Curriculum

Electives

British Literature

Offered to Grades 9-12
0.5 Credit (Semester or Summer Term)

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Detailed Course Description

From Chaucer and Shakespeare to Charles Dickens and James Joyce, students enrolled in this exciting, interactive course will explore some of the foundational pieces of British literature, read the work of classic poets, and examine the fiction and prose that still influences literature today, not only in England, but all over the world. The course units include text-based lessons, on and off-computer exercises, special projects, learning games, quizzes, and tests that appeal to today's digital generation and help teachers to evaluate progress and mastery of the materials. Ignitia British Literature enriches the educational experience for Christian school students and sparks a passion for learning.

This course covers the following topics:

  • The Middle Ages
  • The Sixteenth Century
  • The Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries
  • The Nineteenth Century
  • The Twentieth Century