National University




LIT345 Mythology

Lead Faculty: Dr. John J. Miller

Course Description

An examination of mythology. This course recognizes that myth-making is a creative activity central to all cultures, including our own society. Students analyze and compare mythological narratives from a variety of cultures.

Learning Outcomes

  • Do a computer assisted library research project on a mythological topic and report the result of this research in writing.
  • Write a substantive critical essay that interprets a mythological narrative.
  • Compare myths from two or more cultures and write these comparisons in essay examinations or other writing assignments.

Prerequisite