Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Area of Study
Taught In English
Course Level Recommendations
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Recommended U.S. Semester Credits3
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units4
Hours & Credits
Students become acquainted with various traditions in literary theory, including psychoanalysis, Marxism, feminism, narratology, semiotics, queer studies, New Historicism, and African American studies.
Each meeting, the basic tenets of a particular tradition in literary theory are discussed. Subsequently, students apply this theoretical perspective to an assigned literary text.
TYPE OF ASSESSMENT
Students must also take (or have taken) part in the module “Literature, Culture, and Society.”
Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.
Some courses may require additional fees.