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This course charts a path through nineteenth-century archives of representation in the African diaspora by looking at both under-examined and publicly recognized images of people of African descent. The course focuses on depictions of identity, constructions and articulations of race and visual narratives of power and respectability.
|Session||First Sub Session||Credit Points||30 credits (15 ECTS credits)|
|Campus||Old Aberdeen||Sustained Study||No|
Information on contact teaching time is available from the course guide.
1 essay at 2500 words (35%)
1 essay at 3500 words (45%)
1 presentation/interactive group-based activity (10%)
1 seminar participation (10%)
1 essay at 6000 words (100%)
Essay must address new material not found in previous assessed work submitted for the course.
Formal and informal consultation with students shall commence in the weeks prior to the handing in of assessed work. All students will be made aware from the beginning of the course of the level of engagement, skill and knowledge that they will be encouraged to develop in order successfully complete the course.