- Code ENGL3022
- 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 English, Literature
- Academic career UGRD
- Dr Russell Smith
- Mode of delivery In Person
- Co-taught Course
Second Semester 2023
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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. The course will examine some of the most challenging and influential writers and texts from the last two centuries, examining how literature responds to the upheavals of modernity in terms of history and politics, communications and technology, gender and sexuality, and social and economic relations. A central focus will be to examine how these distinctively modern conceptions and theories of literature continue to set the agenda for literary practice in our language.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
- apply knowledge of the historical and cultural contexts of the literature of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries to some major authors, works and genres;
- reflect and write analytically about the literary works and their contexts; and
- develop their own skills of literary critical analysis.
- (2500 word) essay (50) [LO 1,2,3]
- (2500 word) essay (50) [LO 1,2,3]
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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.
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|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|7257||24 Jul 2023||31 Jul 2023||31 Aug 2023||27 Oct 2023||In Person||N/A|