Universität Wien FIND

123231 AR Literature Course (interactive) (2019S)

In and out of school: Young adult fiction and the classroom

1.50 ECTS (1.00 SWS), SPL 12 - Anglistik
Continuous assessment of course work

in preparation

Details

max. 25 participants
Language: English

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Tuesday 19.03. 12:00 - 14:00 Raum 2 Anglistik UniCampus Hof 8 3E-EG-09
Tuesday 26.03. 12:00 - 14:00 Raum 2 Anglistik UniCampus Hof 8 3E-EG-09
Tuesday 02.04. 12:00 - 14:00 Raum 2 Anglistik UniCampus Hof 8 3E-EG-09
Tuesday 09.04. 12:00 - 14:00 Raum 2 Anglistik UniCampus Hof 8 3E-EG-09
Tuesday 30.04. 12:00 - 14:00 Raum 2 Anglistik UniCampus Hof 8 3E-EG-09
Tuesday 14.05. 12:00 - 14:00 Raum 2 Anglistik UniCampus Hof 8 3E-EG-09

Information

Aims, contents and method of the course

The aim of this class is to explore young adult fiction that has school as its central concern. We will explore the structure of the classic school story and analyse some more recent manifestations, from illustrated series fiction to more speculative settings.

Assessment and permitted materials

Students will be expected to submit a portfolio at the end of the course, which consists of short formal essays and more informal and creative reflections, as well as suggestions for classroom activities.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Attendance is obligatory. One absence will be excused (this class consisting of double-sessions).
Assessment is based on the following:
• active participation in class (10 pts)
• portfolio (40 pts)

Max. 50 pts; Pass rate: 60%
Grading scale:
100-90 Sehr Gut
91-80 Gut
81-70 Befriedigend
71-60 Genügend
59-0 Nicht Genügend

Examination topics

Materials used as a basis for the portfolios will be provided in class, on moodle and supplied by students.

Reading list

A variety of texts will be provided on moodle, longer texts will have to be purchased.The readings will be selected by students and teacher.

Association in the course directory

Studium: UF 344;
Code/Modul: UF4.2.4-323;
Lehrinhalt: 12-0266

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