Postgraduate Coursework Units of Study
ENGL6040 - Introduction to Old English
Semester 2, 2013 | Credit Points: 6
Coordinator: Daniel Anlezark
Phone: +61 2 9351 3828
Old English was the language of England from the fifth century until the twelfth. This earliest phase of the English literary tradition evolved against a background of cultural encounters: as the Anglo-Saxons encountered the culture of Rome, as they adopted and adapted the Christian religion, and as they reflected on their origins on the European continent. This unit introduces students to the language spoken and written by the Anglo-Saxons, and presents the opportunity to translate and read Old English texts.
1x1000wd translation exercise (20%), 1x2500wd essay (40%), 1x1500wd exam (40%)
1x1hr lecture/week, 2x1hr tutorial/week
Please Note: This timetable is a draft timetable and subject to change.
Lecture for ENGL6040
|Class||Introduction to Old English|
|Session||Semester 2 2013|
|Location||Woolley Tutorial Room S361 A20|
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