Joint-honours information for 2016 entry

Utopias and Dystopias

Module Q3119

Module details for 2016/17.

30 credits

FHEQ Level 6

Module learning outcomes

Read critically a range of fictional texts, from the sixteenth century to the present day, that develop various conceptions of utopian and dystopian thought.

Engage with theoretical conceptions of utopia that infom readings of literary texts.

Develop a critical awareness of the relationship between literary texts and social change.

Construct a clear argument on a relevant topic, in an extended dissertation.

TypeTimingWeighting
Dissertation (6000 words)Semester 2 Assessment Week 1 Thu 16:00100.00%
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Weighting

Coursework components (if listed) total 100% of the overall coursework weighting value.

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