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240519 SE Visual Culture (P4) (2016S)

Continuous assessment of course work

Participation at first session is obligatory!


Note: The time of your registration within the registration period has no effect on the allocation of places (no first come, first served).


max. 25 participants
Language: English


Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

ATTENTION: changed dates!

Missing one time is allowed

- No absence at the final meetings [June 23 and 24(presentation of papers, and feedback)]
- Presence during the whole two final sessions is mandatory

Thursday 03.03. 13:15 - 14:45 Hörsaal C, NIG 4. Stock
Thursday 07.04. 15:00 - 18:15 Seminarraum A, NIG 4. Stock
Thursday 19.05. 15:00 - 18:15 Seminarraum A, NIG 4. Stock
Thursday 23.06. 13:15 - 20:00 Seminarraum A, NIG 4. Stock
Friday 24.06. 11:30 - 18:15 Seminarraum A, NIG 4. Stock


Aims, contents and method of the course

On the basis of several major texts on Visual Culture, students will undertake a small research on the use of images.

Teaching methods:

- This is an interactive course: no lectures of the teacher, discussions on literature and the respective researches of particpating students;

- Writing a scholarly paper (3.000 to 4.000 words)

Assessment and permitted materials

The marking will be on the basis of:

1) collaboration during the seminar 20%

2) continuous working on the respective topic of research 20%

3) final presentation 20%

4) final paper of 3.000 to 4.000 words 40%

4.a) line of argument 30%

4.b) structure of the paper 30%

4.c) ethnography 20%

4.c) included literature 20%

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

s. above, and:

All different elements must be positive in order to get a posittive mark

Examination topics

Reading list

Will be distributed at first session

Association in the course directory

Last modified: Mo 07.09.2020 15:40