Units of Study
ENGL3634 - Continuing Old English
Semester 2, 2011 | Credit Points: 6
Coordinator: Daniel Anlezark
Phone: +61 2 9351 3828
The literature of the Anglo-Saxons offers an insight into a range of understandings of the place of human beings in the world and its history. This unit of study will build on students' elementary knowledge of the Old English language, and offer students the opportunity to translate and read a range of texts including historical prose, love poetry and religious texts. These texts will be studied in a range of contexts, from the cultural and historical to their manuscript setting.
1x1500wd translation and commentary (15%), 1x3000wd essay (35%), 1x1.5hr exam (35%), participation(15%)
A Guide to Old English (Mitchell and Robinson, 7th edition)
Students who have completed ENGL3621, ENGL3622, ENGL3631, ENGL3632 must consult the unit co-ordinator.
This unit is available as a designated 'Advanced' unit for students who are already enrolled in the BA (Advanced) degree program.
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