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Reading Shakespeare's As You Like It
Do you enjoy watching Shakespeare's plays and like the idea of finding out more about them? This free course, Reading Shakespeare's As You Like It, will guide you through some of the most important speeches and scenes from one of Shakespeare's best-loved comedies.
Course learning outcomes
After studying this course, you should be able to:
- demonstrate an understanding of some of the key speeches and scenes in Shakespeare’s As You Like It
- appreciate the importance and complexity of role-play in As You Like It
- appreciate the varied uses of language in a Shakespearean play.
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- Learning outcomes
- 1 Opinions about As You Like It
- 2 Getting to know the play
- 3 Language and role-play
- 4 The play in performance
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Level 2: Intermediate
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