Popular Genres (3723LHS)

This course examines the relationship between popular genres and popular culture since the late 19th century. By focusing on three of the most popular genres in the world crime, romance and speculative fiction genres the course examines how the style and focus of popular texts reflects shifting attitudes and tastes in society and culture. These popular genres are examined in a range of modes including fiction, television, film, fan fiction and a variety of screen based cultures. The course develops a range of skills and knowledge with application to a variety of platforms in popular genres publishing. INCOMPATIBLE: 3109HUM Popular Fiction and Mass Culture.

Course study information

Credit points (awarded)

10 (10)

Study level

Undergraduate

Student contribution band

Band 1

Usually available

Gold Coast Trimester 1Nathan Trimester 1

Course offerings and timetables

Convenor

Key dates

Course start date
25 February 2019
Last day to add a course
10 March 2019
Last day to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
24 March 2019
Last day to drop a course without academic penalty
28 April 2019

Please view the full class and additional timetable information for School of Humanities, Languages and Social Science

Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend this Lecture
Lecture (11245) Open Tuesday 11:00 - 11:50
Weeks 1 - 7, 8 - 12
N61 -2.06
Law Building
Nathan Campus
Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend this Tutorial
Tutorial (15959) Tuesday 13:00 - 14:50
Weeks 1 - 7, 8 - 12
N72 -2.11
Glyn Davis Building
Nathan Campus

Convenor

Key dates

Course start date
25 February 2019
Last day to add a course
10 March 2019
Last day to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
24 March 2019
Last day to drop a course without academic penalty
28 April 2019

Please view the full class and additional timetable information for School of Humanities, Languages and Social Science

Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend this Lecture
Lecture (11244) Open Wednesday 12:00 - 12:50
Weeks 1 - 7, 8 - 12
G11 3.56
Learning Commons
Gold Coast Campus
Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend one Tutorial
Tutorial (15958) Open Thursday 11:00 - 12:50
Weeks 1 - 7, 8 - 12
G16 1.13
Clinical Sciences 2
Gold Coast Campus
Tutorial (15957) Wednesday 14:00 - 15:50
Weeks 1 - 7, 8 - 12
G30 2.10
Arts & Education
Gold Coast Campus

Convenor

Key dates

Course start date
26 February 2018
Last day to add a course
11 March 2018
Last day to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
25 March 2018
Last day to drop a course without academic penalty
6 May 2018

Please view the full class and additional timetable information for School of Humanities, Languages and Social Science

Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend this Lecture
Lecture (11340) Tuesday 11:00 - 11:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
N61 -2.06
Law Building
Nathan Campus
Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend this Tutorial
Tutorial (16400) Tuesday 13:00 - 14:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
N72 -2.11
Glyn Davis Building
Nathan Campus

Convenor

Key dates

Course start date
26 February 2018
Last day to add a course
11 March 2018
Last day to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
25 March 2018
Last day to drop a course without academic penalty
6 May 2018

Please view the full class and additional timetable information for School of Humanities, Languages and Social Science

Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend this Lecture
Lecture (11339) Open Wednesday 12:00 - 12:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
G23 1.14
Multimedia Building
Gold Coast Campus
Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend one Tutorial
Tutorial (16399) Open Thursday 11:00 - 12:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
G27 1.12
Business 2 Building
Gold Coast Campus
Tutorial (16398) Open Wednesday 14:00 - 15:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
G30 2.10
Arts & Education
Gold Coast Campus