The Rise of the Novel
Not available in 2013
This course will explore the origins and development of the English novel. Students will learn about the effect of various political, social, and economic influences on the form and content of early novels, as well as the changing conventions that accompanied the development of the novel as a genre.
|Objectives||Upon successful completion of this course students will be able to:
1) Recognise early examples of the English novel and discuss its development as a genre;
2) Demonstrate skills in interpretation and analysis of contemporary literary works at intermediate undergraduate level;
3) Demonstrate the ability to communicate at intermediate undergraduate level;
4) Demonstrate skills in information literacy and use of technology to perform research;
5) Write analytic essays at intermediate undergraduate level.
|Content||Content of this course will vary from offering to offering, but will focus on the study of the English novel's development as a genre.|
|Replacing Course(s)||ENGL 3140 Eighteenth-Century Fiction|
|Transition||Students who have successfully completed ENGL3140 Eighteenth-Century Fiction are precluded from enrolment in this course.|
|Assumed Knowledge||20 units of English at 1000 level|
|Modes of Delivery||Flexible Delivery / Student Centred Learning
|Contact Hours||Seminar: for 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term|