Preliminary English Extension
In the Preliminary English (Extension) Course, students explore how and why texts are valued in and appropriated into a range of contexts. They consider why some texts may be perceived as culturally significant.
Main Topics Covered
The course has one mandatory section: Module: Texts, Culture and Value.
Particular Course Requirements
In the Preliminary English (Extension) Course students are required to examine a key text from the past and its manifestations in one or more popular cultures. Students also explore, analyse and critically evaluate different examples of such appropriations in a range of contexts and media.