AP English Literature

This course is recommended for students who are interested in an intensive and challenging study of a writer’s structure, style and themes. Literary study involves close and mature analysis through critically reading and writing about representative literature from various genres and periods. Texts may include, but are not limited to: Shakespeare’s Hamlet, Miller’s Death of a Salesman, Dickens’ Great Expectations, Chaucer’s Canterbury Tales, Shelley’s Frankenstein, and Kingsolver’s Poisonwood Bible. This course prepares students for the English Literature and Composition AP Exam and for college and university classes.

Course Subject
Course Number
LA510A/B
Grade Level
12
Course Duration
Year
Course Credit
1.0 - Weighted 5.0
Prerequisite
English 11 or AP English Lang & Comp
Course Fee
None