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In this course students will be introduced to topical themes in contemporary anthropology: roads, automobility, car cultures, migration, road narratives, and roads in film and literature the notions of movement and mobility. The course will rely on rich ethnographic material from the North, including Scotland. Students will conduct original research on the theme of road. The course includes a fieldwork element, as well as screenings of documentary films about roads.
|Session||Second Sub Session||Credit Points||30 credits (15 ECTS credits)|
Information on contact teaching time is available from the course guide.
1st Attempt: 1 three-hour written examination (60%), continuous assessment (40%), including one 3,000 word project essay (30%) and ten short written assignments (10%).
Each student is expected to present at least once on a required reading. This is assessed during the class.