Universität Wien FIND

120011 VO Approaching Cultural Studies (2017W)

5.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 12 - Anglistik

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Students who still miss prerequisites for this lecture (your current registration status is "angelegt" or "wiederaufgenommen") will be registered by our SSS staff to provide full access to Moodle. Registration lists will be checked at least once a week. There is no need to contact the SSS and/or lecturer(s) personally.
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Language: English

Examination dates

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Tuesday 10.10. 11:30 - 13:00 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03
Tuesday 17.10. 11:30 - 13:00 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03
Tuesday 24.10. 11:30 - 13:00 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03
Tuesday 31.10. 11:30 - 13:00 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03
Tuesday 07.11. 11:30 - 13:00 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03
Tuesday 14.11. 11:30 - 13:00 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03
Tuesday 21.11. 11:30 - 13:00 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03
Tuesday 28.11. 11:30 - 13:00 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03
Tuesday 05.12. 11:30 - 13:00 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03
Tuesday 12.12. 11:30 - 13:00 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03
Tuesday 09.01. 11:30 - 13:00 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03
Tuesday 16.01. 11:30 - 13:00 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03
Tuesday 23.01. 11:30 - 13:00 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03

Information

Aims, contents and method of the course

This course lecture explores popular media as an object of cultural studies, introducing students to theoretical approaches, key practices and selected issues relevant to the study of culture/s following the British tradition of Cultural Studies. We will especially look at meaning making in the production and consumption of cultural artifacts, investigate the dynamics of representation, power and knowledge, and relate these issues to questions of race, gender and class. Theoretical models and perspectives will be constantly grounded in practical examples, focused on but not limited to visual cultural material.

Assessment and permitted materials

final 90-minute written examination

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

This lecture course will provide students with a theoretical, analytical and historical introduction to the subject of British Cultural Studies. Aim of this interactive lecture programme is to introduce students to the major theoretical approaches to the study of culture/s.

Examination topics

(interactive) lecture

Reading list

a reader will be provided via e-learning platform moodle

Association in the course directory

Studium: EC 124;
Lehrinhalt: 12-0272

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