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Unit 2: Literary Periods and Classics

Skapad 2018-11-10 20:16 i P A Fogelströms gymnasium Stockholm Gymnasieskolor
Gymnasieskola Engelska
A learning unit which focuses on two literary periods - The Enlightenment and Romanticism.


This learning unit contains the following: 

  • Characteristics of the Enlightenment 
  • Characteristics of Romanticism 
  • Excerpt from A Modest Proposal, Robinson Crusoe and some other classics. 
  • Literary analysis tools to be used when analyzing the excerpts

Information about the examination 

  • Comparative analysis essay
  • Comaparing and contrasting one text from the Enlightenment and one from Romanticism 
  • You will have one full lesson to write the essay
  • Notes are allowed
  • The best way to prepare for the essay is to read all the texts during the lesson and do all the exercises connected to the texts. 

Dates for examinations:




  • Literary Periods

  • Literary Periods

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