Faculty of Arts
Bachelor of Arts Program
: Comparative Literature
|2210210 Literature and History
|2210212 Places in Literature
|2210214 Literature and Environment
|2210215 Literature and Women
|2210301 Fundamentals of Literary Study
|2210311 Myths and Literary Culture
|2210313 Humour in Literature
|2210314 Juvenile Literature
|2210315 Literature and Ethnic Identity
|2210316 Literature and Socio-political Consciousness
|2210321 Literature and Performing Arts
|2210322 Literature and Visual Arts
|| 3 (3-0-6)
|2210402 Contemporary Novels
|2210403 Contemporary Poetry
|2210420 Major Writers and Their Works
|2210423 Literature and Psychology
|2210425 Literature and Religion
|2210426 Southeast Asian Literature
|| 3 (3-0-6)
|2210488 Selected Topic in Literary Studies
|2210489 Independent Study
2210210 Literature and History
Relationship between literature and history; use of historical events in literary creativity; differences between historical events and their representations in literature; analysis of selected works of both the East and the West.
2210212 Places in Literature
Relationship between literature and places; roles of places and techniques in presenting them in literature; analysis of selected literary works.
2210214 Literature and Environment
Nature as inspiration for literary creation; relationship between literature and environment; development of poets ’ views of nature; roles of literature in preserving nature and environment.
2210215 Literature and Women
Literature and women in the Eastern and Western cultures; feminist concepts and their influence on literature; women ’ s literature and its authors.
2210301 Fundamentals of Literary Study
FUND LIT STUD
Importance of literature as a universal art; relationship between literature and life and society; interdisciplinary theories in literary analysis.
2210311 Myths and Literary Culture
Relationship between myths and literary works of both the East and the West; analysis of literature deriving from myths.
2210313 Humour in Literature
Humour theories; creation of humour in literature of both the East and the West; analysis of selected works.
2210314 Juvenile Literature
Characteristics of juvenile literature; its relationship with psychology, society and culture; critical analysis of selected juvenile literary works.
2210315 Literature and Ethnic Identity
Relationship between literature and ethnic identity in various societies; ethnic representations in literature; critical analysis of selected works.
2210316 Literature and Socio-political Consciousness
Literature as medium reflecting authors ’ socio-political consciousness; political ideas influencing the creation of literary works; their influence on society and politics; role of writers as social guides.
2210321 Literature and Performing Arts
Relationship between literature and the performing arts in both Eastern and Western societies; analysis of literary works selected for performance.
2210322 Literature and Visual Arts
Relationship between literature and visual arts of Eastern and Western societies; their influences on each other in form and content; analysis of selected works.
2210402 Contemporary Novels
The novel as a literary genre; analytical study of contemporary Eastern and Western novels, with emphasis on form and content; the novel as a reflection of contemporary society.
2210403 Contemporary Poetry
Poetry as a literary genre; analytical study of contemporary Eastern and Western poetry, with emphasis on form and content; poetry as a reflection of contemporary society.
2210420 Major Writers and Their Works
MAJOR WRITER WORK
Masterpieces of major writers; analysis of relationship between writers, their works and social conditions as well as characteristics of their writings.
2210423 Literature and Psychology
Relationship between literature and psychology; psychological approach to literary criticism; analysis of selected works.
2210425 Literature and Religion
Relationship between literature and religion in the East and the West; religious influence on literature; analysis of selected works.
2210426 Southeast Asian Literature
Characteristics of Southeast Asian literary works; their reciprocal influences; comparison of literary masterpieces in the region.
2210488 Selected Topics in Literary Studies
SEL TOP LIT
Selected topics in literary studies; critical analysis of selected texts.
2210489 Independent Study
Research on a topic in literary studies according to individual interest; research presentation .