609874 Concepts, Contexts, Theories of Cultural Studies: British and Anglophone Cultures: group C

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609874
Concepts, Contexts, Theories of Cultural Studies: British and Anglophone Cultures: group C
VU 2
5
weekly
each semester
English

To achieve a basis in the theory of Cultural Studies and acquire an overview of British culture.

The concepts and theories of culture: power/empowerment, gender, education, globalisation, identity and self, semiotics/language, history, geography/location, extremism. The processes and systems of British culture, customs, mentality, cultural changes and repercussions, sub-cultures, multiculturalism. A blend of theory and practice.

Lecture and practice - including contemporary sources (DVDs, Internet, Youtube, etc.), in-class discussions to heighten cultural awareness and critical thinking. Attendance at first session is obligatory.

Final exam, regular written assigments (dossier) and tasks and class participation.

Judy Giles & Tim Middleton: Studying Culture: A Practical Introduction                         

James O'Driscoll: Britain (with Workbook)

none

for the Teacher Training Programme: VU1: Foundation Culture I + VU1: Foundation Culture II

Students are recommended not to take this course in the first semester

07.10.2013
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Date Time Location
Mon 2013-10-07
12.00 - 13.30 40134 40134 Barrier-free
Mon 2013-10-14
12.00 - 13.30 40134 40134 Barrier-free
Mon 2013-10-21
12.00 - 13.30 40134 40134 Barrier-free
Mon 2013-10-28
12.00 - 13.30 40134 40134 Barrier-free
Mon 2013-11-04
12.00 - 13.30 40134 40134 Barrier-free
Mon 2013-11-11
12.00 - 13.30 40134 40134 Barrier-free
Mon 2013-11-18
12.00 - 13.30 40134 40134 Barrier-free
Mon 2013-11-25
12.00 - 13.30 40134 40134 Barrier-free
Mon 2013-12-02
12.00 - 13.30 40134 40134 Barrier-free
Mon 2013-12-09
12.00 - 13.30 40134 40134 Barrier-free
Mon 2013-12-16
12.00 - 13.30 40134 40134 Barrier-free
Mon 2014-01-13
12.00 - 13.30 40134 40134 Barrier-free
Mon 2014-01-20
12.00 - 13.30 40134 40134 Barrier-free
Mon 2014-01-27
12.00 - 13.30 4U102a 4U102a Barrier-free Induction loops for hearing impaired Prüfung
Mon 2014-01-27
12.00 - 13.30 40134 40134 Barrier-free
Mon 2014-01-27
12.00 - 13.30 Hörsaal 3 Hörsaal 3 Barrier-free 1.Prüfungstermin
Mon 2014-02-03
12.00 - 13.30 40134 40134 Barrier-free