Introduction to English: Literary Genres

UNSW Sydney

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Introduction to English: Literary Genres

  • Host University

    UNSW Sydney

  • Location

    Sydney, Australia

  • Area of Study

    Classics, Creative Writing, English, Literature, Literatures in English, Poetry

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Lower

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    Hours & Credits

  • Credit Points

    6
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3 - 4
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    4 - 6
  • Overview

    This course introduces students to English through the study of literary form. Focusing on the major literary genres of poetry, prose and drama, the course will examine ways of writing in English from a range of periods and cultural traditions including non-British and pre-Twentieth century. It will also introduce students to the specialised vocabulary of literary and textual analysis.

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.