English level 1 undergraduate modules - Cornwall

These English modules were available to undergraduate students during the current and previous academic years. While they are representative of the choices which will be available to you during your degree, you should note that modules may change depending on the research interests of staff.

Level 1 modules

Module Credits
Academic Group Tutorials 0
Critical Theory 30
Foundations 30
Reinventions 30
Shakespeare and the History of Ideas 30

Level 2 modules

Module Credits
Encounters with the Unknown in Early Modern Literature 15
Finding a Voice 15
From Modernism to the Contemporary 15
From Romanticism to Decadence 30
Humanities in the Workplace (Penryn) 15
Inventing the Early Modern: Literary Cultures, 1550-1700 15
Liberty, Slavery, Tyranny: Literature and Politics in the Romantic Age 15
Literature and Conflict, 1900-present 15
Literature and the Past 15
Reason and Passion: 1700-1799 30
Reason and Passion: Literature of the Long Eighteenth Century 15
Romantics and Victorians: Literature in the Industrial Age 15
Transatlantic Avant-Gardes, 1820-1900 15

Level 3 modules

Module Credits
Contemporary Literature 30
Creative Writing Dissertation 30
Dissertation 30
Feeling Bodies: Emotions in Early Modern Literature and Culture, 1500-1700 30
Independent Study 30
Short Fiction 30
The Development of British Children's Literature 30
The Gothic 30
Tolkien: Scholar, Critic, Writer 30
Twenty-First Century Literature and the Global City 30
Writing Ireland, 1800 to the present 30