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Embodiment - PRFM4117

Year - 2018

Ways of thinking about how you perceive and make sense of objects, time, place, space, yourselves and others, are pertinent to the study of all aspects of performance. Western thought has not always trusted either the body or experience as valid sources of knowledge about the world. In this unit of study you will explore how theories of embodiment affect research in/of performance and, as a result, question the continued prevalence of mind/body, theory/practice dichotomies.

Classes
1x2hr seminar/week

Assessment
1x 250wd Performance description (15%), 1x 250wd Essay structure (10%), 1x 4500wd Essay (75%)

Details

Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Semester 1

05 Mar 2018

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