Credits:5 Students explore classic literature of Asian countries such as China, Japan, India, Vietnam & Korea. They will examine how the literature and sense of beauty in each country are influenced by Asian thought: Buddhism, Daoism, Confucianism and Hinduism. Texts may include fiction, plays, film and poetry. Student option grading. Prerequisite Required: Successful completion of ENGL 099 or EAP 099, or placement into ENGL& 101.