INTERNATIONAL BURCH UNIVERSITY
Graduate Study - Faculty of Education and Humanities
3+2 English Language and Literature Master
2012-2013

SYLLABUS
Code Name Level Year Semester
ELT 506 The Rise and Development of English Novel Graduate 1 Spring
Status Number of ECTS Credits Class Hours Per Week Total Hours Per Semester Language
7.5 0 English

Instructor Assistant Coordinator
Alpaslan Toker, Assist. Prof. Dr. Alpaslan Toker, Assist. Prof. Dr.
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COURSE OBJECTIVE
- To analyze novels of the respective centuries in terms of form and language, character and structural meaning;
- To incorporate elements of the historical and social aspects of the period into an understanding of the texts;
- To write analytical essays on topics drawn from the texts;
- To evaluate the theoretical and philosophical concerns associated with the novel

COURSE CONTENT
Week
Topic
  1. Introduction to the English Novel
  2. Aphra Behn’s Oroonoko
  3. John Bunyan\\\\
  4. Daniel Defoe\\\\
  5. Samuel Richardson\\\\
  6. Jane Austen\\\\

LABORATORY/PRACTICE PLAN
Week
Topic

    TEACHING/ASSESSMENT
    Description
    • Lectures
    • Presentation
    • Seminar
    • Assignments
    • Other:Seminar Papers
    Description (%)
    Method Quantity Percentage (%)
    Homework120
    Presentation120
    Term Paper260
    Total: 100
    Learning outcomes
    • • analyse novels of the nineteenth century in terms of form and language, character and structural meaning
    • • incorporate elements of the historical and social aspects of the period into an understanding of the texts
    • • write analytical essays on topics drawn from the texts
    • • evaluate the theoretical and philosophical concerns associated with the novel
    TEXTBOOK(S)

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