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Module Detailed Information for [EN4248]
Academic Year : 2017/2018 Semester : 2
Correct as at 30 Mar 2018 04:27

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Module Information
Module Code :
EN4248 IVLE
Module Title : Disclosure, Discovery and Detec/xtive Fiction
Module Description : This module is intended to function as a survey of detective fiction as a genre with a transhistorical framework, spanning work from the 1860s to the present. Topics covered will include: the historical conditions influencing the rise of detective fiction as a genre; the epistemological and sociological issues which inform our readings and our own desire as readers to uncover the mysterious; how the detective figure relates to the literary critic and the philosopher; the division between public/private spheres; the formal and thematic shifts in the genre and its pre-modern, modern and postmodern manifestations.
Module Examinable : -
Exam Date : No Exam Date.
Modular Credits : 5
Pre-requisite : Completed 80 MCs including 28 MCs in EN, with a minimum CAP of 3.20 or be on the Honours track.
Preclusion : Nil
Module Workload (A-B-C-D-E)* : 0-3-0-3-6.5
Remarks : Nil
* A: no. of lecture hours per week
B: no. of tutorial hours per week
C: no. of laboratory hours per week
D: no. of hours for projects, assignments, fieldwork etc per week
E: no. of hours for preparatory work by a student per week


Lecture Time Table
Class TypeWeek TypeWeek DayStartEndRoom
1 SEMINAR-STYLE MODULE CLASSEVERY WEEKMONDAY10001300AS5-0309,

Tutorial Time Table
Attention: The tutorial timetables could be updated from time to time. Students are advised to check regularly for the latest update on the change of tutorial timing.
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