Combines the comparative study of Western literature with special attention to the literatures and cultures of the Classical world, including language. One of the very best classics departments in the country, renowned for its quality of teaching.
Year 1 examples: Entertainment cultures in Greece and Rome; writing London; reading poetry; literature of the renaissance; introducing literary theories; introduction to film studies (forms); introduction to film studies (contexts). Year 2 examples: The novels of Nikos Kazantzakis; subjects of desire in medieval literature; Jacobean theatre; modernist fiction; literature and psychoanalysis; modern theatre; Australian literature and film; women and love in the renaissance; Year 3 examples: Jacobean Shakespeare; postcolonial perspectives; medieval romance; experimental theatre; Jane Austen in context; French feminist writing; contemporary Algerian literature; Flaubert; shadows of enlightenment.
|Duration & Attendance||Qualification||Tuition fees|
|BA (Hons)||£9,000 Academic year. First year home fees|
- GCE A-level AAA
- SQA Higher AAAAB
- European Baccalaureate 85%
- International Baccalaureate 35
- SQA Advanced Higher AA
- BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma
- BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma
- BTEC Level 3 Diploma
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- The course is well organised and is running smoothly 85%
- I have been able to access general IT resources when I needed to 88%
- The library resources and services are good enough for my needs 81%
|Studying and working||5|
Total Written: 69%
Total Coursework: 31%