Course level

Undergraduate

Faculty

Humanities and Social Sciences

School

Communication & Arts School

Units

2

Duration

One Semester

Class contact

1.5L, 1.5T

Prerequisite

#4 from Arts schedule.

Recommended prerequisite

Restricted

Course offering may be cancelled unless a minimum of 20 students enrol.

Assessment methods

Tutorial participation; Close reading exercise; Research essay

Course coordinator

Dr Lisa O'Connell

Study Abroad

This course is pre-approved for Study Abroad and Exchange students.

Current course offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 1, 2018 St Lucia Internal Profile unavailable

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Course description

How did the novel become the major literary form of the modern era? This course introduces students to the history of the novel from its eighteenth-century origins to the present day and provides a critical framework through which to understand and analyse the development of fictional realism.

Archived offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 1, 2017 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2016 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2015 St Lucia Internal Course Profile