ECTS points in relation to student’s duties 1 ECTS: 30h – in-class activities (Media Studies),
1 ECTS: 15h consultations,15 h – learning for the test in Media Studies)
1 ECTS: 30h – assigned reading in Media Studies (A2)
1 ECTS: 30h – in-class activities (Film Studies),
1 ECTS: 15h consultations,15 h – learning for the test in Film Studies
1 ECTS: 30h – assigned reading in Film Studies (A2)
Courses in this module are devoted to specific issues and detailed research in Media Studies and Film Studies in the context of previous courses on theory and methodology of Cultural Studies and Communication Studies.
Course objectives Courses in this module are aimed at systematizing and detailing students knowledge of the theoretical framework, and methodological preferences and analytic preoccupations of Media and Film Studies. The courses are intended as an elaboration and diversification of students’ analytic skills and specific competencies. They are to develop individual interests and independent studies of selected areas of mediation and visual culture.
1.know how to use specific concepts and terminology of cultural, media and film theory and know the current state of research in the respective disciplines (K_W05)
2. know of specific media and film institutions in the Anglo-American and European context, their technological advancements, economic bases and cultural significance (K_W18)
3.Students can discriminate among various cultural forms and practices, describe them exhaustively and analyse them critically. They can use a variety of methods for researching cultural texts, including examining meanings, influences and roles of the studied texts in terms of cultural tradition and heritage (K_U06)