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ENGL 281 Legends of King Arthur: Medieval to Modern

ENGL 281  Legends of King Arthur: Medieval to Modern  Units: 3.00  

This course investigates the enduring popularity of the legend of Arthur, with an emphasis on its adaptability to the changing values and viewpoints of different cultural moments (Celtic, Medieval, Victorian, Modern). Themes to be investigated may include chivalry, courtly love, the grail quest, national identity, politics and gender relationships.
NOTE Also offered online, consult Arts and Science Online (Learning Hours may vary).
NOTE Also offered at the Bader International Study Centre, Herstmonceux (Learning Hours may vary).

Learning Hours: 120 (36 Lecture, 84 Private Study)  
Requirements: Prerequisite Level 2 or above. Note Medieval texts will be read in modern translation.  
Course Equivalencies: ENGL202; ENGL281  
Offering Faculty: Faculty of Arts and Science