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Ch 6: British Romanticism: Tutoring Solution

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The British Romanticism chapter of this Intro to Humanities Tutoring Solution is a flexible and affordable path to learning about British Romanticism. These simple and fun video lessons are each about five minutes long and they teach students all of the British Romanticism topics required in a typical introductory humanities course.

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  • Begin your assignment or other humanities work.
  • Identify the British Romanticism concepts that you're stuck on.
  • Find fun videos on the topics you need to understand.
  • Press play, watch and learn!
  • Complete the quizzes to test your understanding.
  • As needed, submit a question to one of our instructors for personalized support.

Who's it for?

This chapter of our introductory humanities tutoring solution will benefit any student who is trying to learn about British Romanticism and earn better grades. This resource can help students including those who:

  • Struggle with understanding the poems and biography of Lord Byron, the novels of Jane Austen or Charlotte and Emily Bronte, or any other introductory humanities topic
  • Have limited time for studying
  • Want a cost effective way to supplement their humanities learning
  • Prefer learning humanities visually
  • Find themselves failing or close to failing their British Romanticism unit
  • Cope with ADD or ADHD
  • Want to get ahead in British Romanticism
  • Don't have access to their humanities teacher outside of class

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Learning objectives:

  • Explore the poems and biography of Lord Byron.
  • Read and summarize Byron's Don Juan.
  • Discover the major novels of Jane Austen.
  • Study the writings of sisters Charlotte and Emily Bronte.
  • Analyze the plot and characters of Mary Shelley's Frankenstein.

8 Lessons in Chapter 6: British Romanticism: Tutoring Solution
Lord Byron: Poems and Biography

1. Lord Byron: Poems and Biography

Lord Byron was once called 'mad, bad and dangerous to know.' In this lesson, you'll learn about this poet who is one of English Romanticism's most celebrated and prolific figures.

Byron's Don Juan: Summary, Quotes and Analysis

2. Byron's Don Juan: Summary, Quotes and Analysis

When a complicated, fascinating writer like Lord Byron devotes a huge chunk of his life to a single, sprawling work, you're assured a product that's just like its author, except when it isn't. In this lesson, you'll learn about Lord Byron's epic masterpiece, 'Don Juan.'

Jane Austen: Biography and Major Novels

3. Jane Austen: Biography and Major Novels

When you hear the name 'Jane Austen' you probably think about long dresses, stuffy tea parties and British accents - unless you don't know who she is. In that case, you really need to watch this video about the writer's life and works.

Emily and Charlotte Bronte: Sisters and Authors

4. Emily and Charlotte Bronte: Sisters and Authors

Long before JK Rowling dreamed up Fred and George Weasley, Charlotte and Elizabeth Bronte accomplished impressive things as siblings. Their family history is a sad one though, and their feelings of loss are evident in their most famous novels, Jane Eyre and Wuthering Heights.

Mary Shelley's Frankenstein: Literature vs. Film

5. Mary Shelley's Frankenstein: Literature vs. Film

FIRE BAD! That may be the depth of your experience with Frankenstein. But before he broke into pop culture, the character had a rich literary history. Watch our lesson to learn more!

Henry Fuseli: Biography, Paintings & The Nightmare

6. Henry Fuseli: Biography, Paintings & The Nightmare

In this lesson, you'll learn about Swiss-born artist, Henri Fuseli, and his unique imagery. Trained as a minister but determined to be an artist, Fuseli moved to England, where he was known for fantastic paintings with strong supernatural elements and became an early important figure in British Romantic art.

Ivanhoe: Summary & Analysis

7. Ivanhoe: Summary & Analysis

In this lesson you will learn about the adventures of Ivanhoe, a Saxon knight, and the historical context in which his adventures take place. Take a look at the summary and analysis and then test your knowledge with a quiz.

Rob Roy: Summary & Author

8. Rob Roy: Summary & Author

This lesson provides you with a summary of 'Rob Roy' and introduces you to its author, Sir Walter Scott. Learn about the famous Scottish author and his book about a famous Scottish outlaw. Then test your knowledge with the quiz!

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