Course ObjectiveThis course will provide a grounding in critical analysis of 'genre' in
English Literature, examining the specificities and characteristics that
are associated with various genres of literature. Students will become
familiar with the terminology used in literary analysis, and will be
able to apply these terms in their own analysis of a literary text.
Course ContentIn this course, students are trained in literary analysis. The course
familiarizes students with the analytical tools used in close reading
literary texts from different historical periods and genres, including
novels, poetry, short stories, and drama.
Teaching Methods3 hours per week / Skype sessions
Method of AssessmentWeekly written assignments (80%)
Participation and Attendance (20%)
Entry RequirementsStudents must have taken part in the module “Literature, Culture, and
LiteratureThe texts to be used in this course will be announced in the course
syllabus on Canvas ahead of the course.
Target AudienceThis course is intended for students in the "Schoolvakminor" for CIW
|Language of Tuition||English|
|Faculty||Faculty of Humanities|
|Course Coordinator||dr. E.L. la Cour|
|Examiner||dr. E.L. la Cour|
dr. E.L. la Cour
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