SHAKESPEARE AND CONTEMPORARIES

ENG3SAC

2021

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

This subject will provide a broad study of various forms of tragedy and tragi-comedy in Shakespeare and in the drama of his age. Playwrights other than Shakespeare, such as Marlowe, Middleton and Rowley, will also be considered. Discussion of these plays will underpinned by some attention to their historical context, their importance to contemporary cultural consciousness and to current critical approaches. Delivery of the subject is online with one face-to-face seminar per campus during the semester.

SchoolHumanities and Social Sciences

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorMike Nolan

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 3 - UG

Available as ElectiveYes

Learning ActivitiesProviding tutorial experiences which enable each student to question, debate, explore.Topic specific readings provided in tutorials and lectures.On line tasks, formalised tutorial preparation, essay preparation.Workshop activities in tutorials.On line materials, use of on line discussion sessions.Lectures, supplementary on line material, written responses, extension activities.

Capstone subjectNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites Must have completed 15 credit points of second-year subject or with co-ordinator's approval

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsENG2SAC

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Quota Management StrategyN/A

Quota-conditions or rulesN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Minimum credit point requirementN/A

Assumed knowledgeN/A

Readings

Othello

Resource TypePrescribed

Resource RequirementN/A

AuthorShakespeare, W.

YearN/A

Edition/VolumeN/A

PublisherPENGUIN

ISBNN/A

Chapter/article titleN/A

Chapter/issueN/A

URLN/A

Other descriptionN/A

Source locationN/A

Titus Andronicus

Resource TypePrescribed

Resource RequirementN/A

AuthorShakespeare, W.

YearN/A

Edition/VolumeN/A

PublisherPENGUIN

ISBNN/A

Chapter/article titleN/A

Chapter/issueN/A

URLN/A

Other descriptionN/A

Source locationN/A

The Duchess of Malfi

Resource TypePrescribed

Resource RequirementN/A

AuthorWebster, J

YearN/A

Edition/VolumeN/A

PublisherAny Edition

ISBNN/A

Chapter/article titleN/A

Chapter/issueN/A

URLN/A

Other descriptionN/A

Source locationN/A

Doctor Faustus

Resource TypePrescribed

Resource RequirementN/A

AuthorMarlowe, C.

YearN/A

Edition/VolumeN/A

PublisherOXFORD

ISBNN/A

Chapter/article titleN/A

Chapter/issueN/A

URLN/A

Other descriptionN/A

Source locationN/A

Hamlet

Resource TypePrescribed

Resource RequirementN/A

AuthorShakespeare, W.

YearN/A

Edition/VolumeN/A

PublisherPENGUIN

ISBNN/A

Chapter/article titleN/A

Chapter/issueN/A

URLN/A

Other descriptionN/A

Source locationN/A

Career Ready

Career-focusedNo

Work-based learningNo

Self sourced or Uni sourcedN/A

Entire subject or partial subjectN/A

Total hours/days requiredN/A

Location of WBL activity (region)N/A

WBL addtional requirementsN/A

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

Graduate Capabilities

Intended Learning Outcomes

01. Articulate an understanding and appreciation of critical and textual matters
02. Develop and utilise a coherent critical framework
03. Initiate and engage productively in research activities and to display an awareness of relevant critical and theoretical paradigms
04. Respond positively in group situations and to contribute effectively to group outcomes
05. Develop an appreciation of and facility with a range of communication strategies
06. Developed critical appreciation of issues and concerns associated with Early Modern texts and the ability to create effective and informed written analysis

Subject options

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Albury-Wodonga, 2021, Semester 1, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorMike Nolan

Class requirements

LectureWeek: 10 - 22
One 1.00 h lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via online.
These classes are cross campus and are available to all students. Lectures delivered on line

SeminarWeek: 0 - 0
One 3.00 h seminar per study period on weekdays during the day from week 0 to week 0 and delivered via face-to-face.
1 seminar per campus per semester. One off booking required

Scheduled Online ClassWeek: 10 - 17
Seven 1.00 h scheduled online class other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 17 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Essay 1500 words

N/AN/AN/ANo40 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO5, SILO6

Essay 2000 words

N/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO5, SILO6

Exercises 500 words5 x 100 word exercises

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5, SILO6

Bendigo, 2021, Semester 1, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorMike Nolan

Class requirements

LectureWeek: 10 - 22
One 1.00 h lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via online.
These classes are cross campus and are available to all students. Lectures delivered on line

SeminarWeek: 0 - 0
One 3.00 h seminar per study period on weekdays during the day from week 0 to week 0 and delivered via face-to-face.
1 seminar per campus per semester. One off booking required

Scheduled Online ClassWeek: 10 - 17
Seven 1.00 h scheduled online class other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 17 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Essay 1500 words

N/AN/AN/ANo40 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO5, SILO6

Essay 2000 words

N/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO5, SILO6

Exercises 500 words5 x 100 word exercises

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5, SILO6

Melbourne (Bundoora), 2021, Semester 1, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorMike Nolan

Class requirements

LectureWeek: 10 - 22
One 1.00 h lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via online.
These classes are cross campus and are available to all students. Lectures delivered on line

SeminarWeek: 0 - 0
One 3.00 h seminar per study period on weekdays during the day from week 0 to week 0 and delivered via face-to-face.
1 seminar per campus per semester. One off booking required

Scheduled Online ClassWeek: 10 - 17
Seven 1.00 h scheduled online class other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 17 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Essay 1500 words

N/AN/AN/ANo40 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO5, SILO6

Essay 2000 words

N/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO5, SILO6

Exercises 500 words5 x 100 word exercises

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5, SILO6

Mildura, 2021, Semester 1, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorMike Nolan

Class requirements

LectureWeek: 10 - 22
One 1.00 h lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via online.
These classes are cross campus and are available to all students. Lectures delivered on line

SeminarWeek: 0 - 0
One 3.00 h seminar per study period on weekdays during the day from week 0 to week 0 and delivered via face-to-face.
1 seminar per campus per semester. One off booking required

Scheduled Online ClassWeek: 10 - 17
Seven 1.00 h scheduled online class other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 17 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Essay 1500 words

N/AN/AN/ANo40 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO5, SILO6

Essay 2000 words

N/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO5, SILO6

Exercises 500 words5 x 100 word exercises

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5, SILO6

Shepparton, 2021, Semester 1, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorMike Nolan

Class requirements

LectureWeek: 10 - 22
One 1.00 h lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via online.
These classes are cross campus and are available to all students. Lectures delivered on line

SeminarWeek: 0 - 0
One 3.00 h seminar per study period on weekdays during the day from week 0 to week 0 and delivered via face-to-face.
1 seminar per campus per semester. One off booking required

Scheduled Online ClassWeek: 10 - 17
Seven 1.00 h scheduled online class other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 17 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Essay 1500 words

N/AN/AN/ANo40 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO5, SILO6

Essay 2000 words

N/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO5, SILO6

Exercises 500 words5 x 100 word exercises

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5, SILO6