Units of Study

GRMN3611 - Contemporary German Fiction

Semester 1, 2014  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Andrea Bandhauer
Phone: +61 2 9351 3146
Email: andrea.bandhauer@sydney.edu.au

Description

This unit provides an overview of important currents in contemporary German fiction. Student will study a selection of highly acclaimed novels in depth and reflect on influential approaches in literary analysis. They will gain an insight into the diversity and originality of contemporary German literature and an understanding of the relationship between literary fiction and their historical and cultural contexts. The assessment tasks are designed to give students the opportunity to apply new knowledge and methodology through independent research.

Assessments

1x3000wd research paper (50%), 1x1500wd tutorial paper (25%), 1xclass presentation (equivalent to 1500wds (25%)

Classes

1x2-hr seminar/week

Prerequisites

18 senior credit points from Germanic Studies

Prohibitions

GRMN2611, GRMN2635

 Wednesday

  10am 11am 12pm 1pm 2pm 3pm 4pm 5pm

GRMN3611

         

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