Jane Austen & Emily Bronte – Full-Year Course
Jane Austen & Emily Bronte – Full-Year Course will take a deep dive into three of the most famous female authors of all time- Jane Austen, Emily Bronte & Charlotte Bronte.This course is offered as a full-year class as well as a one semester class. The first half of the full-year will be a study of Jane Austen, and her works Sense & Sensibility and Pride & Prejudice.
The second half of the year (Spring Semester) we will be reading Wuthering Heights and Jane Eyre.
Jane Austen & Emily Bronte – Full-Year Course we will be assessing character development, cultural norms, the effects these literary works had in their time, as well as what we can take away from them as modern readers. Each unit will include a formal writing assignment, presentation, summative assessment, and artistic assignment.
Rubrics will be provided. Grading scale: A = 90-100%; B = 80-89%; C = 70-79%; D = 60-69%; F = 59% or less.
This course is strongly suggested for 11th-12th grade students, or very advanced 10th graders.
Required works: Jane Austen
- Sense & Sensibility
- Pride & Prejudice
Required works: Emily Bronte
- Wuthering Heights
- Charlotte Bronte
- Jane Eyre
Prerequisites: IEW, a Lit & Comp Class, and/or Writing Class
Jane Austen & Emily Bronte is a full year, 1 credit High School Class for 11th and 12th-grade students, or advanced 9th and 10th graders who are looking for a fun and engaging literary and writing challenge. The class will be taught and graded by your True North Homeschool Academy teacher.
The coursework your child will complete in this high school level course is equal to one credit hour for the full-year course. Credits may be awarded by your homeschool upon completion of the course.
If you need help determining your students’ credits or creating a transcript, check out our Academic Advising. This class would pair well with our upper-level high school courses, such as US Lit, Psychology, and Level II Art, Purchase a Bundle for greater savings!