Undergraduate Course: D104 Experimental Writing (LLLG07033)
|School||Centre for Open Learning
||College||College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences
|Credit level (Normal year taken)||SCQF Level 7 (Year 1 Undergraduate)
||Availability||Not available to visiting students
|Summary||This is a for-credit course offered by the Office of Lifelong Learning (OLL); only students registered with OLL should be enrolled.
Kundera often asked how the novel would have developed had Sterne¿s Tristram Shandy had more of an influence, instead of realism becoming the dominant style. This course introduces eminent innovative writers and the opportunity to try out approaches such as Surrealist techniques and other experimental fiction devices.
Entry Requirements (not applicable to Visiting Students)
||Other requirements|| None
Course Delivery Information
|Not being delivered|
| By the end of this course, students should be able to:
¿ identify different authors¿ styles of fictional experimentation and know the context of the works;
¿ understand/breakdown the process involved with each genre/author studied in class;
¿ compose their own prose pieces in a similar vein;
¿ analyse and discuss their own creative process.
|Graduate Attributes and Skills
|Course organiser||Mrs Ann Edmond
|Course secretary||Ms Marie Craft
Tel: (0131 6)50 3943