Units of Study

ENGL3707 - Text, Action and Ideology

Semester 1, 2018  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Nick Riemer
Phone: +61 2 9036 7039
Email: nick.riemer@sydney.edu.au


This unit of study explores text-production as a social and ideological act, with particular reference to English-speaking contexts. We will ask how competing social and political interests shape specific textual practices, and consider the ideological influences impinging on theoretical discourse about language and textuality.


1x 2500wd Essay (40%), 1x 3500wd Essay (60%)


1x2hr seminar/week


12 credit points at 2000 level in Australian literature or 12 credit points at 2000 level in English Studies

Please Note: This timetable is a draft timetable and subject to change.


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