Complementary Subject Area: Comparative Literary Studies (30 ECTS-Credits)
Prerequisites for registration: Students of the Master's Programme Comparative Literature may not pass the complementary subject area Comparative Literature.
Learning Outcome: Graduates of the complementary subject area Comparative Literature - have well-founded and specialised insights into the following scientific fields of work: a) international literary phenomena (i.a. within the scope of the ¿world literature¿ concept); b) text, literary and cultural theory as well as c) intermediality (literature/film, literature/photography, literature/visual arts, literature/music, literature/dance, literature/architecture, literature/new media). - are able to independently and critically analyse and interpret literary and other artistic works or phenomena resp. as well as their reception. - have the competence to reflect on their own cultural location and promote an understanding for other cultures as well as gender-specific differences. - are able to work in an interdisciplinary way and - know about the possibilities of practice-oriented application of their competences in the fields of literary and cultural businesses (bookshops, publishing and editorial, journalism, exhibitions, museum pedagogy as well as culture and project management; theatre, repertory cinemas).
Go to the superordinate section
  • There may still be changes in the courses offered as well as room allocation and course dates.
  • The course descriptions found in the English version of the course catalogue are for informational purposes only. Authoritative information can be found in the "Vorlesungsverzeichnis" (German version of the course catalogue).