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British Literature 1800–1850

Enrolment code: HEA257/357

Offered: Hobart: semester 2

Special note: may be taken as a Women’s Studies unit

Unit description:

Offers an opportunity to study classic texts in British literature from the first half of the 19th century. Explores cultural pressures and changes of this particular period through the study of canonical poetry and prose. The works of a number of authors, including William Wordsworth, Samuel Taylor Coleridge, Jane Austen, Mary Shelley and the Brontë sisters, are studied. This unit complements, but is not a prerequisite for, HEA204 /304 British Literature 1850–1900.

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Unit weight 12.5% To see normal University Admission requirements
Teaching pattern 5 contact hrs fortnightly Timetable
Prerequisites 25% at level 100 in English  
Mutual exclusions HEA257/357 British Women Writing  
Assessment mode 3,000-word essay (50%), 2-hr exam (50%) Examinations timetable (Users will need to know their login name (POP account) and password)
Majors: [Discipline and school information] English
Women's Studies
Courses Bachelor of Arts (See also combined degrees)  
Faculty website Faculty of Arts  
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