units

ATS2516

Faculty of Arts

Undergraduate - Unit

This unit entry is for students who completed this unit in 2014 only. For students planning to study the unit, please refer to the unit indexes in the the current edition of the Handbook. If you have any queries contact the managing faculty for your course or area of study.

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6 points, SCA Band 1, 0.125 EFTSL

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LevelUndergraduate
FacultyFaculty of Arts
OfferedNot offered in 2014
Coordinator(s)Dr. Lynda Chapple

Notes

Previously coded ENH2810

Synopsis

This unit will consider the ideological and structural effects of translation from literary to visual text. This will be achieved through a close reading of a number of paired texts (ie. novel and film). Students will develop analytical skills for reading with both specific genres, and extend these skills through seminar debate and written work.

Assessment

Written work (2700 words): 60%
Test/Exam (equivalent to 1800 words): 40%

Chief examiner(s)

Workload requirements

One two-hour film screening followed by one two-hour lecture/class per week

This unit applies to the following area(s) of study

Prerequisites

Two first year gateway units in Literary studies or by permission

Prohibitions

ATS3516