INTERNATIONAL BURCH UNIVERSITY
Graduate Study - Faculty of Education and Humanities
3+2 English Language and Literature Master
2013-2014

SYLLABUS
Code Name Level Year Semester
ELT 505 Novel Analysis Graduate 1 Fall
Status Number of ECTS Credits Class Hours Per Week Total Hours Per Semester Language
7.5 91 English

Instructor Assistant Coordinator
Alpaslan Toker, Assist. Prof. Dr. Alpaslan Toker, Assist. Prof. Dr.
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COURSE OBJECTIVE
The course aims to examine the nature of novels and their place in literature, and to introduce both general and some more particular methods suitable for analysis novels with appropriate examples from British Modernist novels.

COURSE CONTENT
Week
Topic
  1. Fiction and the novel
  2. History, genre, culture
  3. Shorter Fiction
  4. Realism, Modernism, Postmodernism
  5. Fiction and the electronic media
  6. Analyzing Fiction
  7. Studying the Novel
  8. Versions and Adaptations
  9. Critical Approaches to fiction

LABORATORY/PRACTICE PLAN
Week
Topic

    TEACHING/ASSESSMENT
    Description
      Description (%)
      Method Quantity Percentage (%)
      Total: 0
      Learning outcomes
      • Students will be familiar with the types of novel genre.
      • Students will be able to study what the parts of novel are
      • They will learn how to approach a novel
      • They will be aware of the critique of the novel
      • They will be able to analyze the novel they have read already.
      TEXTBOOK(S)
      • Hawthorn, J.: Studying the Novel, Hodder Education, Trans-Atlantic Publications, Inc.; 5th edition. 2005

      ECTS (Allocated based on student) WORKLOAD
      Activities Quantity Duration (Hour) Total Work Load
      Lecture (14 weeks x Lecture hours per week)31648
      Laboratory / Practice (14 weeks x Laboratory/Practice hours per week)8540
      Midterm Examination (1 week)111
      Final Examination(1 week)122
      Preparation for Midterm Examination 0
      Preparation for Final Examination7,50
      Total Workload: 91
      ECTS Credit (Total workload/25): 4