Course EN3014

English: Scholarly Writing in Literary Theory and Criticism - Graduate Level

7.5 Credits
Second Cycle

Starts week 46, 2019

The course consists of advanced studies in the literary research process, which includes a critical reading of previous degree theses, scholarly articles and dissertations. The students also study common rules and conventions of how to refer to primary and secondary sources in the form of quotations and paraphrases, as well as how to write notes and document sources. During the course the students perform a number of analytical writing assignments as well as a limited literary research project which is presented in the form of an argumentative essay.
Starts and ends:
wk46, 2019 - wk3, 2020
Study Rate:
50%
Location:
Flexible (Falun)
Time of Day:
Day
Teaching form:
Distance
Language:
English
Other:
P: Course only offered as part of programme.
Entry Qualifications:
  • 90 ECTS-credits of English, including 30 ECTS-credits at Undergraduate level 2, and a theory course in literary theory, or the equivalent
Application Code:
HDA-H322J
Main field of study:
Online Education
Compulsory meetings:
0 physical
5 online
Computer Skills:

Surf on the Internet, read and send emails, use a word-processing programme (e.g. Word). Connect a camera and headphones to the computer and install a programme using instructions.

Computer Capacity:

Access to a computer (Not a mini pc, tablet or similar) that is not older than three years (or equivalent) and broadband connection, at least 1 Mbit/s (not mobile broadband, because mobile broadband can vary considerably in speed).

Means of Education:

Higher rate of web-based communication where our learning platform (Learn) is a natural element of the course. Web-based meetings with sound and image where simple presentations can be held. Lectures can be broadcast live or can alternatively be made available afterwards online.

Tuition Fee
First Tuition Fee Installment:
10,875 SEK
Total Tuition Fee:
10,875 SEK
EU/EEA Citizens or exchange students are not required to pay fees.
Information on application and tuition fees: www.universityadmissions.se.