BA – English Major

BA – English Major

Major code


Credit point value

24 credit points for single major

Major Structure


Level 1

EL1008:03 Telling Tales: Approaches to Narrative

EL1009:03 Great Books: Epochs and Classics



Choose 12 credit points of specified Level 2 subjects from List 1

List 1

EL2006:03 Banned Books: Censorship and the Regulation of Culture in Australia

EL2011:03 Creative Writing

EL2020:03 Australian Literature

EL2047:03 Children’s Literature

EL2801:03 Progress and Anxiety: The Victorian Age

EL2016:03 Modern Literature

EL2048:03 The Romantic Vision

EL2055:03 Literature, Print and Society in Comparative Contexts 1920-50


Choose 6 credit points of specified Level 3 subjects from List 2

List 2

EL3013:03 Reading and Writing the Short Story

EL3021:03 Australian Urban Fictions

EL3050:03 Postcolonial Narratives: Writing, Place, and Identity

EL3846:03 Heroism and Humanism: Shakespeare and the English Renaissance