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English Literature Analysis Course


English Literature Analysis
English Literature Analysis

Learn the techniques and structures used by famous poets Samuel Coleridge, William Shakespeare and Arthur Miller


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Course Description

This free online course offers a comprehensive introduction to English literature analysis. Taking selected drama masterpieces including Macbeth and The Crucible and several poems as examples; the course introduces the learner to literature, play and theatre analysis. This course is ideal for students of English literature, and for those wishing to expand their knowledge, understanding and appreciation of this rewarding subject.

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LEARNING OUTCOMES

On completing this course you will understand the writings, history, poetry techniques, and structures that were used by Samuel Coleridge. You will know Coleridge's references to music, his rhyme schemes and you will understand how to interpret the meaning of his poem Kubla Khan. You will gain a good knowledge of Coleridge's other poems such as The Eolian Harp, This Lime Tree Bower, My Prison and Frost at Midnight.You will have a good knowledge of the life and work of William Shakespeare. This course will help you to understand Shakespeare’s language, quotes and poetry. You will become more familiar with some of Shakespeare’s most famous plays. This course will introduce you to the techniques that Shakespeare used when directing on stage. This course will teach you the techniques used by Arthur Miller in the play the 'The Crucible' including setting, characters, structure, drama.

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Course Rating (By Learners): 4 stars based on 124 votes
Course Title: English Literature Analysis
Course #: 202
Course Publisher: XSIQ
Course Category: 90
Content Origin: Australian School Curriculum
Course Description: This free online course offers a comprehensive introduction to English literature analysis. Taking selected drama masterpieces including Macbeth and The Crucible and several poems as examples; the course introduces the learner to literature, play and theatre analysis. This course is ideal for students of English literature, and for those wishing to expand their knowledge, understanding and appreciation of this rewarding subject.
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Release Date: 04 March 2013
Content  
Course Duration (Avg Learner): 3-4 Hours
Video/Audio: Low
Audio Only: Low
Animation: Low
Assessments: Yes
Education Level
Age appropriateness: 16+ Years
Minimum Grade/Class Level: Post-Secondary
Validation: Level 5
ALISON Testing: Yes
Certification Availability
PDF Download: Yes
Parchment: Yes
Framed Certification: Yes

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  • Kuot Anyuon Dau
    Kuot Anyuon Dau South Sudan For me praticing literature will help me know English. 2016-01-12 17:01:34
  • Kuot Anyuon Dau
    Kuot Anyuon Dau South Sudan I wish I become a good English writer. The best way is to learn English language first. 2016-01-12 17:01:15
  • Karabi Bhattacharya
    Karabi Bhattacharya India The course was comprehensive and provided an interesting peek into the world of Coleridge, Shakespeare and Miller. 2015-09-25 08:09:31
  • Karabi Bhattacharya
    Karabi Bhattacharya India A very comprehensive and interesting course that gives a detailed insight into the world of S T Coleridge, Shakespeare and Arthur Miller. It is extremely useful and rewarding! 2015-09-25 08:09:43
  • Shanthi Satheesh
    Shanthi Satheesh India The course gives an in-depth analysis of Coleridge and his works. 2015-09-24 12:09:46
  • Shanthi Satheesh
    Shanthi Satheesh India The course was enlightening . It gave me a lot of insight about Coleridge,,Shakespeare's Macbeth and The Crucible.The analysis ,the poem interpretations and the details of the dramatic plots were clear and comprehensive. 2015-09-24 12:09:57
  • Atenéia Araújo
    Atenéia Araújo Brazil This course provides us with many interesting information about the times in which these literary works were written. 2015-05-30 14:05:43
  • Atenéia Araújo
    Atenéia Araújo Brazil The course offers a good summary of main aspects of coleridge's life and the most important events in his life, showing the essence of Romantism as well. 2015-05-27 19:05:19
  • Mary Vosper
    Mary Vosper United Kingdom Overall, the best part of the course for me was the poetry by Coleridge. I think it is beautifully written and enjoyed studying it. The least interesting part of the course was Miller's 'The Crucible'. Although I understand why it was chosen as part of the course, the text was rather morbid and not in the least enjoyable. In respect of Shakespeare's 'Macbeth', the language, at times, was challenging and so interrupted the appreciation, understanding and analysis of his work. 2014-12-15 16:12:18
  • GRACIE BROWN
    GRACIE BROWN United States of America I loved this course. 2014-10-30 13:10:30
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