Global Challenges: Global South

Veronika Wöhrer
Arts and Society, Cross-Disciplinary Strategies
2018W, Lecture and Discussion (VOD), 2.0 semester hours, course number S02523

Description

In this course we will discuss some classic post-colonial texts (e.g. Said, Hall) and read about historical and contemporary social movements in the Global South. We will furthermore learn about possible connections between post-colonial theory and action research methdology.

Examination Modalities

Regular participation, text reading and participation in the discussion are required. The written assignment is an essay to be handed in at the end of the semester (max. 3000 words).

Comments

Students from other faculties or universities will be given a place on the course subject to room capacities.

Key Words

post-colonial studies, social movements, action research

Dates

09 October 2018, 17:15–18:45 Cross-Disciplinary Strategies - Lecture Room (preliminary discussion)
24 October 2018, 13:30–17:00 Cross-Disciplinary Strategies - Lecture Room , "LECTURE RUSTEM ERTUG ALTINAY"
14 December 2018, 10:00–18:00 Cross-Disciplinary Strategies - Lecture Room
15 December 2018, 10:00–13:30 Cross-Disciplinary Strategies - Lecture Room
17 December 2018, 10:15–15:15 Cross-Disciplinary Strategies - Lecture Room , "LECTURE RUSTEM ERTUG ALTINAY"
25 January 2019, 10:00–18:00 Cross-Disciplinary Strategies - Seminar Room 1
26 January 2019, 10:00–13:30 Cross-Disciplinary Strategies - Lecture Room

Course Enrolment

Via online registration

Cross-Disciplinary Strategies (Bachelor): Critical Reflection on Relevant Global Challenges (4.0 ECTS)

co-registration: possible (4.0 ECTS)

Individual courses: possible (4.0 ECTS)