Texts in History

English, School of English, Drama and American & Canadian Studies

College of Arts and Law


Code 23621

Level of study First Year

Credit value 20

Semester 2

Module description

This module, with its co-requisite, Approaches to Literature, provides a foundation for advanced literary study. It will introduce students to a range of focal texts from different periods and genres. Students will apply techniques of close, contextual and theoretical reading, continuing and developing methods and ideas initiated in Approaches to Literature. Students will undertake formative essay-writing.