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Debates in Cultural Studies - GCST4208

Year - 2019

Cultural studies involves the study of texts and practices that constitute the ways that people live. In this unit, students explore and analyse the concepts and debates that recur in this field, such as representation, cultural relativism, subjectivity, agency, identity, difference, and everyday life. Students will focus on how arguments about culture can be developed in line with these and other concepts, through various forms of evidence and methods of analysis of culture.

Classes
1x2hr seminar/week

Assessment
Participation (10%), 1x3500wd Essay (50%), 1x2000wd Essay (30%), 1x500wd Seminar presentation (10%)

Details

Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Semester 2

05 Aug 2019

Department/School: Gender and Cultural Studies
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Aug 2019
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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