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CO3001   Issues in Comparative Literature

Academic year(s): 2017-2018

Key information

SCOTCAT credits : 15

ECTS credits : 7

Level : SCQF Level 9

Semester: 1

Planned timetable: To be arranged.

The module will allow students to reach their own definitions of the discipline of Comparative Literature for the first time in their degree. Key areas in Comparative Literature may include: A) Influence and Reception; B) Literature that Compares; C) World Literature. The course will give students the opportunity to improve their essay writing through a reflective learning log and coursework essay.

Relationship to other modules

Pre-requisite(s): Permission of the comparative literature honours adviser

Learning and teaching methods and delivery

Weekly contact: 1 seminar and 1 surgery hour.

Scheduled learning hours: 16

Guided independent study hours: 134

Assessment pattern

As used by St Andrews: Coursework = 100%

As defined by QAA
Written examinations : 0%
Practical examinations : 0%
Coursework: 100%

Re-assessment: Written Coursework = 100%


Module coordinator: Prof M A Hutton
Module teaching staff: Team taught