Universität Wien FIND

120013 VO Approaching Literatures in English (2019W)

5.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 12 - Anglistik

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Language: English

Examination dates

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Friday 11.10. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal C1 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-O1-03
Friday 18.10. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal C1 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-O1-03
Friday 25.10. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal C1 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-O1-03
Friday 08.11. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal C1 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-O1-03
Friday 15.11. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal C1 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-O1-03
Friday 22.11. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal C1 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-O1-03
Friday 29.11. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal C1 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-O1-03
Friday 06.12. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal C1 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-O1-03
Friday 10.01. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal C1 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-O1-03
Friday 17.01. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal C1 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-O1-03
Friday 24.01. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal C1 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-O1-03

Information

Aims, contents and method of the course

This course will
- provide an introduction to basic questions of literary studies, such as text analysis, interpretation and literary theory,
- make students familiar with the terminology and praxis of literary criticism,
- give a survey of the major literary genres and the special problems relating to them.

Assessment and permitted materials

Written final test (90 minutes)

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

The course aims at providing students with a critical toolkit enabling them to understand - and apply - the basic concepts of literary criticism and to approach and analyse literary texts autonomously.

Examination topics

The entire material covered in the lecture course.

Reading list

Oscar Wilde: The Importance of Being Earnest (1895)
Virginia Woolf: Orlando (1928)
Further materials will be made available on Moodle.

Association in the course directory

Studium: EC 124;
Lehrinhalt: 12-0261

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