- Approx Cost:
- $5.00 toward a Shakespearean feast
- Technology Requirements:
- A laptop is essential for this course
- Entry Recommendations:
This course is open entry but an interest in or an enjoyment of Shakespeare and drama is a must.
- Course Outline:
Love puns and double entendre? Want to learn how to ‘read’ Shakespeare and understand his language and ideas? This semester course will explore the language of Shakespeare in a play as well as a study of some of his famous poems. You will learn how and why the lessons written about nearly half a millennia ago are still as relevant today as they were in the 17th Century.
- close reading skills
- literature study
- speaking and presenting skills
- writing skills
- eating Elizabethan food skills
There is one internal NCEA assessment, including 4 credits. This will be in the form of a short dramatic monologue.
- Where Does It Lead:
ENW201, ENG201, ENH201, ENS201, ENP001 and ENR001 (if entry requirements are met for these courses), ENO202, ENG202
- For further information see:
- Mrs Roxborogh