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LIT. 156 –  Science Fiction & Fantasy Lit. (CRN: 56226) at  College of San Mateo for Summer 2023

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This course is offered online and it is recommended you complete a short self-assessment to ensure readiness before taking an online course.

LIT. 156 Science Fiction and Fantasy Literature

Study of representative works from the genres of Science Fiction and Fantasy, examining their roots, twentieth-century rise, and contemporary status. Focus is on how the genres interact with mythology, philosophy, and a broad range of creative media both present and past. Reading, discussion, and analysis.

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

College of San Mateo (Online Course)

Department: Literature

Number of Units: 3

Other English/Literature transfer courses are those numbered below 800; other English/Literature nontransfer courses are those numbered 800 or above.

OLH - Online
Meeting Date: 06/12-07/20
Meeting Time:
Online course Room: 0000
Instructor: Christopher Dowling
Critical Dates for this Course Date
Last day to add class June 14, 2023
Last day to drop with a section refund June 14, 2023
Last day to drop without appearing on transcript June 19, 2023
Last day to withdraw with a W July 12, 2023
Last day to change to Pass/No Pass Grading Option
(If applicable to the course)
July 20, 2023
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