ERIC Number: ED059211
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970
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Modular Curriculum: English/Social Studies, The Tragic Spirit.
This module of a curriculum for independent study represents 8 to 10 weeks' work, but it can be tailored to the individual's need. The normal time allowed for completion of the course is 12 months. The English/Social Studies curriculum is based on the spirit in which men have looked at those aspects of life for which there are no obvious answers. The required reading for the course are "Oresteia,""Oedipus the King,""Antigone,""Hippolytus,""Holy Bible: The Book of Job,""Hamlet,""King Lear," and "The Brothers Karamazov." Review Questions and Writing Assignments are given for each of the required reading assignments. An application form for the final examination is provided, as is a bibliography. (DB)
Descriptors: Autoinstructional Aids, College Curriculum, Continuing Education Centers, Correspondence Study, Course Content, English Curriculum, Extension Education, Independent Study, Literary Perspective, Reading Assignments, Secondary School Curriculum, Writing (Composition)
Coordinator of Secondary Education, Extramural Independent Study Center, University of Kansas, Division of Continuing Education, Lawrence, Kansas 66044 ($2.00)
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Authoring Institution: Kansas Univ., Lawrence. Extramural Independent Study Center.