When & Where

Quick Facts

  • Availability Yes
  • Tutor Sarah Wardle
  • Course Code W22HMSC01B
  • Suitable For 19 year olds and up are permitted on this course

What you will learn

A course on literature from the last 100 years, from T. S. Eliot and Virginia Woolf to James Baldwin and Sally Rooney.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • Expand your enjoyment of literature
  • Expand your knowledge of literature
  • Expand your analytical skills
  • Expand your confidence in discussion


  • Full fee
  • Concession fee
  • Class format and activities

    We will discuss chapters/excerpts from the reading each week, with reading indicated in advance.

    Entry requirements

    Open to all

    What you need to know before you enrol

    You will be given a syllabus at the start of the course, with short chapters or excerpts to focus on each week; please read before we meet.

    What you need

    An open mind and a willingness to discuss. Most of the texts will be freely available, with excerpts provided for discussion; if you'd like to read some of the more recent texts in full, you may need to buy or borrow from your local library.

    What you can do next

    Enjoy reading!