551.216 (13S) Survey of Anglophone Literatures

Sommersemester 2013

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Erster Termin der LV
07.03.2013 08:00 - 09:30 , HS 2
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Überblick

Lehrende/r
LV-Titel englisch
Survey of Anglophone Literatures
LV-Art
Kurs (prüfungsimmanente LV )
Semesterstunde/n
2.0
ECTS-Anrechungspunkte
4.0
Anmeldungen
59 (25 max.)
Organisationseinheit
Unterrichtssprache
Deutsch
LV-Beginn
07.03.2013

LV-Beschreibung

Lehrmethodik

Lecture input, occasional questions & debate. As in any "KU" course, you will be asked to prepare for each session, usually by tackling the respective chapter in the Course READER

Aufnahmebedingungen

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Inhalt/e

How the 800-years of anglophone histories and cultures impacted on the creative writing of that world. How social changes were demanded, documented or opposed by literary artists. How the struggle for individual freedom was supported and described by them.

Themen

  • From Chaucer to the Renaissance
  • Shakespeare and his time
  • From the Jacobeans to 1688
  • The Augustan and Romantic Ages
  • The Victorians and their novels
  • British Modernism and the 20th C
  • AmLit to the Civil War
  • AmLit from 1860 to 1918
  • AmLit in the 20th C
  • A Survey of Australian Literature (19th C)
  • A Survey of Australian Literature (20th C)

Lehrziel

Students will learn how social developments produce concomitant forms of literary expression, and how literary 'traditions' evolve often in rebellion against what went before.

Erwartete Vorkenntnisse

Regular participation is highly recommended. You might not pass the course otherwise. PLEASE NOTE: COURSE STARTS MARCH 7th, 2013

Sonstige Studienbehelfe

Course READER

Literatur

Course reader (available at the ÖH Skriptenreferat from mid-March) REQUIRED READING: William Shakespeare. King Lear Recommended: The Pelican History of England, vols. 5-9

Prüfungsinformationen

Prüfungsinhalt/e

lectures + Reader

Beurteilungskriterien/-maßstäbe

Written exam (~90 multiple choice questions), date: 27 June

Beurteilungsschema

Note/Grade Benotungsschema

Position im Curriculum

  • Bachelorstudium Anglistik und Amerikanistik (SKZ: 612, Version: 10W.3)
    • Fach: Fachliches Aufbaustudium (Pflichtfach)
      • Modul: Literature
        • Survey of Anglophone Literatures ( 2.0h KU / 4.0 ECTS)
          • 551.216 Survey of Anglophone Literatures (2.0h KU / 4.0 ECTS)
            Absolvierung im 3. Semester empfohlen
  • Bachelorstudium Anglistik und Amerikanistik (SKZ: 612, Version: 05W.1)
    • Fach: Fachliches Aufbaustudium (Pflichtfach)
      • Modul: Modul Literature Studies
        • Survey of Anglophone Literatures ( 2.0h VO / 4.0 ECTS)
          • 551.216 Survey of Anglophone Literatures (2.0h KU / 4.0 ECTS)
            Absolvierung im 4. Semester empfohlen

Gleichwertige Lehrveranstaltungen im Sinne der Prüfungsantrittszählung

Wintersemester 2019/20
  • 552.270 VO Survey of Anglophone Literatures: Focus America (2.0h / 3.0ECTS)
Wintersemester 2018/19
  • 552.270 VO Survey of Anglophone Literatures: Focus America (2.0h / 3.0ECTS)
Wintersemester 2017/18
  • 552.270 VO Survey of Anglophone Literatures: Focus America (2.0h / 3.0ECTS)
Wintersemester 2016/17
  • 552.270 VO Survey of Anglophone Literatures: Focus America (2.0h / 4.0ECTS)
Wintersemester 2015/16
  • 552.270 VO Survey of Anglophone Literatures: Focus America (2.0h / 4.0ECTS)
Sommersemester 2015
  • 551.217 VO Survey of Anglophone Literatures b (2.0h / 4.0ECTS)
Wintersemester 2013/14
  • 551.216 VO Survey of Anglophone Literatures (2.0h / 4.0ECTS)