The Romantic Studies Association of Australasia (RSAA) presents

 

Romanticism: A HSC Study Day for Teachers

 

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO INSUFFICIENT NUMBERS, APOLOGIES TO ANYONE PLANNING LATE REGISTRATION 

 

 

9.30am to 4.00pm, Saturday 15 February 2014

at the University of Sydney

(John Woolley Building, A20, off Science Road)

 

EVENT CANCELLED

 

 

 


Enquiries to Will Christie

President, RSAA

william.christie@sydney.edu.au

 

*NSWIT Standards – Elements: 1.2.1; 1.2.2; 1.2.3; 3.2.3; 3.2.4; 6.2.1; 6.2.4; 6.2.6

 

 

 


 

TIMETABLE

 

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Time

Agenda Item

Led by

9.30 – 10.00am

Welcome and brief lecture – Romanticism

·      Formal introduction to the period

·      What does the term Romanticism mean?

·      Why was/is the period significant?

·      Significant texts/figures etc

 

 

Professor Will Christie

 

 

10.00-11.00am

Seminar discussion:

English Extension 1, Ways of thinking

·      What does ‘Romantic ways of thinking’ mean?

·      What are these ways of thinking?

·      Paradigms of the period and their legacies

·      Applying knowledge and understanding of Romantic ways of thinking to teaching and learning in English Extension 1

 

Group discussion led by Dr Don Carter and Professor Will Christie

11.00 – 11.30am

Morning Tea

 

 

11.30am – 1.00pm

Exploring the texts:

·      Coleridge, poems

·      Austen, Northanger Abbey

·      Keats, poems

·      Bronte, Wuthering Heights

 

 

Professor Will Christie

Dr Jenny Wells

Dr Sarah Golsby-Smith

11.00 – 1.45pm

Lunch

 

 

1.45 – 2.45pm

Seminar

Addressing the Syllabus and Prescriptions Module and Elective Requirements for Romanticism in the HSC

·      Syllabus requirements: Module and Elective rubrics

·      Prescriptions: Module and Elective rubrics

·      Key information from Notes from the Marking Centre and implications for teaching and learning in the Romanticism elective

·      Key features of past Extension 1 HSC papers

·      Analytical and creative writing components

 

Dr Don Carter

Associate Professor Jackie Manuel

Dr Jenny Wells

Dr Sarah Golsby-Smith

2.45 – 3.30pm

Seminar:

Related Texts

·      Principles for guiding students in the selection and use of related texts

·      Examples and analysis of related texts for specific prescribed texts

 

RSAA Team

3.30-4.00pm

Close and afternoon tea

 

 

 

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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