Introduction to Shakespeare

ENG 1010 3 Quarter Hours
Course Level Undergraduate
Description Focuses on the writer and his times. How did Shakespeare view the world around him, and how did it influence his works? Analyzes language, character, and dramatic techniques in several works to examine major thematic concepts and contemporary issues. Field trips include visits to performances during the Cambridge Festival of the Arts and/or by the Royal Shakespeare Company at Stratford-upon-Avon and a visit to the Globe Theatre Project in London.


Students should refer to the CPS Prerequisite Table for course prerequisite and corequisite information.


Course Sections

There are no current sections scheduled for this course. Undergraduate course numbers changed beginning with the Fall 2016 term. Please make sure you are using the current course number.
Next Term Starts
  • Summer Graduate
    Jul 10, 2017 (4-, 6-, and 8-week classes)
    Aug 7, 2017 (4-week classes)
  • Fall Undergraduate
    Sep 4, 2017 (7.5- and 15-week classes)
    Oct 25, 2017 (7.5-week classes)
  • Fall Graduate
    Sep 18, 2017 (6- and 12-week classes)
    Oct 30, 2017 (6-week classes)

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