GRMN2023

Contemporary German society in the media

Credits:

Period:

Assessment:

6

TBC

100% coursework

Prerequisite:

GRMN1002. German I.2

Co-requisite:

GRMN2001. German II.1 or comparable level acquired elsewhere.

Description

Elective Course

This course will provide students with background information on various aspects of post war Germany. Students will be asked to analyse significant issues in German society over the past 60 years, such as the American influence on German society, the changing role of women, or the impact of foreign immigrants on German society, by studying authentic materials in German (advertisements, TV commercials, newspaper texts, songs, film clips and movies).

Professor:

Purwins, Stefan

Purwins, Stefan

Assistant Lecturer