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University of Bath

Nineteenth Century English Literature course for an Erasmus+, exchange and visiting students

Find out about the course and how and when to apply.

British Studies students listening to an excerpt from Mary Shelley's Frankenstien
Develop your English and intercultural skills

19th Century literature's developments, movements and themes

On this 11-week course you will study, in depth, major literary texts from different decades of the 19th century including the following:

  • The novel Frankenstein by Mary Shelley (1818)

  • The novel Great Expectations by Charles Dickens (1861)

  • The play The Importance of Being Ernest by Oscar Wilde (1895)

  • A variety of poetry from throughout the century to include Wordsworth, Keats, and Rossetti

To be awarded credits for this course, a minimum of 80% attendance is required.


Before signing up please make sure that the day and time do not clash with your academic timetable using your MyTimetable.