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LITR11056 Introduction to Literature
Introduction to Literature
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General Information

Overview

In this unit, you will be introduced to the study of literature by learning how to read, analyse and write about the different genres of literature such as novels, short stories, poems, and dramas. You will learn how to develop independent and critical thinking skills through the imaginative engagement with the process of reading and analysing complex literary and non-literary texts.

Details

Career Level: Undergraduate
Unit Level: Level 1
Credit Points: 6
Student Contribution Band: 7
Fraction of Full-Time Student Load: 0.125

Pre-requisites or Co-requisites

There are no requisites for this unit.

Important note: Students enrolled in a subsequent unit who failed their pre-requisite unit, should drop the subsequent unit before the census date or within 10 working days of Fail grade notification. Students who do not drop the unit in this timeframe cannot later drop the unit without academic and financial liability. See details in the Assessment Policy and Procedure (Higher Education Coursework).

Offerings For Term 1 - 2022

Online
Rockhampton

Attendance Requirements

All on-campus students are expected to attend scheduled classes – in some units, these classes are identified as a mandatory (pass/fail) component and attendance is compulsory. International students, on a student visa, must maintain a full time study load and meet both attendance and academic progress requirements in each study period (satisfactory attendance for International students is defined as maintaining at least an 80% attendance record).

Class and Assessment Overview

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This information will be available on Monday 10 January 2022
Previous Student Feedback

Feedback, Recommendations and Responses

Every unit is reviewed for enhancement each year. At the most recent review, the following staff and student feedback items were identified and recommendations were made.

Feedback from Have your Say and Student Evaluation

Feedback

Assessment due dates

Recommendation

Continue with the “early alert” Discussion Forum assessment item that covers the basic principles of the unit. Constructive feedback given at this stage (Week 3) gives students the confidence to continue in the unit and contributes to their satisfaction and learning.

Feedback from Have your Say and Student Evaluation

Feedback

Review scheduling of zoom classes

Recommendation

Schedule the weekly Zoom meeting later in the day and later in the week (Thursday) to give time for students to read the primary and secondary texts.

Feedback from Have your Say and Student Evaluation

Feedback

Review assessment topics

Recommendation

Revise wording of final essay topic to be less abstract and/or more specific. Also, multiple topics will be offered to meet the learning outcomes of the unit and cater to the diversity of student interests, abilities and workplace aspirations.

Unit Learning Outcomes

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Alignment of Learning Outcomes, Assessment and Graduate Attributes

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Textbooks and Resources

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Academic Integrity Statement

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