AIMS & OBJECTIVES

The course primarily aims at opening up a range of experiences with reading and listening for students, while further enhancing their literacy skills. The module emphasises personal interpretation of written and spoken (and/or sung) English materials together with the development of students’ ability and confidence to relate to such interpretation in their own work. Authentic English language materials used in this course include poetry, famous quotations, lyrics, and short stories. There is also examination of various literary devices and their application in the provided materials.

COURSE INTENDED LEARNING OUTCOMES (CILOS)


Course Code & Title: ENG3833 Creative Interpretation & Expression

CILO

Upon successful completion of the course, students should be able to:

CILO 1

Generate creative and personal interpretations from classic literature and notable quotations.

CILO 2

Extract and interpret information from classic and contemporary lyrics via a non-traditional route (i.e. song lyrics).

CILO 3

Identify and apply cultural and historical themes in the context of a given work in English.

CILO 4

Orally present unique perspectives individually and in groups with appropriate creative expression.