Appreciating English Literature

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Course Description

This course is aimed at people who want to know more about great works of literature. It is likely to appeal to both students and teachers, as well as being of interest to anyone wishing to extend their literary knowledge and horizons. We start with Beowulf - the first know example of creative writing in England and proceed to look at the work of Chaucer, Shakespeare, the Romantic Poets and finish with an overview of the English Novel.

Who this course is for:

  • Anyoine who wants to now more about great writers

Course content

1 section • 7 lectures • 1h 31m total length
  • Shakespeare
    26:10
  • Romantic Poetry
    18:58
  • The English Novel
    21:03
  • Conclusion
    01:06

Instructor

Education Consultant, International Teacher Trainer
  • 4.0 Instructor Rating
  • 131 Reviews
  • 458 Students
  • 21 Courses

Paul Rogers qualified as a teacher in the early 1970s and taught in the UK state system for nearly ten years. He then moved overseas and into adult education, dealing with a variety of tertiary education and training institutes such as Universities, Military Training Colleges and Vocational Education training providers, in both the public and private sectors.

He took a UK M.Sc. degree in the mid 1980s, a US Doctorate in the early 90s and has presented papers on subjects as diverse as teacher training, online learning and modern assessment methodology at various prestigious conferences around the world. In 2015, he was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts (RSA). He is also a Fellow of the Chartered College of Teaching in London.

He has written teacher training programs for Aston University and has worked closely with both Leeds and Southampton Universities in the UK, as well as the RAND Corporation (Education Division) in the USA, when he was Program Manager for Initial Teacher Training in the Gulf state of Qatar. He has worked with British Aerospace in Saudi Arabia, the Centre for British Teachers in Oman and Qatar and was Regional Business Manager for EDI (LCCI International Qualifications) in Cyprus and the Middle East. He has been an a member of IATEFL, TESOL and TESOL Arabia as well as being a committed Rotarian. For three years, he worked for the Academic Curriculum and Testing Unit of Saudi Aramco. Most recently, he was Headmaster of Kolej Yayasan UEM, Malaysia’s premier A-level college.

Expected Outcomes

  1. How to appreciate great works of English Literature Requirements A good knowledge of written English Description This course is aimed at people who want to know more about great works of literature. It is likely to appeal to both students and teachers, as well as being of interest to anyone wishing to extend their literary knowledge and horizons. We start with Beowulf - the first know example of creative writing in England and proceed to look at the work of Chaucer, Shakespeare, the Romantic Poets and finish with an overview of the English Novel. Who this course is for: Anyoine who wants to now more about great writers Show more Show less Course content 1 section • 7 lectures • 1h 31m total length Appreciation of English Literature 7 lectures • 1hr 32min Introduction Preview 00:59 Why Study Literature? Preview 06:53 Early & Middle English Preview 16:46 Shakespeare 26:10 Romantic Poetry 18:58 The English Novel 21:03 Conclusion 01:06 Instructor Paul Rogers Education Consultant, International Teacher Trainer 4.0 Instructor Rating 131 Reviews 458 Students 21 Courses Paul Rogers qualified as a teacher in the early 1970s and taught in the UK state system for nearly ten years. He then moved overseas and into adult education, dealing with a variety of tertiary education and training institutes such as Universities, Military Training Colleges and Vocational Education training providers, in both the public and private sectors. He took a UK M.Sc. degree in the mid 1980s, a US Doctorate in the early 90s and has presented papers on subjects as diverse as teacher training, online learning and modern assessment methodology at various prestigious conferences around the world. In 2015, he was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts (RSA). He is also a Fellow of the Chartered College of Teaching in London. He has written teacher training programs for Aston University and has worked closely with both Leeds and Southampton Universities in the UK, as well as the RAND Corporation (Education Division) in the USA, when he was Program Manager for Initial Teacher Training in the Gulf state of Qatar. He has worked with British Aerospace in Saudi Arabia, the Centre for British Teachers in Oman and Qatar and was Regional Business Manager for EDI (LCCI International Qualifications) in Cyprus and the Middle East. He has been an a member of IATEFL, TESOL and TESOL Arabia as well as being a committed Rotarian. For three years, he worked for the Academic Curriculum and Testing Unit of Saudi Aramco. Most recently, he was Headmaster of Kolej Yayasan UEM, Malaysia’s premier A-level college. Show more Show less Udemy Business Teach on Udemy Get the app About us Contact us Careers Blog Help and Support Affiliate Impressum Kontakt Terms Privacy policy Cookie settings Sitemap © 2021 Udemy, Inc. window.handleCSSToggleButtonClick = function (event) { var target = event.currentTarget; var cssToggleId = target && target.dataset && target.dataset.cssToggleId; var input = cssToggleId && document.getElementById(cssToggleId); if (input) { if (input.dataset.type === 'checkbox') { input.dataset.checked = input.dataset.checked ? '' : 'checked'; } else { input.dataset.checked = input.dataset.allowToggle && input.dataset.checked ? '' : 'checked'; var radios = document.querySelectorAll('[name="' + input.dataset.name + '"]'); for (var i = 0; i (function(){window['__CF$cv$params']={r:'67838b494f825433',m:'3cfe2b049dccf6613f73a8b073c184deaac984b2-1627867860-1800-ATF8zhBOv9KrxOGG0RFRBLQiXR4HN6VxwjPiHe4ViZOgqGNA4NUyxFCezE9G/VjdGG8Fm8DeUU1FO9NvQq7ozS7bgkwCDFS6WE0TIF0MrbdGaejXXh15k8GfxpKnj2oZt5D7FvX0UilY06LlrBe1y4j7Wzy954YG8/A8Mk7mNAxH',s:[0x14751dfdcf,0xae75f88553],}})();