ENGL 48C Science Fiction and Fantasy (3)
Credit, Degree Applicable
P/NP Available
PREREQ.: ENGL 96 or placement in ENGL 1A
The roots, twentieth-century rise, and contemporary status of the science fiction and fantasy literary genres are studied. Focus is on recurrent themes and tropes, as well as the mythological, philosophical, and socio-cultural foundations from which they arise.