Literary Studies: The Novel (11152.1)
|Level:||Level 1 - Undergraduate Introductory Unit|
|Faculty:||Faculty of Arts and Design|
|Discipline:||School of Arts and Communications|
UC - Canberra, Bruce
Year Teaching Period Convener Mode of Delivery 2020 Semester 1 DR Paul MAGEE (Ph: +61 2 62012402 ) ON-CAMPUS 2021 Semester 1 DR Paul MAGEE (Ph: +61 2 62012402 ) ON-CAMPUS
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This unit is an introduction to various literary studies methodologies through a study of the novel as a dominant literary form. Reading a diverse and challenging range of novels, students identify the conventions that characterise the novelistic genre, situating them in their specific literary contexts and their broader historical, social, and political dimensions.
After successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:
1. Demonstrate familiarity with and employ a range of literary studies methodologies to critically engage with literary works; and
2. Demonstrate in written and oral forms ability to critically and creatively analyse the formal, historical and aesthetic properties of novels.
UC - Canberra, Bruce
- Semester 1, 2020
- Semester 1, 2019
One 1 hour lecture and one 1.5 hour interactive workshop/tutorial on-campus per week.
Written and spoken English of a standard sufficient to read complex texts in English.
8144 Literary Studies: The Novel.