Republic of the Philipines SULTAN KUDARAT STATE UNIVERSITY- Glan Extension Glan, Sarangni Province Course Outline Course No.: Eng 324 Course Title: Mythology and Folklore Course Description: Credit Unit: 3 Units Course Objectives: 1.Use literary concepts in interpreting and various literary texts. 2.Survey the myths in various countries. 3.Evaluate literary pieces and variations upon documenting local folklore. Midterm I. Mythology Introduction Definition Myth vs. legend Myth in Primitive Societies Classification of Deities Tantra and Tantric Classifying Buddhist Deities II. Greek and Roman Mythology Zeus – Jupiter (Sky-God) Captain of the Gods Hera – Juno (Wife of Juno) Hermes (Mercury) God of Commerce/Speed Posiedon (Neptune) God of the Sea Hephaestus (Vulcan) God of the Forge/ Fire Ares (Mars) God of War Apollo (Sol/Phoebus) God of the Sun Athena (Minerva) Goddess of Science and Education Artemis (Diana) Goddess of Hunting/The Moon Aphrodite (Venus) Goddess of Love and Beauty Hestia (Vesta) Goddess of the Heart and Home Demeter (Ceres) Goddess of Earth and Harvest Iliad Odessy Film Showing (Percy Jackson, Clash of the Titans) III. Hindu Mythology Vedas Mahabharata Ramayana IV. Celtic Mythology Fomorians V. Egyptian Mythology Osiris and Iris Horus VI. Semitic Mythology Myth of Babylonia and Assyria Sumerian Mythology VII.Teutonic Mythology (Scandinavian) VIII. Phillipine Mythology Bathala or Abba Lesser Divinities Assisting Bathala Story of Maykapal Coming of Kabunian The First People FINAL TERM IX. Folklore Definition Written Records Folklore Anthropological Approach in Folklore X. The Study of the Process Improvisation of Folklore The Oral Processes of Folklore The Audience in Folklore XII. Collection and Archives of Folklore The Informant of Folklore Collections of Folklore Myths Legends Marches Ballads XIII. Non-Literary Folklore Superstition Folklore Drama Children’s Game XIV. History of Folklore Studies Early Folklorist 19th Century XV. Techniques and Theories of the 20th Century Classification of Folklore Collection Aids of Folklore Theory of Folklore Folk life The Collaboration of Scholars XVI. Folklore Outputs Big Book Making for Folklore Course Requirements: Attendance Reporting/Class Discussion Big Book Making Quizzes Assignment References: Tan, Arsenia B. Introduction to Literature 4th Edition. Lacia, Ferdilyn et al. The Literatures of the World. Hamilton, Edith. Mythology Timeless Tales of Gods and Heroes. Duka, Carolina R. The Literatures of Asia & Africa. http://www.mythology.wordpress.com Prepared by: ROGELIO B. LASCONIA JR.,MAEd
Monthly Archives: December 2010
The Christmas Celebration here in the Philippines is celebrated with the Simbang Gabi in which Roman Catholics having mass every morning starting December 16, 2010. This mass is called also 9 mornings to be completed to those people who have wishes and petitions. The highlight is the Midnight of December 24 wherein people are awake upon waiting the clock strike 12 midnight. In the midst of celebration, the center of all is baby Jesus who is the promising Messiah and Savior. May all be festive this Christmas and Optimistic New Year.