Cultural Analysis Workshop (CULT 503)

2020 Spring
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
Cultural Studies(CULT)
3
10.00
Aslı İkizoğlu Erensü aikizoglue@sabanciuniv.edu,
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English
Doctoral, Master
CULT502
Interactive lecture,Workshop,Seminar,Field work/field study/on-the-job
Interactive,Communicative,Discussion based learning,Project based learning,Task based learning,Case Study
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CONTENT

In this course, students will complete a research project of their own in which they learn to use a a variety of methods of cultural analysis including observation, interviewing, oral history, textual and documentary analysis and visual analysis. The course will track all the stages of research from proposal-writing to data collection, analysis and writing. The course will be taught in module format by several faculty members.

LEARNING OUTCOME

-- master textual and ethnographic methods in analyzing social and literary phenomena;
-- develop an understanding of the potential relationship between literary and anthropological analysis
-- apply discussions on ethnographic and textual method directly to an individual, original project
-- finesse discussion and group participation skills through an ongoing workshop in which students share, give and receive feedback on their individual projects throughout the semester.

ASSESSMENT METHODS and CRITERIA

  Percentage (%)
Final 45
Assignment 30
Participation 25