September So glad I took this module. I had a brilliant tutor, who had also tutored me for A I think this is being looked into so future students may struggle less, but some of the questions were a bit obscure or not what we were expecting at all. October Review posted: The TMA questions require independent thought, thorough analysis and interpretation of not only the books themselves, but also of the academic research and various theories presented in the Readers.
I thought there was a good mix and balance between the various texts and my interest was maintained throughout.
The survey was carried out in The course is structured around six tutor marked assignments TMAs and a final exam. I also gained a greater appreciation of the Romantic poets.
September The harder I worked to demonstrate the skills taught on the course in my assignments, the lower my resultant marks were. By the end of the course the themes were recurring, albeit tenuously at times, and the TMAs were less painful.
May I loved this course and learned so much more than I thought I would going into it. Who would have thought that a close study of stage directions could be so engrossing!
September I didn't like this course at all. September Please note Each of the views expressed above is an individual's very particular response, largely unedited, and should be viewed with that in mind.
Chris Evans Course starting: See this page for the full text of questions and more information about the survey. I managed to make slightly fewer references to the course book in this essay that would be the 'Pacheco' down in the bottom left hand cornerwhich is again evident in this word cloud.
I like that the three main characters in the scene come out as the most commonly used words. I got Grade 2 in my assignments only 4 in the exam, but I passed and that is good enough for me. I also had an excellent and passionate tutor who guided me very well.
June The course was interesting, stimulating and enjoyable. We would not have found out about this but for an accidental open mailing meant for one lucky region sent to all! A also introduces a considerable amount of historical and philosophical context, ideas about what literature is for, and how it was seen by the contemporary audience as well as the modern.
My only reservation now is that my next module might not live up to this one, which I enjoyed more than I expected. As with all OU courses, the key ideas are accurately presented in the Module Description.
April I thoroughly enjoyed A Creative Writing and the experience pushed me to go on to try A Advanced Creative Writing for which I received a grade two pass. I found the work both fascinating and challenging, thoroughly enjoyed writing the EMA and was thrilled to get a Distinction for my first Level 3 I agree with the student who said that this is not an 'easy option' just because we are looking at Children's Literature - in fact, the influence of childhood reading on writers of adult literature should not be underestimated!
Writing is subjective - not everyone likes the same things - so if you're after high marks, it's perhaps worth researching your tutor and getting hold of any published works of theirs that you can read and get a handle on what they prefer. We had a great tutor who gave us tremendous support and encouragement.of my OU blog, no surprises there.
Update: my TMA scores have gone down a little bit since the triumphant 83%. But here I am, trying to wade through the EMA for U Home > A Reading and studying literature. Question: TMA 05 The sense of emancipation from previous restriction or repression is fundamental to literary and cinematic representations of the twentieth-century city.
Answer: In disagreement with the statement, the chosen text for consideration is ‘Eveline,’ ‘Dubliners’ (Joyce, ). Ou A Tma 01 read from the same sources you did and allows them to understand the information in their own way.
- There is no need to reference something which is deemed common knowledge although common knowledge is based on an individual’s judgement such as an OU tutor. Oct 13, · These are the sources and citations used to research A TMA This bibliography was generated on Cite This For Me on Saturday, September 24, Feb 07, · A So Far Back in October I started my fifth OU course, I'm working towards a BA (Hons) in English Language and Literature and after this I've only got one more course to go before I graduate.
The course I'm doing at the moment is A TMA The first TMA involved analysing an extract from Othello.
I like that the three. A has encouraged me to look further into the authors discussed throughout the module, which include Joyce, Sebald, Voltaire and Bronte.
As with the other literature modules, there is a lot of reading, so I would recommend reading as many of the texts as possible before the course starts.Download