Literature 101

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Don Mariano Marcos Memorial State University
OPEN UNIVERSITY SYSTEM
City of San Fernando, La Union

LIT 101
Literatures of the Philippines

COURSE DESCRIPTION

Welcome to LIT101!

Literature 101 (Literatures of the Philippines) focuses on the different literary works of various Filipino writers throughout the Philippine islands. These works helped shaped Filipino culture, thus, it is important that as Filipinos, we learn to appreciate our own literature and our culture in order to have a better understanding of our people and nation, in general.

COURSE GOALS

The course ultimately aims to enable you to appreciate the breadth and depth of Filipino literature. It also aims to deepen your understanding of the different literary genres.

By the end of this course, you should have been able to:

1. Explain literature as a force in the development of society and civilizations, 2. Trace the history of Philippine literature in the different eras, 3. Identify the different types of literature, 4. Appreciate the messages some of the authors or artists convey in their literary work, and 5. Give the characteristics and elements of the short stories and poems as literary genres.

COURSE OUTLINE

In keeping with the course goals, LIT 101 is outlined to provide you the following interesting topics:

Module I – Philippine Literature and Literature of Region 1 Lesson 1 Philippine Literature Lesson 2 Phil. Literature in the Pre-colonial, Colonial, and Post-Colonial Era Lesson 3 Literature of Region 1

Module II – Literatures of Regions 2,3,4,CAR, and NCR Lesson 1 Literature of Region 2 Lesson 2 Literature of Region 3 Lesson 3 Literature of Region 4 Lesson 4 Literature of CAR Lesson 5 Literature of…...

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