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AT5533: CULTURE AND SOCIETY IN LATIN AMERICA (2019-2020)

Last modified: 01 Oct 2019 11:30


Course Overview

This course covers the same material as AT5534 but has a lighter assessment in line with the lower credit rating. It is available to students on MRes and PGT programmes. The exact topics covered vary from year to year, but are likely to include anthropological studies of the Andes and Amazonia, race and mestizaje, colonialism, Latin American nation-states, gender, infrastructure, indigenous movements and identity politics.

Course Details

Study Type Postgraduate Level 5
Session Second Sub Session Credit Points 15 credits (7.5 ECTS credits)
Campus Aberdeen Sustained Study No
Co-ordinators
  • Dr Margaret Bolton

What courses & programmes must have been taken before this course?

  • Any Postgraduate Programme (Studied)

What other courses must be taken with this course?

None.

What courses cannot be taken with this course?

Are there a limited number of places available?

No

Course Description

This course covers the same material as AT5534 but has a lighter assessment in line with the lower credit rating. It is available to students on MRes and PGT programmes. The exact topics covered vary from year to year, but are likely to include anthropological studies of the Andes and Amazonia, race and mestizaje, colonialism, Latin American nation-states, gender, infrastructure, indigenous movements and identity politics.

 

 


In light of Covid-19 this information is indicative and may be subject to change.

Contact Teaching Time

Information on contact teaching time is available from the course guide.

Teaching Breakdown

  • 1 Tutorial during University weeks 25 - 35

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In light of Covid-19 and the move to blended learning delivery the assessment information advertised for second half-session courses may be subject to change. All updates for second-half session courses will be actioned in advance of the second half-session teaching starting. Please check back regularly for updates.

Summative Assessments

Essay

Assessment Type Summative Weighting 100
Assessment Weeks Feedback Weeks

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Feedback

3500-5000 words.

Word Count 5000
Learning Outcomes
Knowledge LevelThinking SkillOutcome
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Formative Assessment

There are no assessments for this course.

Resit Assessments

Essay

Assessment Type Summative Weighting 100
Assessment Weeks Feedback Weeks

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Feedback Word Count 5000
Learning Outcomes
Knowledge LevelThinking SkillOutcome
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Course Learning Outcomes

Knowledge LevelThinking SkillOutcome
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