EL1320 - Folklore Studies

This course is an examination of the traditional cultures of Europe and North America with special reference to Newfoundland and Labrador. A selection of the following areas will be covered: settlement patterns, architecture, work and leisure patterns in the folk community, calendar customs, rites of passage, folk religion, folk medicine, language and folk culture, folk costume, foodways and folk art.  Transferable to MUN Folklore 2401.


Prerequisite(s): Normally Folklore 1000: Introduction to Folklore is the prerequisite for this course; this can be waived with special permission of the head of the Folklore Department.



This course is offered in the following programs:
Comprehensive Arts & Science (CAS) Transfer: College-University