WEEK 1: Introducing Postmodernism -Definitions, Concepts, General Online background WEEK 2: Reading the seminal texts and events which define Postmodernism-Online Lyotard,Barthes WEEK 3: Locating the Postmodern in the contemporary WEEK 4: Postmodernism in literature and historical survey WEEK 5: Postmodernism as a literary critical approach WEEK 6: Detailed study of selected texts - Prose WEEK 7: Detailed study of selected texts, Poetry and drama WEEK 8: Detailed study of selected texts - miscellaneous
MOOCs stand for Massive Open Online Courses. These arefree online courses from universities around the world (eg. StanfordHarvardMIT) offered to anyone with an internet connection.
How do I register?
To register for a course, click on "Go to Class" button on the course page. This will take you to the providers website where you can register for the course.
How do these MOOCs or free online courses work?
MOOCs are designed for an online audience, teaching primarily through short (5-20 min.) pre recorded video lectures, that you watch on weekly schedule when convenient for you. They also have student discussion forums, homework/assignments, and online quizzes or exams.