Instruction

Name Cr Method of study Time Location Organiser
Drama Theory 5 Cr General Examination 14.10.2020 - 14.10.2020
Drama Theory 5 Cr General Examination 4.11.2020 - 4.11.2020
Drama Theory 5 Cr General Examination 2.12.2020 - 2.12.2020
Drama Theory 5 Cr General Examination 27.1.2021 - 27.1.2021
Drama Theory 5 Cr General Examination 24.2.2021 - 24.2.2021
Drama Theory 5 Cr General Examination 31.3.2021 - 31.3.2021
Drama Theory 5 Cr General Examination 28.4.2021 - 28.4.2021
Drama Theory 5 Cr General Examination 19.5.2021 - 19.5.2021
Drama Theory 5 Cr General Examination 16.6.2021 - 16.6.2021
Drama Theory 5 Cr General Examination 7.7.2021 - 7.7.2021
Drama Theory 5 Cr General Examination 28.7.2021 - 28.7.2021
Name Cr Method of study Time Location Organiser
Drama Theory 5 Cr General Examination 16.9.2020 - 16.9.2020
Drama Theory 5 Cr General Examination 29.7.2020 - 29.7.2020
Drama Theory 5 Cr General Examination 8.7.2020 - 8.7.2020
Drama Theory 5 Cr General Examination 17.6.2020 - 17.6.2020
Drama Theory 5 Cr General Examination 15.5.2020 - 15.5.2020
Drama Theory 5 Cr General Examination 3.4.2020 - 3.4.2020
Drama Theory 5 Cr General Examination 13.3.2020 - 13.3.2020
Drama Theory 5 Cr General Examination 14.2.2020 - 14.2.2020
Drama Theory 5 Cr General Examination 17.1.2020 - 17.1.2020
Drama Theory 5 Cr General Examination 22.11.2019 - 22.11.2019
Drama Theory 5 Cr General Examination 1.11.2019 - 1.11.2019
Drama Theory 5 Cr General Examination 11.10.2019 - 11.10.2019
Drama Theory 5 Cr General Examination 20.9.2019 - 20.9.2019
Drama Theory 5 Cr General Examination 24.7.2019 - 24.7.2019
Drama Theory 5 Cr General Examination 3.7.2019 - 3.7.2019
Drama Theory 5 Cr General Examination 12.6.2019 - 12.6.2019
Drama Theory 5 Cr General Examination 24.5.2019 - 24.5.2019
Drama Theory 5 Cr General Examination 29.3.2019 - 29.3.2019
Drama Theory 5 Cr General Examination 22.2.2019 - 22.2.2019
Drama Theory 5 Cr General Examination 8.2.2019 - 8.2.2019
Drama Theory 5 Cr General Examination 18.1.2019 - 18.1.2019
Drama Theory 5 Cr General Examination 16.11.2018 - 16.11.2018
Drama Theory 5 Cr General Examination 2.11.2018 - 2.11.2018
Drama Theory 5 Cr General Examination 5.10.2018 - 5.10.2018
Drama Theory 5 Cr General Examination 14.9.2018 - 14.9.2018
Drama Theory 5 Cr General Examination 25.7.2018 - 25.7.2018
Drama Theory 5 Cr General Examination 4.7.2018 - 4.7.2018
Drama Theory 5 Cr General Examination 13.6.2018 - 13.6.2018
Drama Theory 5 Cr General Examination 27.4.2018 - 27.4.2018
Drama Theory 5 Cr General Examination 6.4.2018 - 6.4.2018
Drama Theory 5 Cr General Examination 9.2.2018 - 9.2.2018
Drama Theory 5 Cr General Examination 19.1.2018 - 19.1.2018
Aleksis Kiven näytelmät (KIR-314/SKO350/KOK-K229/SKO240b) 5 Cr Course 15.1.2018 - 30.4.2018
Drama Theory 5 Cr General Examination 24.11.2017 - 24.11.2017
Drama Theory 5 Cr General Examination 3.11.2017 - 3.11.2017
Drama Theory 5 Cr General Examination 6.10.2017 - 6.10.2017

Target group

The Master's Programme in Literary Studies is responsible for the course.

The course is an optional part of the following modules:

  • KIR-T300 Literary Studies, Advanced Studies, at least 90 cr
  • KIR-O300 Literary Studies, Advanced Studies, Subject Teacher Education, 60 cr
  • KIR-301 Literary Studies, Optional Advanced Studies, 60 cr
  • KIR-310 Theory and Methods of Literary Studies, Module, 15 cr

The course is also available to students of the Master's Programme in Art Studies as part of the module KIR-Y300 Comparative Literature, Advanced Studies, 60 cr.

The course is available to students from other degree programmes.

Learning outcomes

Upon completing the course, the students will be familiar with different theories and fields of study with regard to drama research.

Timing

The course will be offered in the form of an examination or possibly a lecture series. The course can be completed by taking a Faculty examination.

Contents

By reference to example works, the course focuses on the central theories, genre system and repertoires of drama studies. If so required, students may focus on a specific historical era and/or genre.

Study materials

The required literature is specified separately for each lecture course.

For the Faculty emination:

J. L. Styan, Drama. A Guide to the Study of Plays [and a selection of plays]

For the examination, students will read approximately 20–30 dramatic works, oeuvres of authors, or a selection based on a period or genre.

Authors, for example: Aeschylus, Sophocles, Euripides, Aristophanes, Plautus, Terence, Shakespeare, Molière, Racine, Kivi, Canth, Ibsen, Strindberg, Jotuni, Pirandello, Ionesco, Beckett, Pinter

Assessment practices and criteria

Graded on a scale of 0–5.

Recommended optional studies

In addition to this course, students are recommended to complete the course KIR-343 History of Drama.

Completion methods

Lecture series and a book examination. The course is completed by taking an examination, or if so agreed, by writing an essay.