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On completion of this course, students should: 1. Have a demonstrable knowledge of key
theories of the modern short story as a literary form. 2. Have learned how to assess the
personal essay as a literary form. 3. Have a detailed knowledge of selected texts from
twentieth and twenty-first century short story practitioners and essayists. 4. Have gained an
understanding of the art and artifice of the short story and how this might be translated into
approaches to non-fiction writing. 5. Have practised non-fiction writing.
|Student Effort Type||Hours|
|Seminar (or Webinar)||
|Specified Learning Activities||
|Autonomous Student Learning||
Not applicable to this module.
|Description||Timing||Component Scale||% of Final Grade|
|Portfolio: Critical and Creative work 3500-5000||Unspecified||n/a||Graded||No||
|Continuous Assessment: discussion and writing assessments over the course of the term||Throughout the Trimester||n/a||Graded||No||
|Resit In||Terminal Exam|
• Group/class feedback, post-assessment
Not yet recorded.
|Dr Paula McGrath||Lecturer / Co-Lecturer|
|Assoc Professor Paul Perry||Lecturer / Co-Lecturer|