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120030 VO Cultural and Regional Studies (Irish Civilization) (2010S)

Irish Studies: Laying the Foundations

5.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 12 - Anglistik

Diese LVA gilt für das Bachelorstudium nach UG2002, das Diplomstudium (UniStG) und das Lehramt UF Englisch (UniStG).

Details

Language: English

Examination dates

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Tuesday 09.03. 16:00 - 18:00 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03
Tuesday 16.03. 16:00 - 18:00 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03
Tuesday 23.03. 16:00 - 18:00 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03
Tuesday 13.04. 16:00 - 18:00 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03
Tuesday 20.04. 16:00 - 18:00 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03
Tuesday 27.04. 16:00 - 18:00 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03
Tuesday 04.05. 16:00 - 18:00 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03
Tuesday 11.05. 16:00 - 18:00 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03
Tuesday 18.05. 16:00 - 18:00 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03
Tuesday 01.06. 16:00 - 18:00 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03
Tuesday 08.06. 16:00 - 18:00 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03
Tuesday 15.06. 16:00 - 18:00 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03
Tuesday 22.06. 16:00 - 18:00 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03

Information

Aims, contents and method of the course

"I know no other literature so closely linked to the immediate reality of politics" (Frank O'Connor on Irish Literature). -- This series of lectures will address a wide range of topics relating to Irish history, society and culture and will be structured around the following core subjects: Irish History (from mythological times to the present), 'The Troubles', The North, Celtic Tiger Ireland, The Languages of Ireland, Irish Cinema, Cultural Geography and Folklore, The Irish Diaspora, Images and Stereotypes of Irishness.

Assessment and permitted materials

Requirements for credit: written final test.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

It is the aim of this lecture course to supply basic background information for the study of Irish literature and culture (what used to be known as 'Landeskunde') and to provide an introduction to the tools and methodologies of Irish Cultural Studies.

Examination topics

lecture course; classroom discourse will be supplemented by visual aids (excerpts from documentary and feature films).
Requirements for credit: written final test.

Reading list

A reader and supplementary material will be provided on an e-learning platform. Therefore, students are asked to familiarise themselves in advance with the Fronter platform; for introduction and self-guided tour, please see
https://www.univie.ac.at/ZID/elearning-infos-studierende/

Association in the course directory

Diplom 343, UF 344, BA 612
LI 12-0105, SPCode 403-405, 701 / BA10

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