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Literary Theory: An Introduction - ENGL2605

Year - 2020

This unit approaches literary theory and criticism as such in three ways, synoptically, historically, and polemically. First, a generous sampling of kinds of theory and criticism establishes the ambit of the field. Second, a more concentrated sampling explores the history and importance of a particular period or mode of theory and criticism. Third, another such sampling evaluates the nature and significance of a matter of current theoretical and critical controversy.

2x1hr lectures/week, 1x1hr tutorial/week

1x750wd critical analysis assignment (17%), 1x1500wd assignment (33%), 1x2250wd Essay (50%)


12 Junior credit points in English or 6 Junior credit points in English and AMST1001


ENGL3910 or ENGL3920 or ASLT3602 or ENGL3962


Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Semester 2

24 Aug 2020

Department/School: English
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 28 Sep 2020
Unit of study level: Senior
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? No
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