Shakespeare Study Group


Gain an understanding of how and why Shakespeare has become the most renowned playwright and dramatist ever to live. This course programme allows students to unlock the magic of his language and discover what, precisely, makes it so effective even to this day.

Created By

Tara A

Beginner
Exercise

19 HOURS

19 LESSONS

Shakespeare Study Group

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Course Overview



'To be, or not to be, that is the question…' Shakespeare is the most renowned playwright to have ever existed - ever wondered why that is? Over the course of this programme, students will delve into some of Shakespeare's most famous works. Through closely analysing his plays and studying their context, students will develop a greater understanding and appreciation of the Bard's wonderful canon of writing. At the end of the course, students will be equipped with both a comprehensive knowledge of Shakespeare's work and invaluable literary analytical skills which they can apply to any text they go on to study.

Course Content



19 LESSONS

19 HOURS Total Length

Lesson 1

Introduction to Shakespeare's Tragedies

60 minutes

Lesson 2

Shakespeare's Tragedies: Hamlet I

60 minutes

Lesson 3

Shakespeare's Tragedies: Hamlet II

60 minutes

Lesson 4

Shakespeare's Tragedies: Macbeth I

60 minutes

Lesson 5

Shakespeare's Tragedies: Macbeth II

60 minutes

Lesson 6

Shakespeare's Tragedies: King Lear I

60 minutes

Lesson 7

Shakespeare's Tragedies: King Lear II

60 minutes

Lesson 8

Shakespeare's Tragedies: Romeo and Juliet I

60 minutes

Lesson 9

Shakespeare's Tragedies: Romeo and Juliet II

60 minutes

Lesson 10

Shakespeare's Tragedies: Consolidating Our Learning

60 minutes

Lesson 11

Introduction to Shakespeare's Comedies

60 minutes

Lesson 12

Shakespeare's Comedies: A Midsummer Night's Dream I

60 minutes

Lesson 13

Shakespeare's Comedies: A Midsummer Night's Dream II

60 minutes

Lesson 14

Shakespeare's Comedies: Much Ado About Nothing I

60 minutes

Lesson 15

Shakespeare's Comedies: Much Ado About Nothing II

60 minutes

Lesson 16

Shakespeare's Comedies: As You Like It

60 minutes

Lesson 17

Shakespeare's Comedies: The Comedy of Errors I

60 minutes

Lesson 18

Shakespeare's Comedies: The Comedy of Errors II

60 minutes

Lesson 19

Shakespeare's Comedies: Consolidating Our Learning

60 minutes

Key Skills


Understanding Shakespeare

Analysing Literature

Analysing Plays

Educator


Tara A

All-Rounder

Tara's teaching philosophy centres on the learner and their personal interests. She loves to help them to think in new ways and spark a student's curiosity.