Arktiske befolkningers kultur, samfund og historie

2018/2019

Modulets indhold, forløb og pædagogik

This module comprises lectures and seminars that include exercises and student contributions. On the basis of theories of identity formation and intercultural communication, this module focuses on the colonial history of the Arctic peoples, nation-building, historical and contemporary migration to and from the Arctic, cultural encounters and cultural exchanges.

Læringsmål

Viden

  • relevant theories concerning the culture, society and history of the circumpolar peoples
  • themes and trends in the study of the culture, society and history of the circumpolar peoples as well as various approaches to the study of these.

Færdigheder

 

  • the critical assessment, selection and application of relevant theories and methods to the study of the culture, society and history of the  circumpolar peoples.  
  • disseminating the chosen issue and the methodology for its analysis.

Kompetencer

  • the delineation and analysis of a complex problem in a way that is independent and methodologically sound
  • academic reflection on a scientific basis and the assumption of responsibility for personal academic development.

Omfang og forventet arbejdsindsats

5 ECTS

Eksamen

Prøver

Prøvens navnCultures, Societies and Histories of the Peoples of the Arctic
Prøveform
Skriftlig
This examination is a 2-day take-home written assignment given by the examiner on the basis of the curriculum of the course. The assignment paper must not exceed ten pages.
ECTS5
Bedømmelsesform7-trins-skala
CensurIntern prøve
Vurderingskriterier
The examination should demonstrate that the student fulfils the objectives outlined above as regards knowledge, understanding, skills and competencies.

Fakta om modulet

Engelsk titelCultures, Societies and Histories of the Peoples of the Arctic
ModulkodeKACCG20169
ModultypeKursus
Varighed1 semester
SemesterEfterår
ECTS5
UndervisningssprogEngelsk
TompladsJa
UndervisningsstedCampus Aalborg
Modulansvarlig

Organisation

StudienævnStudienævnet for Tværkulturelle Studier
FakultetDet Humanistiske Fakultet