Australian Literature

Unit of study Credit points A: Assumed knowledge P: Prerequisites C: Corequisites N: Prohibition Session

Australian Literature

A major in Australian Literature requires at least 36 credit points of senior units of study from this table, including at least 18 credit points taken from core 2000 level units of study and 6 credit points from 3000 level units of study.

Junior units of study

ENGL1002
Narratives of Romance and Adventure
6      Semester 1
ENGL1007
Language, Texts and Time
6      Semester 1
ENGL1008
Australian Texts: International Contexts

This unit of study is not available in 2017

6      Semester 2
ENGL1011
Introduction to Film Studies
6      Semester 2
ENGL1012
The Gothic Imagination
6      Semester 2
ENGL1013
Global Literatures in English
6      Semester 2
ENGL1026
Constructing the Fictive Self
6      Semester 1

Senior units of study

Core
ASLT2602
Revolutionary Writing?: 1960s and beyond

This unit of study is not available in 2017

6    P 18 junior credit points including 12 junior credit points from English
N ASLT2002


This unit is available as a designated 'Advanced' unit for students who are already enrolled in the BA (Advanced) degree program.
Semester 1
ASLT2609
Australian Writing in the Postmodern Age

This unit of study is not available in 2017

6    P 18 Junior credit points including 12 Junior credit points from English
N ASLT2009
Semester 2
ASLT2616
Australian Stage and Screen

This unit of study is not available in 2017

6    P (18 Junior credit points including 12 Junior credit points from English) or (18 Junior credit points including ENGL1011)
N ASLT2006 or ASLT2016
Semester 1
ASLT2619
Australian Gothic
6    P (18 junior credit points including 12 junior credit points from English) or (18 junior credit points including ENGL1011)
Semester 1
ASLT2620
Writing Australian Nature

This unit of study is not available in 2017

6    P 18 Junior credit points including 12 Junior credit points from English
Semester 1
ASLT2622
Australian Modernism
6    P 18 junior credit points including 12 junior credit points from English
N ASLT2601
Semester 2
ASLT3607
Literature, Nation, Location
6    P 18 senior credit points from English or Australian Literature
Semester 2
ASLT3608
Major Authors: Depth Study

This unit of study is not available in 2017

6    P 18 senior credit points from English or Australian Literature
Semester 2
Elective
ENGL2603
Imagining America

This unit of study is not available in 2017

6    P (12 Junior credit points from English) or (6 Junior credit points from English and AMST1001) or (AMST1001 and (HSTY1076 or HSTY1023))
N ENGL2003
Semester 2
ENGL2605
Literary Theory: An Introduction

This unit of study is not available in 2017

6    P (12 Junior credit points from English) or (6 Junior credit points from English and AMST1001)
N ENGL3910 or ENGL3920 or ASLT3602 or ENGL3962
Semester 1
ENGL2611
Jane Austen, Then and Now

This unit of study is not available in 2017

6    P (12 Junior credit points from English) or (6 Junior credit points from English and AMST1001)
N ENGL2011
Semester 1
Summer Early
ENGL2617
Postmodernism

This unit of study is not available in 2017

6    P (12 Junior credit points from English) or (6 Junior credit points from English and AMST1001) or (AMST1001 and (HSTY1076 or HSTY1023)) or (18 Junior credit points including ENGL1011)
N ENGL2017
Semester 1
ENGL2627
Screening Sexuality

This unit of study is not available in 2017

6    P (12 Junior credit points from English) or (6 Junior credit points from English and AMST1001) or (AMST1001 and (HSTY1076 or HSTY1023)) or (18 Junior credit points including ENGL1011) or (12 Junior credit points from GCST, SCLG, ANTH, ENGL1008, ENGL1026, PHIL1011 or PHIL1013)
N ENGL2027
Semester 2
ENGL2638
Literature and Cinema
6    P ((12 Junior credit points from English) or (6 Junior credit points from English and AMST1001)) or (18 Junior credit points including ENGL1011)
N ENGL2038
Semester 1
ENGL2640
Shakespeare
6    P (12 junior credit points from English) or (6 junior credit points from English and AMST 1001) or (12 junior credit points from at least one of the following: European Studies, European, Middle Eastern or Classical Languages/Studies, Asian Studies, English, Government and International Relations, Ancient History, Philosophy, Political Economy, Sociology or Media and Communication)
N ENGL2040
Semester 1
Winter Main
ENGL2650
Reading Poetry

This unit of study is not available in 2017

6    P (12 Junior credit points from English) or (6 Junior credit points from English and AMST1001)
N ENGL2050
Semester 2
ENGL2651
Transatlantic Negotiations

This unit of study is not available in 2017

6    P (12 Junior credit points from English) or (6 Junior credit points from English and AMST1001)
Semester 1
ENGL2652
Modern Rhetoric

This unit of study is not available in 2017

6    P ((12 Junior credit points of English) or (6 Junior credit points from English and AMST1001)) or (12 Senior credit points from Digital Cultures)
N ENGL2052


