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Topics in German Film - GRMN2633

Year - 2018

This unit of study will explore German film from the perspectives of film theory and historical culture. Discussions will situate films within the German political and cultural context of their time and study them from the perspective of contemporary cross-cultural critique. The unit may concentrate on the works of a specific director, a period or a genre, or deal with key social and political issues within a selection of German films.

1x2-hr seminar/week

1x3000wd essay (50%), 1x1500wd written tutorial paper (25%), 1x1500wd class presentation (25%)

German film course pack to be purchased from the University Copy Centre


(12 Junior credit points of Germanic Studies) or (18 Junior credit points including ENGL1011) or (6 Senior credit points in ICLS)




Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Semester 2

30 Jul 2018

Department/School: Germanic Studies
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Aug 2018
Unit of study level: Senior
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? No
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