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Introduction to the Study of Literature: Text Analysis

Code: 175195
ECTS: 5.0
Lecturers in charge: izv. prof. dr. sc. Gordan Matas
Lecturers: Victoria Vestić - Seminar
Take exam: Studomat

1. komponenta

Lecture typeTotal
Lectures 15
Seminar 30
* Load is given in academic hour (1 academic hour = 45 minutes)
By completing the course students deepen and develop their understanding of a series of theoretical viewpoints and practical approaches to literature along with their ability to apply them. Students gain insight into the application of the concepts and theories of the analysis of literary texts. Through further awareness of the main periods and genres of literature in English students acquire the abilities to read and understands significant texts of those periods and genres. At the end of the course students will have also improved their and oral and written skills.
Learning outcomes:
  1. Literary Theory: An Anthology., , Rivkin, J., Ryan, M., Blackwell, 2017.
  2. Literary Theory: The Basics, , Bertens, H., Routledge, 2013.
Optional literature:
  1. The Norton Anthology of English Literature: The Major Authors., , Abrams, M.H. & Greenblatt, S. (Eds.), W.W. Norton, 2001.
  2. Stylistics., , Bradford, R., Routledge, 1997.
  3. Modernism/Postmodernism., , Brooker, P., Longman, 1992.
  4. The English Novel in History: 1950-1995., , Connor, S., Routledge, 1996.
  5. Critical Theory & Practice: A Coursebook., , Green, K. & LeBihan, J., Routledge, 1995.
  6. John Hopkins Guide to Literary Theory and Criticism., , Groden, M. (Ed.)., The John Hopkins University Press, 2004.
2. semester
Mandatory course - Regular studij - English Language and Literature
Consultations schedule:
  • izv. prof. dr. sc. Gordan Matas:

    Wednesday: 15:00-15:45 hrs