Unit Requirements and Expectations
It is expected that students will listen to weekly audio lectures, read set primary texts, participate thoroughly in online discussion and submit all items of assessment. It is also imperative that students participate in the weekly discussion forums.
Unit Webpage and Technology Used and Required
Online units can be accessed at http://ilearn.mq.edu.au.
PC and internet access are required. basic computer skills (e.g., internet browsing) and skills in word processing are also a requirement.
Please contact teaching staff for any further, more specific requirements. Consult the OUA website for more detailed information on technology requires:
Required (in the order in which they are studied):
Elizabeth Barrett Browning: selection of poems provided in PDF on iLearn site; Sir Arthur Conan Doyle The Sign of Four; George Orwell Homage to Catalonia; Maya Angelou I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings; World War I poetry: selection of poems provided in PDF on iLearn site; Christos Tsiolkas Loaded; Aphra Behn Oroonoko; Shakespeare’s sonnets: selection provided in PDF on iLearn site; Shakespeare Antony and Cleopatra; Oscar Wilde The Picture of Dorian Gray.
A short list of recommended reading will be available on the unit's iLearn site.
A lecture schedule is available on the Unit's iLearn site.