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Arts

HEA319

Enrolment
Unit Code
Unit Title
HEA319 Representing Contemporary Australia
(Not Offered 2013)
HEA326 Modern Drama
(Not Offered 2013)
HEA330 Literary Theory
HEA343 Nineteenth-Century British Literature
(Not Offered 2013)
HEA366 Colonial/Postcolonial Fictions
(Not Offered 2013)
HEA370 Fictions of History
HEA371 Popular Fiction From Page to Screen
(Not Offered 2013)
HEA372 Utopian and Dystopian Visions
(Not Offered 2013)
HEA376 Research Project
HEA395 Contemporary Fiction
HEA396 Shakespeare: Page and Stage
HEA397 Screen Shakespeare
(Not Offered 2013)
HEA398 Writing Tasmania
HEA399 Modernism
HEF315 French Language 3A
HEF316 French Language 3B
HEF317 French Translation A
(Not Offered 2013)
HEF318 French Translation B
(Not Offered 2013)
HEF328 Topic in French Literature A
(Not Offered 2013)
HEF329 Topic in French Literature B
(Not Offered 2013)
HEF332 Research Project (French) B
(Not Offered 2013)
HEG304 The Golden Age of German Cinema
(Not Offered 2013)
HEG305 The German Age of Chivalry
(Not Offered 2013)
HEG310 Classical German Literature
(Not Offered 2013)
HEG311 The Twentieth-Century German Novel
(Not Offered 2013)
HEG312 Post-1945 German Film
HEG313 German 3A
HEG314 German 3B
HEG315 Advanced German A
HEG316 Advanced German B
HEG317 Germany from Partition to Unity
HEG318 German for Tourism and Business
(Not Offered 2013)
HEG320 German Drama
(Not Offered 2013)
HEG331 Research Project (German)
HEJ302 Media and the Environment
(Not Offered 2013)
HEJ323 Imaging News
(Not Offered 2013)
HEJ325 Documentary Journalism
(Not Offered 2013)
HEJ334 Media and Conflict
(Not Offered 2013)
HEJ335 Media and Music
(Not Offered 2013)
HEJ337 Advanced Broadcast Journalism
(Not Offered 2013)
HEJ340 Feature Writing
(Not Offered 2013)

2013 HEA319 Representing Contemporary Australia

Unit Level: Advanced

Available as a Student Elective: Yes

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OFFERINGS
Not Offered

DESCRIPTION

This unit examines themes, patterns, and controversies in contemporary Australian writing, film, and theatre, and situates these within critical discourses concerning trends in the nation's cultural life. Through a series of modules the unit uses methodologies from both literary and film studies in order to map a complex picture of Australia's contemporary textual cultures.

WEIGHT: 12.5%

ASSESSMENT:

5,500 words or equivalent of internal assessment (100%). Assessment will involve students undertaking a series of approximately four tasks that may include written essays, student presentations, online discussion exercises, creative writing projects and the production of Digital Narratives."

TEACHING PATTERN: Internal: Five hours of class contact fortnightly (13 wks). 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 - O,L,W,I,N,H
Some parts of this unit will be taught online
   Resource dependent teaching & learning - O,L,W,I,N,H
Independent study with provided resources replaces face-to-face or other classes (e.g. lectures)
   Flexible scheduling - O,W,I,N,H
Some classes will be held outside normal teaching hours; e.g. weekend blocks, summer schools etc
About Flexible Study Options

REQUISITE INFO
Prereq 25% of level 100 HEA units
M.Excl HEA219

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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