AMERICAN LITERATURE AND CULTURE: FROM COLONIAL TIMES TO INDUSTRIALIZATION

Course Information
TitleΑΜΕΡΙΚΑΝΙΚΗ ΛΟΓΟΤΕΧΝΙΑ ΚΑΙ ΠΟΛΙΤΙΣΜΟΣ Ι: ΑΠΟ ΤΟΝ ΑΠΟΙΚΙΣΜΟ ΜΕΧΡΙ ΤΗ ΒΙΟΜΗΧΑΝΟΠΟΙΗΣΗ / AMERICAN LITERATURE AND CULTURE: FROM COLONIAL TIMES TO INDUSTRIALIZATION
CodeΛογ7-270
FacultyPhilosophy
SchoolEnglish Language and Literature
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate, 2nd / Postgraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter/Spring
CommonNo
StatusActive
Course ID600008028

Programme of Study: 2018-2019

Registered students: 0
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
KORMOSCompulsory CourseWinter/Spring-6

Class Information
Academic Year2016 – 2017
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours3
Total Hours39
Class ID
600059886
SectionInstructors
1. αZoi Detsi
2. βGeorgia Theodosiadou
Type of the Course
  • General Knowledge
  • Scientific Area
Course Category
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Erasmus
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • English (Instruction, Examination)
Learning Outcomes
• Adequate knowledge of the major historical events from colonial times to the end of the 19th century • Familiarization with important writings by major authors of the early American literary canon • Good understanding of the influence of Puritanism and Transcendentalism, on the American mindset • Good understanding of the main principles of Romanticism, Realism and Naturalism
General Competences
  • Work autonomously
  • Appreciate diversity and multiculturality
  • Be critical and self-critical
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Educational Material Types
  • Multimedia
  • Book
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures1174.7
Reading Assigment100.4
Written assigments200.8
Exams30.1
Total1506
Student Assessment
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Summative)
  • Written Exam with Extended Answer Questions (Summative)
Last Update
16-07-2015