120691 PS Proseminar Cultural and Media Studies (2019W)
The American Presidency
- Registration is open from Th 12.09.2019 00:00 to Mo 23.09.2019 23:59
- Deregistration possible until Th 31.10.2019 23:59
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Aims, contents and method of the course
Assessment and permitted materials
Minimum requirements and assessment criteria
Expert group session: 20%
Research proposal (700 words) and bibliography: 15%
Proseminar paper (3500 words): 50%Overall Score of 100%, pass-mark 60%Scale:
In order to pass, you need to fulfill each individual requirement. You can miss two classes.
You will have to watch selected episodes of TV shows, e.g. West Wing (1999-2006), Commander in Chief (2005-2006), Scandal (2012-2018), or Designated Survivor (2016-2019). You will not have to watch more than two episodes per show.Movies:
Long Shot (2019)Books:
You will have to read excerpts of books (all of which will be provided on Moodle), for example Michelle Obama – Becoming (2018), Barbara Bush and Jenna Bush Hager – Sisters First (2017)Secondary readings will be provided on Moodle.
Association in the course directory