Monday, 13 December 2010

Stylistics: Scope and Object of Study

Using a wide-range of 20th century literary works, modern and pop-culture examples; this subject serves as an introduction to the technique of stylistic analysis that generally tackles descriptive grammar from clause to text structure in an attempt to understand and appreciate style.

Aside from the descriptive discourse of the subject, Introduction to Stylistics will also provide refershers for the following topics:
1. Structure of the noun phrase
2. Premodification
3. Postmodification
4. Articles
5. Pronouns
This is to ensure that basic principles of Stylistics are discussed and well understood.