2023-2024 / LROM0145-1

Theoretical issues of literary history


30h Th

Number of credits

 Master in modern languages and literatures : German, Dutch and English (120 ECTS)5 crédits 


Benoît Denis

Language(s) of instruction

French language

Organisation and examination

Teaching in the second semester


Schedule online

Units courses prerequisite and corequisite

Prerequisite or corequisite units are presented within each program

Learning unit contents


Learning outcomes of the learning unit

At the end of this course, the student will be able:

  • To master and to use the theoretical concepts seen in the course;
  • To implement a detailed historicized reading of a literary text;
  • To operate the research procedures (bibliography, critical readings, etc.) necessary to reach the previous objective.

Prerequisite knowledge and skills


Planned learning activities and teaching methods

The course is organized as a seminar and requires the active participation of the students.

Mode of delivery (face to face, distance learning, hybrid learning)


Recommended or required readings

A list of references will be given at the beginning of the course.

The evaluation will consist in an individual written work, on a subject to be chosen among a list.

Work placement(s)

Organisational remarks and main changes to the course




Association of one or more MOOCs