Universität Wien FIND

140062 UE Nepali Literature (2019W)

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max. 24 participants
Language: Nepalisch

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Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Thursday 03.10. 11:00 - 12:55 Seminarraum 6 ISTB UniCampus Hof 4 2C-O1-37
Thursday 10.10. 11:00 - 12:55 Seminarraum 6 ISTB UniCampus Hof 4 2C-O1-37
Thursday 17.10. 11:00 - 12:55 Seminarraum 6 ISTB UniCampus Hof 4 2C-O1-37
Thursday 24.10. 11:00 - 12:55 Seminarraum 6 ISTB UniCampus Hof 4 2C-O1-37
Thursday 07.11. 11:00 - 12:55 Seminarraum 6 ISTB UniCampus Hof 4 2C-O1-37
Thursday 14.11. 11:00 - 12:55 Seminarraum 6 ISTB UniCampus Hof 4 2C-O1-37
Thursday 21.11. 11:00 - 12:55 Seminarraum 6 ISTB UniCampus Hof 4 2C-O1-37
Thursday 28.11. 11:00 - 12:55 Seminarraum 6 ISTB UniCampus Hof 4 2C-O1-37
Thursday 05.12. 11:00 - 12:55 Seminarraum 6 ISTB UniCampus Hof 4 2C-O1-37
Thursday 12.12. 11:00 - 12:55 Seminarraum 6 ISTB UniCampus Hof 4 2C-O1-37

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Aims, contents and method of the course

The objective of this class is to enable students, under expert guidance and supervision, to read and analyze advanced text of Nepali literature. The text selected for this class will be based on personal narratives of Nepali women from the 20th Century. We will focus on the social context of Nepal and look for the “woman’s place” in it with the help of literary texts selected for the class. Moreover, we will closely observe rights to economic participation, right to contraception, right to make decision of her life, gradual changes in the psychological, legal, economic and social bases of the family and so on.
Regular attendance, active participation in the class and home assignments are strictly demanded from every participant. The class will be conducted in Nepali and therefore interested students must have a very good knowledge of Nepali grammar.

Assessment and permitted materials

Method of assessment: text preparation and written exam 50%, an essay of 1, 500 words (in Nepali) on a given topic at the end of the semester (25%) and, regular attendance, participation and home works (25%)

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Examination topics

Reading list


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BA17c

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