Course Catalog - 2019-2020

     

COLL 103 - THE HISTORY OF MIDDLE EARTH

Long Title: J.R.R. TOLKIEN AND THE HISTORY OF MIDDLE EARTH (LOVETT)
Department: College Courses
Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory
Course Type: Seminar
Credit Hours: 1
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Undergraduate Professional
Visiting Undergraduate
Undergraduate
Description: Students will study the history of the fictional Middle Earth as described by Tolkien in his published works and collected papers, as well as the slow creative development of the world as a whole. Students will also be introduced to the academic field of Tolkien Studies, in order to identify the real stories that influenced his writings.