Int Comparative Literary Studies Hons A (ICLS4011)


The Honours program in International Comparative Literary Studies consists of:
1. a thesis written under the supervision of two members of the ICLS academic staff
2. two seminars that meet weekly for two hours for one semester.

Students should consult with the Honours coordinator regarding seminar offerings in 2014

Further unit of study information


2 semester-length seminars of 2 hours per week per seminar


A thesis of 18000-20000 words (60%), 2x6000wd seminars (40%)

Faculty/department permission required?


Unit of study rules


Credit average in 48 Senior credit points of ICLS

Additional Information

At least 36 Senior credit points should be from ICLS units including exchange units, and 12 may be from cross-listed units from the School of Languages and Cultures or the Department of English. A reading knowledge of one language other than English is also required. Students not meeting these criteria may apply for special permission from the Director of ICLS.

Study this unit outside a degree

Non-award/non-degree study

If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.

Cross-institutional study

If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.