Vietnamese 4 Honors Literature is an all-literature-based course. It is designed to provide students with a study of the Vietnamese literature at an advanced level in writing, speaking, listening, reading, and comprehension skills. The course is conducted entirely in Vietnamese covering Vietnamese authors and their works. Extensive reading and analysis in several genres of Vietnamese literature from the fifteenth century to contemporary times are required. The students are provided authentic literature pieces with pre, during, and after reading activities to enhance their abilities to interpret, acquire, understand, identify, discuss, and analyze the form and content of the literary texts. Vietnamese 4 Honors Literature gives students the opportunity to expand and deepen their knowledge of the Vietnamese language and culture while appreciating the richness of the Vietnamese literature. Students will also be required to participate in a variety of language and cultural activities both within and beyond the classroom settings.