Romanticism (Q3315)

15 credits, Level 5

Autumn teaching

This module introduces you to the literary and intellectual phenomenon of Romanticism, taking place in Britain between approximately 1770 and 1830. The module will cover the major intellectual, political and literary developments of this period, and offer you the chance to study the period’s poetry, novels, and plays.


27%: Lecture
73%: Seminar


100%: Coursework (Essay, Project)

Contact hours and workload

This module is 150 hours of work. This breaks down into 22 hours of contact time and 128 hours of independent study.

This module is running in the academic year 2019/20. We also plan to offer it in future academic years. It may become unavailable due to staff availability, student demand or updates to our curriculum. We’ll make sure to let our applicants know of such changes to modules at the earliest opportunity.