English Literature

Third year semester two

These are the core period and option courses available for year 3 in semester 2 of 2020-2021.

Third Year Semester 2 Core Period Courses

Course Day/Time Location
Early Modern Comedy (Group 1)    
   OR  Early Modern Comedy (Group 2)    
   OR  Early Modern Comedy (Group 3)    
Romanticism:  Themes, Genres and Contexts  (Group 1)*    
    OR  Romanticism:  Themes, Genres and Contexts  (Group 2)*    
    OR  Romanticism:  Themes, Genres and Contexts  (Group 3)*    
    OR  Romanticism:  Themes, Genres and Contexts  (Group 4)*    
The Novel and the Modern Self 1688-1790    

* Courses with an asterisk have a Scottish emphasis

 

Full details of all the available core period courses in third year can be found here:

 

Third Year Semester 2 Option Courses

Course Day/Time Location
American Innocence (Group 1)    
   OR American Innocence (Group 2)    
American War Fiction    
Celtic Revivals    
Censorship    
Creative Writing Part 2:  Prose  (Group 1)*    
   OR   Creative Writing Part 2:  Prose  (Group 2)*    
Edinburgh in Fiction/ Fiction in Edinburgh  *    
George Orwell and the Politics of Literature    
Mystery and Horror  (Group 1) *    
    OR  Mystery and Horror (Group 2) *    
Poetry, Politics and Place    
Queering Fictions in the Twentieth Century    
Reading Science Fiction    
Shakespeare's Comedies: Identity and Illusion    
Shakespeare: Modes and Genres    
Victorian and Edwardian City    
Writing for Theatre:  An Introduction  *     [both 3rd & 4th year course]    

* Courses with an asterisk have a Scottish emphasis

 

Full details of all the available option courses in third year can be found here: