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Undergraduate | LTU-ENG2NAA | 2024

The Incredible True Story of The Novel

Course information for 2024 intake

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Start dates
4 Mar 2024,
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Entry requirements
Prior study needed
12 weeks

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The Incredible True Story of The Novel

About this subject

  • On successful completion you will be able to:

    1. Articulate an understanding of novelistic realism and its relationship to social and political context in written and verbal forms.
    2. Demonstrate familiarity with critical and theoretical debates about the novel.
    3. Formulate reasoned and substantiated arguments about a number of texts.
    4. Synthesise knowledge about a broad range of novels in different genres and from different periods.
    5. Use and understand the history of the novel in formulating responses to individual texts.

Entry requirements


Pre-requisites: Students must have completed 30 credit points of Level one subjects.

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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