Undergraduate | LTU-HND3006 | 2024
Hindi 6: Bollywood Hindi
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Hindi 6: Bollywood Hindi
About this subject
On successful completion you will be able to:
- Apply a language and cultural studies perspective to local and global issues
- Apply ethical and cultural awareness to different areas of language usage
- Evaluate diverse positions on an area of Hindi media
- Present a brief and persuasive argument on an area of usage in Hindi in Indian media
- Produce a sustained, complex written report on an area of Hindi usage in Indian media
- Produce an original, well-researched response to different areas in the use of Hindi in media
- Summarise research and arguments on an area of Hindi media
- Indian Language and Culture
- Bollywood Cinema
- Indian Popular Music
- Hindi Literature
- Hindi and "Hinglish"
This subject focuses on a range of materials related to Indian Cinema, both in terms of films, dialogues, songs, magazines and reviews. Teaching will be in a 3 hour workshop format and we will be looking at a number of links to Hindi film related clips on YouTube such as short documentaries, interviews, clips, trailers, and award ceremonies. In addition there will be a weekly passage to read from a Hindi film magazine. There will also be opportunities to watch films and discuss their content.
This subject includes live sessions with the expectation of student attendance and participation.
- Weekly Homework assignments (1200 Words) (30%)
- Oral presentations (800 words equivalent) (20%)
- Research report (1200 words equivalent) (30%)
- Oral and written test (800 words equivalent) (20%)
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Past La Trobe University students who have completed HND1BE6 (Beginners Hindi 6: News Hindi) or HND2BE6 (Beginners Hindi 6: News Hindi) or HND3BE6 (Beginners Hindi 6: News Hindi) or HND3BEB (News Hindi) are ineligible to enrol in this subject.
No additional requirements
This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.
Equivalent full time study load (EFTSL) is one way to calculate your study load. One (1.0) EFTSL is equivalent to a full-time study load for one year.
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