Study-Unit Description

Study-Unit Description


CODE MAL1290

 
TITLE Stħarriġ Prattiku tal-Proża 1

 
LEVEL 01 - Year 1 in Modular Undergraduate Course

 
ECTS CREDITS 2

 
DEPARTMENT Maltese

 
DESCRIPTION Dan il-kors jipprezenta ghadd ta’ metodi mhaddma fil-kritika letterarja fl-istharrig tal-proza. Ix-xejriet ewlenin li jsawru t-test fil-bixra letterarja tieghu huma mistharrga fit-teorija daqskemm fit-thaddim prattiku taghhom. L-istharrig prattiku tan-narrattiva jistaqsi mistoqsijiet fundamentali dwar in-natura ul-binja tan-narrattiva, kif taghginna u kif naghgnu lilha ahna bhala qarrejja inevitabbilment attivi; jistaqsi wkoll kif tinbidel in-narrattiva meta jinbidel il-kuntest kulturali li fih tagixxi. Il-kors ihares lejn ilkomponenti ewlenin tan-narrattiva, specjalment is-sehem tan-narraturi (l-aktar flewwel u t-tieni persuna) f'tipi differenti ta’ narrazzjoni, u l-fokalizzazzjoni, u jaghti hjiel tal-firxa wiesgha tal-effetti li jhallu dawn il-komponenti, fosthom fejn jidhlu l-kunflitt u
l-gheluq. (Porter Abbott Kap 1-6).

Għanijiet tal-Kors

Dan il-kors juri metodu analitiku u interpretattiv li permezz tieghu t-tematika poetika tinbidel minn suggett generali ghal argument inkonkluziv, b’ghadd ta’ perspettivi li jizdiedu ma’ kull qari.

Kisbiet mit-Tagħlim:

1. Tagħlim:

Fi tmiem il-kors l-istudenti se jkunu kapaci jevalwaw ix-xoghol letterarju ghall-valur estetiku tieghu u ghall-mod kif dan il-valur jissarraf f’lemhiet godda fuq it-tematika. L-istudenti jkunu kapaci jqisu t-tematika bhala argument fi zvilupp kontinwu bil-kontribut ta’ ghadd ta’ tekniki u effetti letterarji.

2. Ħiliet:

Fi tmiem il-kors l-istudenti se jkunu kapaci jifthu t-tematika f’firxa ta’ perspettivi, u li jirfinaw dawn il-perspettivi bl-assocjazzjonijiet u bil-konnotazzjonijiet li johorgu mill-arti tal-kitba letterarja.

Biblijografija

Booth, W. (1983) The Rhetoric of Fiction. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.
Culler, J. (2011) Literary Theory. A Very Short Introduction. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
Friggieri, O. (2010) Dizzjunarju ta’ Termini Letterarji. Malta: KKM.
Genette, G. (1983) Narrative Discourse. New York: Cornell University Press.
Mieke, B. (2009) Narratology. Toronto: University of Toronto Press.
Portelli, T. (2009) Il-Qari tal-Letteratura. Bejn Esperjenza u Kritika. Malta: Allied Publications.
Porter Abbott, H. (2008) The Cambridge Introduction to Narrative. Cambridge, UK: CUP.

 
RULES/CONDITIONS In TAKING THIS UNIT YOU CANNOT TAKE MAL1090 OR TAKE MAL1190

 
STUDY-UNIT TYPE Lecture

 
METHOD OF ASSESSMENT
Assessment Component/s Assessment Due Resit Availability Weighting
Assignment SEM1 Yes 100%

 
LECTURER/S Adrian Grima

 
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