Upskill online with our short course in Literature

85% discount. Limited places. Starts 20 July.

Thanks to the generous support of the Australian Government’s COVID-19 relief package, we are able to offer a heavily subsidised course in Literature.

Course Overview


In this course, you will develop your skills in the analysis and interpretation of literary texts. You will read classic works of poetry, prose, and drama spanning the history of the Western literary tradition, from ancient Greece and Rome to the present. The course includes a broad survey of ancient and modern literature, as well as special studies in major authors.


Delivery: Online
Duration: 0.5 years full-time / 1 year part-time
Level of Qualification: Undergraduate Certificate (AQF 5)
Total Cost: $1250 (deferred through HECS-HELP)
Start Date: 20 July 2020

Admissions Criteria

Successful completion of Year 12 or Cert IV in a related field.

The course consists of the following four units (click to download sample unit outlines):

LIT101 – Great Books of the Western World I

LIT102 – Great Books of the Western World II

LIT220 Religion and Literary Imagination, 1300-1700

LIT233 – Literature and Theology in CS Lewis

Advanced Standing

Completion of this Undergraduate Certificate will qualify you for entry with 4 units of credit into the Diploma of Liberal Arts or the Bachelor of Arts in the Liberal Arts.

You can Apply for this course directly through our Online Application Form.