Login

Heart of Darkness Study Guide

Course Summary

This ''Heart of Darkness'' Study Guide course is the simplest way to master the novel. This course fosters quick memory and comprehension by teaching the essential topics in a simple and fun lesson format. The lessons each take around five minutes to complete, and they're paired with practice quizzes to test and reinforce the information you've just learned.
Create An Account
To Start This Course Today
Used by over 10 million students worldwide
Create An Account
Try it free for 5 days

8 chapters in Heart of Darkness Study Guide

Ch 1. Literary Context for Heart of Darkness {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[157997].percentComplete}}% complete
Course Progress Best Score
Lesson 1 - Introduction to Joseph Conrad: Novels and Colonialism Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1274].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1274].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Heart of Darkness: Historical Context & Background Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[157999].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[157999].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Conrad's Heart of Darkness: Plot, Characters, and Style Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1275].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1275].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Heart of Darkness: Narrator & Narrative Technique Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[158001].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[158001].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Heart of Darkness: Tone & Point of View Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[158003].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[158003].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Heart of Darkness Timeline Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[158005].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[158005].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Heart of Darkness Vocabulary Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[158007].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[158007].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Heart of Darkness Modernism Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[158009].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[158009].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Flashcards - Heart of Darkness Vocabulary Flashcards
Course Progress Best Score
Lesson 1 - Darkness in Heart of Darkness: Theme & Quotes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[158049].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[158049].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Madness in Heart of Darkness Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[158051].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[158051].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Evil in Heart of Darkness: Theme & Quotes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[158053].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[158053].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Racism in Heart of Darkness: Quotes & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[158055].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[158055].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Imperialism in Heart of Darkness: Quotes & Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[158057].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[158057].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Colonialism in Heart of Darkness: Quotes & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[158059].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[158059].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Postcolonialism in Heart of Darkness Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[158061].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[158061].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Impressionism in Heart of Darkness: Theme & Quotes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[158063].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[158063].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Course Progress Best Score
Lesson 1 - Heart of Darkness Title Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[158067].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[158067].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Heart of Darkness: Themes & Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22383].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22383].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Feminism in Heart of Darkness Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[158069].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[158069].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Heart of Darkness: Literary & Feminist Criticism Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[158071].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[158071].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Black & White in Heart of Darkness Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[158073].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[158073].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Religion in Heart of Darkness Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[158075].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[158075].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - 'The Horror! The Horror!' in Heart of Darkness Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[158077].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[158077].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Comparison Between Heart of Darkness & Things Fall Apart Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[158079].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[158079].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Heart of Darkness & Apocalypse Now: Comparison Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9037].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9037].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional

Earning College Credit

Did you know… We have over 95 college courses that prepare you to earn credit by exam that is accepted by over 2,000 colleges and universities. You can test out of the first two years of college and save thousands off your degree. Anyone can earn credit-by-exam regardless of age or education level.

To learn more, visit our Earning Credit Page

Transferring credit to the school of your choice

Not sure what college you want to attend yet? Study.com has thousands of articles about every imaginable degree, area of study and career path that can help you find the school that's right for you.

Support