Modern Literature

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This competency-based course is designed to provide a balanced language arts experience centered on recurrent themes and genres in modern literature. The main emphasis of this course will be analyzing and interpreting works of fiction, nonfiction, poetry and drama for the recognition of theme, symbolism, tone and historical connection. Incorporated into this course will be vocabulary enrichment and listening and speaking skills, as well as a variety of writing activities including narrative and expository essays, with a focus on essays in response to literature that demonstrate research, organization and drafting strategies.


Huntington Park CAS

2945 Belgrave Avenue

Huntington Park, CA 90255

(323) 826-2400

Monday-Thursday 6:15pm-9:00pm
Slawson Occupational Center

5500 Rickenbacker Avenue

Bell, CA 90201

(323) 729-6400

Saturday 8:00am-12:15pm
Tweedy Learning Center

5115 Southern Avenue

South Gate, CA 90280

(323) 568-8500

Monday-Friday 8:00am-10:00am

Monday-Thursday 6:15pm-9:00pm


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