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ENL4000 Critical Theory: Pure and Applied

Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Business, Education, Law and Arts
School or Department : School of Arts and Communication
Student contribution band : Band 1
ASCED code : 091523 - Literature

Requisites

Pre-requisite: Students must be enrolled in Program: BAHN

Other requisites

Students will require access to e-mail and have internet access to UConnect for this course.

Synopsis

This course surveys the history of literary theory and criticism, with a focus on the development of prominent movements in the twentieth century based on historical perspectives. The survey spans from the classical period to issues in contemporary critical theory, tracing the influence of classical and neoclassical thinkers in recent critical perspectives, including Feminism, Marxism, Structuralism, Formalism, and Psychoanalytic Criticism.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 2, 2016 External