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ENGL 2041 - The Sixties: From the Beats to Bongs

Career: Undergraduate
Units: 3
Term: Semester 1
Campus: North Terrace
Contact: Up to 3 hours per week
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange: Yes
Available for Non-Award Study: Yes
Pre-Requisite: At least 12 units of Level I undergraduate study
Assumed Knowledge: High level of English literacy skills
Incompatible: ENGL 2024 & ENGL 3024
Assessment: Participation (10%), Assignment 15%, Seminar presentation 5%, Seminar essay 30%, Final essay 40%
Biennial Course: Course offered in odd years
Syllabus:

This course will examine the 1960s in the West as a time of social, political and cultural change. It will encompass both 'high' and 'low' cultural forms in an attempt to expose students to some of the prevailing preoccupations of the decade. Topics will be taken from some or all of the following: fiction, poetry, film, popular music and political writings. In addition to specific texts, social and political movements will be discussed. Students will gain an historical overview of significant cultural moments and political movements from the decade through the lens of cultural studies and historical and literary methodologies. They will gain a working understanding of these methodologies.

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  Commonwealth Supported Student Contribution
Tuition Fees
Units EFTSL Pre-2010 2010 Onwards Domestic International
3 0.125 Band 1 $820 Band 1 $820 select program select program


Course Outline

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Critical Dates

Term Last Day to Add Online Census Date Last Day to WNF Last Day to WF
Semester 1 Mon 18/03/2019 Sun 31/03/2019 Fri 10/05/2019 Fri 14/06/2019


Class Details

Enrolment Class: Lecture
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
13749 LE01 170 29 5 Mar - 9 Apr Tuesday 10am - 11am Mawson, G19, Mawson Lecture Theatre
30 Apr - 4 Jun Tuesday 10am - 11am Mawson, G19, Mawson Lecture Theatre
Related Class: Seminar
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
13750 SE09 27 4 12 Mar - 9 Apr Tuesday 11am - 1pm Lower Napier, LG15, Teaching Room
30 Apr - 4 Jun Tuesday 11am - 1pm Lower Napier, LG15, Teaching Room
13751 SE08 25 4 14 Mar - 11 Apr Thursday 4pm - 6pm Napier, 144, Teaching Room
2 May - 6 Jun Thursday 4pm - 6pm Napier, 144, Teaching Room
13752 SE07 27 1 13 Mar - 10 Apr Wednesday 11am - 1pm Lower Napier, LG15, Teaching Room
1 May - 5 Jun Wednesday 11am - 1pm Lower Napier, LG15, Teaching Room
13753 SE06 25 2 15 Mar - 12 Apr Friday 11am - 1pm Napier, 144, Teaching Room
3 May - 7 Jun Friday 11am - 1pm Napier, 144, Teaching Room
13756 SE03 27 FULL 14 Mar - 11 Apr Thursday 1pm - 3pm Lower Napier, LG15, Teaching Room
2 May - 6 Jun Thursday 1pm - 3pm Lower Napier, LG15, Teaching Room
13758 SE01 27 6 13 Mar - 10 Apr Wednesday 9am - 11am Napier, 108, Teaching Room
1 May - 5 Jun Wednesday 9am - 11am Napier, 108, Teaching Room