- Code ENGL6022
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by School of Literature, Languages and Linguistics
- ANU College ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
- Course subject English
- Areas of interest Literature
- Academic career PGRD
- Dr Ian Higgins
- Mode of delivery In Person
- Co-taught Course
First Semester 2019
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This course spans an historical era of enormous range and significance: from the French Revolution in 1789 to the mid-twentieth century; from Romanticism to Modernism and after. This is a vast literary-historical panorama, and yet there are many discernible, essential and vital continuities between the writers and texts on this course. These major writers and especially challenging texts have been amongst the most influential of all in setting the agenda for modern literary practice in our language, as well as for modern conceptions and theories of literature. Writers studied will include Wordsworth, Byron, Yeats, Eliot and Joyce.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:Upon successful completion of this course, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
- Apply knowledge of the historical and cultural contexts of the literature of the Romantic, Victorian and Modernist eras to some major authors, works and genres.
- Identify key elements that are distinctive to literary achievement of writers in the Romantic, Victorian and Modernist periods of British literary history.
- Reflect and write analytically about the literary works and their contexts.
- Develop their own skills of literacy critical analysis.
- Understand and successfully deploy a range of terms and concepts integral to literary studies.
2000 word essay (40%) (LO 1, 2, 3, 4)
2000 word essay (40%) (LO 1, 2, 3, 4)
1000 word critical analysis (20%) (LO5)
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130 hours of total student learning time made up from:
a) 36 hours of contact: 24 hours of lectures and 12 hours of tutorials.
b) 94 hours of independent student research, reading and writing.
Requisite and Incompatibility
The Norton Anthology of English Literature, 9th edn., vol. 2 (Vol. Package 2: D, E, F)As per prescribed texts
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|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|4113||25 Feb 2019||04 Mar 2019||31 Mar 2019||31 May 2019||In Person||View|