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Undergraduate | GRF-LCS331 | 2024

American Literature

Previously GRF-LCS33

Course information for 2024 intake

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Study method
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Start dates
4 Mar 2024,
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Entry requirements
Prior study needed
13 weeks

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American Literature

About this subject

  • At the completion of this subject you will:

    1. be familiar with some key writers and movements in American literature from the late nineteenth century
    2. be able to make connections between American literary production and important trends in American culture and history
    3. be aware of comparative perspectives in literature
    4. have developed and refined their skills in literary and cultural analysis
    5. have refined their ability to write about literature and cultural history in an academic context.

Entry requirements

Prior study

You must have successfully completed the following subject(s) before starting this subject:

one of

  • GRF-LCS22 (Not currently available)

  • GRF-LCS221 (Not currently available)

Equivalent subjects

You should not enrol in this subject if you have successfully completed any of the following subject(s) because they are considered academically equivalent:

  • GRF-LCS33 (Not currently available)

Additional requirements

No additional requirements

Study load

0.125 EFTSL

This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.

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What to study next?

Once you’ve completed this subject it can be credited towards one of the following courses

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