Universität Wien FIND

127011 KO Critical Readings in Literature (2018S)

High to Late Modernism

6.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 12 - Anglistik
Continuous assessment of course work

Details

max. 30 participants
Language: English

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

As part of the Erasmus+ teaching exchange programme, the sessions on 25 and 26 June will be taught by Dr. Joseph Anderton (Birmingham City University): http://www.bcu.ac.uk/english/staff/joseph-anderton

Tuesday 13.03. 10:00 - 12:00 Raum 5 Anglistik UniCampus Hof 8 3E-O1-17
Tuesday 20.03. 10:00 - 12:00 Raum 5 Anglistik UniCampus Hof 8 3E-O1-17
Tuesday 10.04. 10:00 - 12:00 Raum 5 Anglistik UniCampus Hof 8 3E-O1-17
Tuesday 17.04. 10:00 - 12:00 Raum 5 Anglistik UniCampus Hof 8 3E-O1-17
Tuesday 24.04. 10:00 - 12:00 Raum 5 Anglistik UniCampus Hof 8 3E-O1-17
Tuesday 08.05. 10:00 - 12:00 Raum 5 Anglistik UniCampus Hof 8 3E-O1-17
Tuesday 29.05. 10:00 - 12:00 Raum 5 Anglistik UniCampus Hof 8 3E-O1-17
Tuesday 05.06. 10:00 - 12:00 Raum 5 Anglistik UniCampus Hof 8 3E-O1-17
Tuesday 12.06. 10:00 - 12:00 Raum 5 Anglistik UniCampus Hof 8 3E-O1-17
Tuesday 19.06. 10:00 - 12:00 Raum 5 Anglistik UniCampus Hof 8 3E-O1-17
Monday 25.06. 14:00 - 16:00 Raum 5 Anglistik UniCampus Hof 8 3E-O1-17
Tuesday 26.06. 10:00 - 12:00 Raum 5 Anglistik UniCampus Hof 8 3E-O1-17
Tuesday 26.06. 15:00 - 18:00 Raum 5 Anglistik UniCampus Hof 8 3E-O1-17

Information

Aims, contents and method of the course

We will analyse the selected texts from a wide range of approaches to the study of literature and cultural studies and revise the basic theoretical tools for analysing literary texts.

Assessment and permitted materials

Regular attendance and participation in classroom discussions; oral presentations; portfolio consisting of a range of written assignments.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

49 points portfolio
30 points oral presentation
21 points active participation and short assignments
Students have to fulfil all course requirements (each with at least 50%) and to score at least 60 points altogether to pass this course.
Grading scale:
1: 100-91p
2: 90-81p
3: 80-71p
4: 70-60p
5: 59-0p

Examination topics

Classroom discussions, student presentations, texts listed on the reading list.

Reading list

Samuel Beckett, Four Nouvelles (The Expelled, The Calmative, The End, First Love, Texts for Nothing); Waiting for Godot
T.S. Eliot, The Waste Land
Ernest Hemingway, The Old Man and the Sea
Flann O'Brien, The Third Policeman
Virginia Woolf, Mrs Dalloway & Flush

Secondary sources to be prepared for the classes will be announced in class and posted on Moodle.

Association in the course directory

Studium: BA 612; BEd 046/407
Code/Modul: BA08.3; BEd Modul 10
Lehrinhalt: 12-3000

Last modified: Fr 31.08.2018 08:42