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120031 AR Game Cultures: Computer Games as New Media (2007W)

Literature Course

1.50 ECTS (1.00 SWS), SPL 12 - Anglistik
Continuous assessment of course work

ECTS UniStG-Diplomstudium 343: 2.00

Details

Language: English

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Tuesday 09.10. 13:00 - 14:00 Helene-Richter-Saal UniCampus Hof 8 3G-EG-21
Tuesday 16.10. 13:00 - 14:00 Helene-Richter-Saal UniCampus Hof 8 3G-EG-21
Tuesday 23.10. 13:00 - 14:00 Helene-Richter-Saal UniCampus Hof 8 3G-EG-21
Tuesday 30.10. 13:00 - 14:00 Helene-Richter-Saal UniCampus Hof 8 3G-EG-21
Tuesday 06.11. 13:00 - 14:00 Helene-Richter-Saal UniCampus Hof 8 3G-EG-21
Tuesday 13.11. 13:00 - 14:00 Helene-Richter-Saal UniCampus Hof 8 3G-EG-21
Tuesday 20.11. 13:00 - 14:00 Helene-Richter-Saal UniCampus Hof 8 3G-EG-21
Tuesday 27.11. 13:00 - 14:00 Helene-Richter-Saal UniCampus Hof 8 3G-EG-21
Tuesday 04.12. 13:00 - 14:00 Helene-Richter-Saal UniCampus Hof 8 3G-EG-21
Tuesday 11.12. 13:00 - 14:00 Helene-Richter-Saal UniCampus Hof 8 3G-EG-21
Tuesday 18.12. 13:00 - 14:00 Helene-Richter-Saal UniCampus Hof 8 3G-EG-21
Tuesday 08.01. 13:00 - 14:00 Helene-Richter-Saal UniCampus Hof 8 3G-EG-21
Tuesday 15.01. 13:00 - 14:00 Helene-Richter-Saal UniCampus Hof 8 3G-EG-21
Tuesday 22.01. 13:00 - 14:00 Helene-Richter-Saal UniCampus Hof 8 3G-EG-21
Tuesday 29.01. 13:00 - 14:00 Helene-Richter-Saal UniCampus Hof 8 3G-EG-21

Information

Aims, contents and method of the course

With their special ludic and kinaesthetic quality computer games are determining the lives and perceptions of an ever increasing number of people world-wide. In this course we will adopt a broad approach embracing Cultural Studies, New Media Studies, Media Semiotics and Narratology to analyse a fascinating phenomenon situated at the interface of entertainment, popular culture and multimedia art. Assessment will be on the basis of active participation, an oral report and a short written summary.

Assessment and permitted materials

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Examination topics

Lecture, group work, home study, oral presentation, written summary.

Reading list

Key texts will be provided in a reader.

Association in the course directory

323, 324

Last modified: We 09.09.2020 00:22