This unit is being offered by the Writing Hub
Semester 2
ENGL2653
Western Theories of Language

This unit of study is not available in 2017

6    P ((12 junior credit points from English) or (6 junior credit points from English and AMST1001)) or (12 junior credit points from Linguistics)
N ENGL2053
Semester 2
ENGL2654
Novel Worlds
6    P (12 junior credit points from English) or (6 junior credit points from English and AMST1001)
Semester 2
ENGL2657
Myths, Legends and Heroes

This unit of study is not available in 2017

6    P (12 Junior credit points from English) or (6 Junior credit points from English and AMST1001)
Semester 2
ENGL2658
Love and Desire in Early Modern England

This unit of study is not available in 2017

6    P (12 junior credit points from English) or (6 junior credit points from English and AMST1001)
Semester 1
Winter Main
ENGL2660
Reading the Nation: American Literature
6    P ((12 junior credit points from English) or (6 junior credit points from English and AMST1001)) or (AMST1001 and (HSTY1023 or HSTY1076))
Semester 2
ENGL2661
Imagining Camelot
6    P (12 junior credit points from English) or (6 junior credit points from English and AMST1001)
Semester 1
ENGL2664
Transpacific American Literature
6    P ((12 junior credit points from English) or (6 junior credit points from English and AMST1001)) or (AMST1001 and (HSTY1023 or HSTY1076) and (ENGL2617 or ENGL2660))
Semester 2
ENGL2665
The Victorian Novel
6    P (12 Junior credit point from English) or (6 Junior credit points from English and AMST1001)
Semester 1
ENGL2666
Creative Writing:Theory and Practice
6    P 12 junior credit points
Semester 1
Summer Late
ENGL2667
Reading Drama

This unit of study is not available in 2017

6    P (12 Junior credit points from English) or (6 Junior credit points from English and AMST1001) or (6 Junior credit points from English and PRFM1601) or (6 Junior credit points from English and PRFM1602)
Semester 1
ENGL3603
Contemporary British Literature
6    P 18 senior credit points from any of (English or Australian Literature)
Semester 2
ENGL3607
Modern Irish Literature
6    P 18 Senior credit points from English or Australian Literature
Semester 1
ENGL3609
Mapping American Literature

This unit of study is not available in 2017

6    P (18 Senior credit points from English or Australian Literature) or (12 Senior credit points of American Studies including AMST2601)
Semester 1
ENGL3611
Issues in the Semiotics of Language
6    P 18 Senior credit points from English or Australian Literature
N ENGL3915
Semester 1
ENGL3616
Reading Contemporary America
6    P (18 Senior credit points from English or Australian Literature) or (ARHT2656 and 6 credit points from (ARHT2652 or ARHT2653 or ARHT2655 or ARHT2657 or ASNS3616 or ENGL2627 or ENGL2638 or ENGL3604 or FILM2601 or HSTY2608 or ICLS2637 or MUSC2663))
N ENGL2035 or ENGL2635
Semester 2
ENGL3623
The 18th Century: Scandal and Sociability
6    P 18 senior credit points from English or Australian Literature
N ENGL2659
Semester 1
ENGL3633
Introduction to Old English
6    P (18 Senior credit points from English or Australian Literature) or (18 Senior credit points from Linguistics) or (18 Senior credit points from Celtic Studies)
N ENGL3621 or ENGL3622 or ENGL3631 or ENGL3632
Semester 2
ENGL3642
Medieval Literature: Dreams and Visions
6    P (18 senior credit points from English or Australian Literature) or (18 senior credit points from Celtic Studies)
Semester 2
ENGL3643
The Canterbury Tales

This unit of study is not available in 2017

6    P (18 Senior credit points from English or Australian Literature) or (18 Senior credit points from Celtic Studies)
Semester 2
ENGL3651
Christopher Marlowe

This unit of study is not available in 2017

6    P 18 senior credit points from English or Australian Literature
N ENGL3922
Semester 1
ENGL3655
The Literary in Theory
6    P 18 Senior credit points from English or Australian Literature
Semester 2
ENGL3657
The Brontes

This unit of study is not available in 2017

6    P 18 Senior credit points from English or Australian Literature
Semester 1
ENGL3695
Medieval Tales of Wonder

This unit of study is not available in 2017

6    P (18 Senior credit points from English or Australian Literature) or (18 Senior credit points from Celtic Studies)
Semester 2
ENGL3696
Advanced Creative Writing
6    P ENGL2666
Semester 2
WRIT2002
Argumentation: Theory and Practice
6    P 12 Junior credit points
Intensive December
Intensive February
Intensive July
Semester 1

Honours

ASLT4011
Australian Literature Honours A
12      Semester 1
Semester 2
ASLT4012
Australian Literature Honours B
12    C ASLT4011
Semester 1
Semester 2
ASLT4013
Australian Literature Honours C
12    C ASLT4012
Semester 1
Semester 2
ASLT4014
Australian Literature Honours D
12    C ASLT4013
Semester 1
Semester 2