Description: 1 year self-directed, part-time course available via distance-learning. A varied programme of study which develops incidental knowledge at the highest level. Unlike other courses, the title doesn’t refer to the subject to be studied, but the means of acquiring incidental knowledge. All information must be collected from comedy in any format, including live stand up, panel shows, sitcoms, CD recordings, etc. Knowledge submitted can be on any subject. Students can choose to collate knowledge on particular themes or produce extended written works for extra credits.
Autumn Term: October – December 2011
Spring Term: January – March 2012
Summer Term: April – June 2012
Course Leader: Louise Atkinson