Prerequisites Nil Teaching Organisation: This unit will include lectures, tutorials and web-enhanced learning and may include an excursion. 12-week semester or equivalent in intensive block mode.
This unit examines Australia’s national literature in its historical and cultural context. It provides a broad coverage of Australian literature from the early nineteenth century to the present and may include a variety of forms such as poetry, prose and drama. The unit focuses on issues such as landscape, Australian Indigenous identity, gender issues and multiculturalism.