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6.1.2015 at 09:00 - 26.1.2015 at 23:59



Obligatory study unit for major students in Area and cultural studies.

After completing this study unit, students will have learned to recognize and analyze different varieties of area and cultural studies.

First or second year of studies.

This study unit introduces students to the theoretical and conceptual approaches in area and cultural studies.

When studying in English, a book exam is recommended, but a course in Finnish will also be arranged every year in the third period.

Brian Longhurst et al. (ed.): Introducing Cultural Studies. (Pearson-Longman 2008).

Michael Ryan: Cultural Studies. A Practical Introduction. (Wiley-Blackwell 2010).

David Oswell: Culture and Society. An Introduction to Cultural Studies. (Sage 2006).

Opintojakson hyväksyttyyn suoritukseen edellytetään aktiivista läsnäoloa kurssilla sekä kaikkien harjoitustehtävien tekemistä.

Pohjois-Amerikan linjan opiskelijat voivat korvata tämän opintojakson "Johdatus Pohjois-Amerikan tutkimukseen" -kurssilla.

University lecturer.