Postgraduate Coursework Units of Study

ENGL6991 - Classic Australian Works

Semester 1, 2013  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Robert William Dixon

Description

This unit examines a selection of Australian works that have achieved the status of "classics". It will explore the process of literary canon formation and develop techniques of close reading while also attending to the wider social contexts of production and reception both nationally and internationally.

Assessments

1x5000wd essay based on critical analysis of selected texts (100%)

Classes

1x2-hr seminar/week

 Thursday

  10am 11am 12pm 1pm 2pm 3pm 4pm 5pm 6pm

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Seminar

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