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ENGL 2049 - Contemporary Australian Culture

Career: Undergraduate
Units: 3
Term: Semester 2
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: Familiarity with the reading & analysis of literary texts equivalent to Level I English standard
Assessment: 500 word assignment 10%; seminar presentation 10%; 2,000 word seminar paper 30%; exam 40%; participation 10%
Biennial Course: Course offered in odd years
Syllabus:

This course introduces students to debates in and about contemporary Australian culture. It will examine a range of literature, film, and other aspects of Australian culture. The course will consider, among other things, the ways that 'Australianness' and 'the nation' have been conceptualised in recent debates, and the ways in which various understandings of Australia are represented in contemporary culture.

Course Fees

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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 2 Mon 12/08/2019 Sat 31/08/2019 Fri 20/09/2019 Fri 01/11/2019


Class Details

Enrolment Class: Lecture
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
23839 LE01 120 50 31 Jul - 18 Sep Wednesday 2pm - 3pm Badger, G31, Macbeth Lecture Theatre
9 Oct - 30 Oct Wednesday 2pm - 3pm Badger, G31, Macbeth Lecture Theatre
Related Class: Seminar
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
23841 SE05 35 8 31 Jul - 18 Sep Wednesday 3pm - 5pm Hughes, 111a, Teaching Room
9 Oct - 30 Oct Wednesday 3pm - 5pm Hughes, 111a, Teaching Room
23843 SE03 30 5 1 Aug - 19 Sep Thursday 1pm - 3pm Hughes, 111b, Teaching Room
10 Oct - 31 Oct Thursday 1pm - 3pm Hughes, 111b, Teaching Room
23845 SE01 20 2 2 Aug - 20 Sep Friday 11am - 1pm Lower Napier, LG18, Teaching Room
11 Oct - 1 Nov Friday 11am - 1pm Lower Napier, LG18, Teaching Room