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EN4415 T.S. Eliot

SCOTCAT credits:30
Academic year(s):2017/8
SCQF Level 10
Planned timetable:11.00 am - 1.00 pm Wed

The module aims to familiarise students with the Complete Poems of T.S. Eliot, and with some of his drama and criticism. Building on the study of poetry at sub-honours level, this module is freestanding, though it contributes to the study of poetry and Modernist writing at Honours level. (Group E)

Place in programme(s) and relationship to other modules


Group E Optional for English, section II for BA (Intl Hons) English

UG Pre-requisite(s):EN2003, EN2004

Learning and teaching methods and delivery

Weekly contact:1 x 2-hour semina,r and 2 optional consultative hours.
Total module hours:
  • Scheduled learning: 44
  • Guided independent study: 256

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:Dr B Carver
Module teaching staff:Dr B Carver