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Introduction to Literary Analysis - 1

Faculté de gestion: Faculté des lettres

Responsable(s): Lucy Perry
Intervenant(s): -

Période de validité: 2016 -> 2016

Pas d'horaire défini.


2 heures par semaine
56 heures par année

Langue(s) d'enseignement: anglais
Public: Oui
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Introduction to Literary Analysis (ILA) is a compulsory course designed to develop skills related to the critical analysis of literary texts in English. You will be introduced to important genres and authors in English and American literature, basic concepts of literary analysis, and will be encouraged to develop your own critical interpretations of the works we read.


The Autumn semester focuses on poetry with a selection of texts provided by the instructors. The Spring semester focuses on drama and prose.


BA 2005 : The validation of this class (part of a 10-credit module with ELS, the English Literature Survey) is based on three essays (plus rewrites if necessary) and class participation.
BA 2013 : validation continue notée


Autumn: A brochure of poems to be studied will be available for download from moodle.

Spring: James Joyce, 'The Dead'
Tom Stoppard, 'Arcadia' (Faber & Faber, 1993).

Exigences du cursus d'études

Level B2 or above required in English (Common European framework of reference for languages).

Informations supplémentaires


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