ELA 12 A

This first semester senior-level English course offers fascinating insight into British literary traditions spanning from Anglo-Saxon writing to the Enlightenment period. With interactive introductions and historical contexts, this course connects philosophical, political, religious, ethical, and social influences of each time period to the works of many notable authors, including Chaucer, William Shakespeare, Robert Louis Stevenson, and Queen Elizabeth I.

ELA 12 A

Unit 1- Epic Beginnings

Unit 2- From the Middle Ages Through the Renaissance 

Unit 3- The Tragedy of Hamlet

Unit 4- The Enlightenment

Unit 5- The Gothic Novel: The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde