Please refer to the return to campus page for more information on these delivery modes and students who can enrol in each mode based on their location.
NB: Some plays will be studied as streaming videos freely available through the library system, rather than as written texts. These are marked with an asterisk (*) below.
- Aphra Behn, Oronooko (Oxford or Penguin)
- Stephen Greenblatt (Ed)The Norton Anthology of English Literature, Tenth Edition. Volume D: The Romantic Period (Norton)
- Charlotte Bronte, Jane Eyre, (Oxford)
- Frederick Douglass, Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, an American Slave (Oxford)
- Christopher Marlowe, Doctor Faustus, (Oxford)*
- William Shakespeare, Othello, (Oxford)*
- George Farquhar, The Recruiting Officer (Methuen, New Mermaids imprint)
- Oscar Wilde, The Importance of Being Earnest and Other Plays (Penguin)*
A subject reader will also be available, and some additional primary texts will be made available electronically.
- Subject notes
Students who have completed 106-109 Shakespeare’s Theatre or 106-109 Literary Self Fashioning are not eligible to enrol in this subject.
- Related Handbook entries
- Breadth options
This subject is available as breadth in the following courses:
- Bachelor of Biomedicine
- Bachelor of Commerce
- Bachelor of Design
- Bachelor of Environments
- Bachelor of Fine Arts (Acting)
- Bachelor of Fine Arts (Animation)
- Bachelor of Fine Arts (Dance)
- Bachelor of Fine Arts (Film and Television)
- Bachelor of Fine Arts (Production)
- Bachelor of Fine Arts (Screenwriting)
- Bachelor of Fine Arts (Theatre)
- Bachelor of Fine Arts (Visual Art)
- Bachelor of Music
- Bachelor of Science
- Available through the Community Access Program
About the Community Access Program (CAP)
This subject is available through the Community Access Program (also called Single Subject Studies) which allows you to enrol in single subjects offered by the University of Melbourne, without the commitment required to complete a whole degree.
Entry requirements including prerequisites may apply. Please refer to the CAP applications page for further information.
- Available to Study Abroad and/or Study Exchange Students
This subject is available to students studying at the University from eligible overseas institutions on exchange and study abroad. Students are required to satisfy any listed requirements, such as pre- and co-requisites, for enrolment in the subject.
Last updated: 22 November 2023