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EN3141 Tragedy in the Age of Shakespeare

SCOTCAT credits:30
Academic year(s):2017/8
SCQF Level 9
Planned timetable:S1 - 12.00 noon Tue and 12.00 noon Thu, S2 - 3.00 pm - 4.00 pm Thu, 4.00 pm - 5.00 pm Fri

The aim of the module is to develop an understanding of different versions of tragedy in the English Renaissance. (Group B)

Place in programme(s) and relationship to other modules


Group B Optional for English and BA (Intl Hons) English

UG Pre-requisite(s):EN2003, EN2004

Learning and teaching methods and delivery

Weekly contact:1 lecture and 1 tutorial and 2 optional consultative hours.
Total module hours:
  • Scheduled learning: 20
  • Guided independent study: 280

Assessment pattern

UG As defined by QAA:
  • Written examinations: 50%
  • Practical examinations: 0%
  • Coursework: 50%
UG As used by St Andrews:2-hour Written Examination = 50%, Coursework = 50%
UG Re-assessment:3-hour Written Examination = 100%


Module coordinator:Prof N P P Rhodes (S1) Dr G Pertile (S2)
Module teaching staff:Prof N P P Rhodes (S1) Dr G Pertile (S2)