London in Literature

University of Roehampton

Course Description

  • Course Name

    London in Literature

  • Host University

    University of Roehampton

  • Location

    London, England

  • Area of Study

    British Studies, Literature

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Lower

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    Hours & Credits

  • UK Credits

    20
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    5
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    7
  • Overview

    Assessment: group presentation [50%], coursework [50%]
    Please note that there will be a supplemental charge for this module to cover the costs of the field trips and excursions. The cost will be in the region of £80 to £150, payable upon arrival. This module is available to students on the Study Abroad Programme at no additional charge. Students on the International Exchange or Erasmus Programme are welcome to register for this module for a standard 20 credit module fee of £1920.
    Students on the English programme at Roehampton have a unique opportunity to take advantage of their location in London, which is not only one of the world's greatest capital cities, with an important and fascinating history, but also one of the world's richest educational and cultural resources. This module will introduce students to this resource, both as an object of enquiry in itself and as source, setting and inspiration for numerous literary texts.

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