Faculty of Arts

Undergraduate - Unit

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6 points, SCA Band 1, 0.125 EFTSL

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FacultyFaculty of Arts
Organisational UnitEnglish
OfferedClayton First semester 2013 (Day)
Coordinator(s)Dr Anna Poletti


Previously coded ENH2570


The unit provides a general survey of women's fiction, ranging across two centuries. It will consistently question and explore the concept of 'the difference of view' and will examine the importance of common historical contexts and of intertextuality for women writers.


Written work: 50%
Examination: 40%
Participation: 10%

Chief examiner(s)

Contact hours

One 1-hour lecture
one 1-hour tutorial per week

This unit applies to the following area(s) of study


A first-year sequence in English, Literary Studies or Cultural Studies or permission