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

We’re currently reviewing contact hours for modules and will update with further information as soon as it is available.

This module is running in the academic year 2020/21. 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.


This module is offered on the following courses: