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2012 HEA104 English 1B

Unit Level: Introductory

Available as a Student Elective: Yes

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SPECIAL NOTE: 

Please note this unit cannot be undertaken by students who previously completed HEA104 Reading Stories as the content of this unit is substantially similar to HEA104 Reading Stories

More information (including contact details for the Unit Coordinator) is available from the School of English, Journalism and European Languages website. Please click here.

Information for students studying by distance education is available here.

OFFERINGS

Unit Sem 1 Sem 2 Full Yr Spring Summer Winter
HEA104 L
Distance(H,L,W,I,N,O)

Key Semester Dates
Semester Campus Attendance Note Start Date Census Date Final WW Date* End Date
Sem 2 H Distance 16-JUL-2012 10-AUG-2012 03-SEP-2012 20-OCT-2012
Sem 2 I Distance 16-JUL-2012 10-AUG-2012 03-SEP-2012 20-OCT-2012
Sem 2 L Distance 16-JUL-2012 10-AUG-2012 03-SEP-2012 20-OCT-2012
Sem 2 L On Campus 16-JUL-2012 10-AUG-2012 03-SEP-2012 20-OCT-2012
Sem 2 N Distance 16-JUL-2012 10-AUG-2012 03-SEP-2012 20-OCT-2012
Sem 2 O Distance 16-JUL-2012 10-AUG-2012 03-SEP-2012 20-OCT-2012
Sem 2 W Distance 16-JUL-2012 10-AUG-2012 03-SEP-2012 20-OCT-2012

* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see Withdrawal dates explained for more information).

About Census Dates

DESCRIPTION

How do literary and film texts represent the world today? Through a series of modules that focus on popular fiction, literature and film, this unit introduces students to a variety of critical frameworks through which texts can be read and critiqued. Students who successfully complete this unit will acquire knowledge of specific critical concepts, and develop core reading and research skills on which to base further studies in English.

WEIGHT: 12.5%

ASSESSMENT: 2,500 words internal assessment (60%); two-hour examination (40%).

TEACHING PATTERN: Internal: three hours of class contact per week (13 weeks). Distance: 1.5 hours per week of audio recorded lectures (13 weeks) accessed online; online exercises and activities.

FLEXIBLE & ONLINE STUDY OPTIONS
Note: Class attendance may still be required

   Web dependent - L
Some parts of this unit will be taught online
   Fully online - H,W,I,O,N
This unit is taught entirely online
   Resource dependent teaching & learning - H,L,W,I,O,N
Independent study with provided resources replaces face-to-face or other classes (e.g. lectures)
   Flexible scheduling - H,W,I,O,N
Some classes will be held outside normal teaching hours; e.g. weekend blocks, summer schools etc
About Flexible Study Options

TEXTS
Launceston Co-op Bookshop Website - Semester (Sem 2)
Hobart Co-op Bookshop Website - Semester (Sem 2)

STAFF: Dr Robert Clarke (Coordinator)

FEES
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KEY

Units are offered in attending mode unless otherwise indicated (that is attendance is required at the campus identified). A unit identified as offered by distance, that is there is no requirement for attendance, is identified with a nominal enrolment campus. A unit offered to both attending students and by distance from the same campus is identified as having both modes of study.

Campus - H Hobart, L Launceston, W Burnie. Study Centre - V Sydney, R Rozelle, P Beauty Point. Distance units may also have a campus identifier of I Isolated, N Interstate, O Overseas. Units delivered in Transnational Education (TNE) Programs have a campus identifier of A Hangzhou, F Fuzhou, G Shanghai, K KDU Malaysia, Q Kuwait or Y Hong Kong.

Special approval is required for enrolment into TNE Program units - campuses A, F, G, K, Q and Y click here for more information.



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