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120005 VO Introduction to the Study of Literatures in English (2008W)

4.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 12 - Anglistik

Summary

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2 Mengel

Registration/Deregistration

Groups

Group 1

Diese LVA gilt für das Bachelorstudium nach UG2002, das EC English and American Studies Basics nach UG2002, das Diplomstudium (UniStG) und das Lehramt UF Englisch (UniStG).

Language: English

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Thursday 09.10. 10:00 - 12:00 Hörsaal C1 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-O1-03
Thursday 16.10. 10:00 - 12:00 Hörsaal C1 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-O1-03
Thursday 23.10. 10:00 - 12:00 Hörsaal C1 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-O1-03
Thursday 30.10. 10:00 - 12:00 Hörsaal C1 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-O1-03
Thursday 06.11. 10:00 - 12:00 Hörsaal C1 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-O1-03
Thursday 13.11. 10:00 - 12:00 Hörsaal C1 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-O1-03
Thursday 20.11. 10:00 - 12:00 Hörsaal C1 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-O1-03
Thursday 27.11. 10:00 - 12:00 Hörsaal C1 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-O1-03
Thursday 04.12. 10:00 - 12:00 Hörsaal C1 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-O1-03
Thursday 11.12. 10:00 - 12:00 Hörsaal C1 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-O1-03
Thursday 18.12. 10:00 - 12:00 Hörsaal C1 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-O1-03
Thursday 08.01. 10:00 - 12:00 Hörsaal C1 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-O1-03
Thursday 15.01. 10:00 - 12:00 Hörsaal C1 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-O1-03
Thursday 22.01. 10:00 - 12:00 Hörsaal C1 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-O1-03
Thursday 29.01. 10:00 - 12:00 Hörsaal C1 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-O1-03

Assessment and permitted materials

written final exam

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

The course aims at helping students to become competent readers and critics by providing them with a critical toolkit which should enable them to understand and use basic concepts of literary criticism and, by applying these procedures, to approach and evaluate literary texts autonomously.

Examination topics

lecture; e-learning platform; preparation of texts at home will be expected; a tutorial will be available

Reading list

a reader and reading list will be provided

Group 2

Diese LVA gilt für das Bachelorstudium nach UG2002, das EC English and American Studies Basics nach UG2002, das Diplomstudium (UniStG) und das Lehramt UF Englisch (UniStG).

Language: English

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Thursday 09.10. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03
Thursday 16.10. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03
Thursday 23.10. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03
Thursday 30.10. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03
Thursday 06.11. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03
Thursday 13.11. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03
Thursday 20.11. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03
Thursday 27.11. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03
Thursday 04.12. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03
Thursday 11.12. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03
Thursday 18.12. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03
Thursday 08.01. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03
Thursday 15.01. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03
Thursday 22.01. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03
Thursday 29.01. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03

Assessment and permitted materials

final written test

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Students become acquainted with scholarly methods of text analysis

Examination topics

lecture course, accompanied by discussions

Reading list

A reader with will be available at the beginning of the semester. Additional reading: Michael Meyer, English and American Literatures (Tübingen, Narr/Francke, 4. Aufl. 2008)

Information

Aims, contents and method of the course

: This lecture course will introduce students to the following topics:
- techniques and conventions of scholarly research, handbooks, the computer in English Studies
- literary theories, approaches, technical terms and their practical application
- major genres and modes of literature, methods of analysis
- literary history, periods of English literatures

Association in the course directory

1013, 301, BAM6, 9013

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