The Romantic Studies Association of Australasia (RSAA) presents

 

Romanticism: A HSC Study Day

Focusing on the NEW Romanticism Elective and texts (2015-2020) for

HSC English Extension 1

 

 

 

9.30am to 3.30pm

Saturday 28 FEBRUARY 2015

at the University of Sydney

(John Woolley Building, A20, off Science Road)

 

Registration costs: $60 (students and pre-service teachers)

$95 (teachers)

(no GST)

Costs include all food and drink

 

Register at:

http://www.rsaa.net.au/pages/romanticism-a-hsc-study-day.php

 

Further enquiries:

 

Will Christie

william.christie@sydney.edu.au

or

Don Carter

don.carter@acu.edu.au

or

Jackie Manuel

jackie.manuel@sydney.edu.au


PROGRAM

Time

Focus

Led by

9.30 – 11.00am

Welcome

The new Romanticism Elective in EE1 (2015-2020):

·       Syllabus requirements and rubric

·       New Prescriptions requirements and rubric

·       Assessment and examination requirements

Romanticism

·       Introduction to the period

·       Exploring the term Romanticism mean?

·       Why was/is the period significant?

·       Significant texts/figures

 

Ways of thinking

·       What does ‘Romantic ways of thinking’ mean?

·       What are these ways of thinking?

·       Paradigms of the period and their legacies

 

 

Dr Don Carter

 

 

 

Professor Will Christie

 

 

 

11.00 – 11.30am

 

Morning Tea

 

 

 

 

11.30am –1.00pm

Introducing the texts:

      

·       The Poetry of ST Coleridge

 

·       The Poetry of William Wordsworth

 

·       Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein

 

 

Professor Will Christie

 

Dr Don Carter

 

Professor Will Christie

 

 

1.00– 1.45pm

 

Lunch

 

 

1.45 – 3.00pm

 

·       Mary Wollstonecraft

 

·       Bright Star

 

 

 

Associate Professor Jackie Manuel

 

3.00 – 3.30pm

 

Seminar:

Related Texts; Examinations; Q&A

 

RSAA Team

 

3.30

 

Close and afternoon tea

 

 

 

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