Course Title : English Literature II
Code Course
Type
Regular
Semester
Lecture
(hours/week)
Seminar
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Lab
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Credits ECTS
ELL 216-1 B 4 3 0 0 3.00 5
Lecturer and Office Hours
Teaching Assistant and Office Hours
Language English
Course Level
Description The aim of this course is introducing students to English literature. It covers the period from the eighteenth century to the present day. In this course you will study texts from different literary genres such as poetry and prose.
Objectives To equip students with knowledge about the major works of English literature in chronological order. Students will be introduced to various writers in different literary periods and their most famous works. At the end of the semester students will submit themselves to the written exam to test not only the gained knowledge, but mainly the ability to use the knowledge in literary critical analysis and they will make a presentation about the authors of their own choice under the guidance of a professor.
Course Outline
WeekTopics
1Literature of the Romantic Period
2Burke, Paine
3William Blake: Songs of Innocence & Songs of Experience
4Gordon, Byron
5Shelley, Carlyle
6Mills, Brownings
7Dickens, Wilde
8Midterm Exam
9Literature of 20th Century
10Literature of 20th Century
11The Rise and Fall of an Empire
12Voices from the First World War
13Literature Today
14Literature Today
15Review
16Final Exam
Prerequisites
Textbook
Other References
Laboratory Work -
Computer Usage Presentation PPT
Other -
Learning Outcomes and Competences
1Knowledge about the important periods of literature
2Knowledge about the representatives authors of these periods
3Presentation about a selected author
Course Evaluation Methods
In-term studies Quantity Percentage
Midterms130
Quizzes00
Projects120
Term Projects00
Laboratory00
Attendance110
Contribution of in-term studies to overall grade60
Contribution of final examination to overall grade40
Total100
ECTS (Allocated Based on Student) Workload
Activities Quantity Duration
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Total Workload
(hours)
Course Duration (Including the exam week : 16 x Total course hours) 16348
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 14342
Assignments 11111
Midterms 11010
Final examination 11414
Other 000
Total Work Load 125
Total Work Load / 25 (hours) 5
ECTS 5

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