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International students

Note semester 1: European Cultural Memory of World War I&II and Literature 1B: The Classical and Christian Legacies in Literatures in English cannot be taken both. Choose between one of the two.

Course EC Semester 1 Semester 2

Semester 1

Obligatory courses (15/10 EC)

Literature 1A: Introduction to Literary Studies in English 10
Academic Skills I Pre-Master 5

Choose courses from the list below (15/20 EC)

Literature 1B: The Classical and Christian Legacies in Literatures in English 5
Literature 5A: American Literature, 1917 to the present 10
Literature 5B: Anglo-American Modernism 10
European Cultural Memory of World War I & II 5
Global Memory Practices 10

Semester 2

Obligatory courses (5/10 EC)

Core curriculum: Introduction to Literary Theory 5
Academic Skills I Pre-Master 5

Choose courses from the list below (25/20 EC)

Literature 4B: British Literature: The Nineteenth Century 5
Cultural Representation and Signifying Practices 5
African Literature: Overview to African Literatures 5
Slavery and Memory in the Black Atlantic 10
Holocaust Icons in Arts, Film and Literature (minor) 5

Dutch students

Note semester 1: Literatuur: Historische Avant-garde en Modernisme (Stromingen 2) and Postmodernisme (Stromingen 3) cannot be taken both. Choose between one of the two.
Note semester 2: Literatuurbenaderingen 2: van poststructuralisme tot postkritiek can only be taken in combination with Literatuurbenaderingen 1: van Plato tot Structuralisme (semester 1)

Course EC Semester 1 Semester 2

Semester 1

Obligatory courses (10 EC)

Core curriculum: Introduction Literary Theory 5
How literature works: Analysis and interpretation. 5

Choose courses from the list below (10 EC)

Tekst-beeld analyse 1: proza en film 5
Literature 5A: American Literature, 1917 to the present 10
Global Memory Practices 10

Choose courses from the list below (10 EC)

Literatuur: Historische Avant-garde en Modernisme (Stromingen 2) 10
Cinema: Postmodernism (Movements 3) 5
Approaches to Literature 1: From Plato to Structuralism 10
European Cultural Memory of World War I & II 5

Semester 2

Obligatory courses (10 EC)

Core curriculum: Introduction to Literary Theory 5
Approaches to Literature 5

Choose courses from the list below (20 EC)

Approaches to Literature 2: From Poststructuralism to Postcritique 10
Cultural Representation and Signifying Practices 5
Literature 4B: British Literature: The Nineteenth Century 5
African Literature: Overview to African Literatures 5
Slavery and Memory in the Black Atlantic 10
Holocaust Icons in Arts, Film and Literature (minor) 5