German Social Movements in the European Context
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- 25 Oct 2021
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Upon completion of this subject, students will be able to:
- analyse German social movements and interpret them in the European and global context;
- apply theoretical concepts related to the study of social movements; and
- analyse cultural artefacts in written and other media.
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This subject offers an introduction to some key social movements in the contemporary German-speaking world. Students study the origins and evolution of important post-WWII social movements. Students navigate primary and secondary sources (visual and written). Students will arrive at a greater understanding of the important position Germany now occupies in the political, economic, environmental and social spheres, and the role Germany plays as a global citizen.
Assessment 1 Essay: 1500 words. Relates to Learning Outcomes 1-3 Assessment 2 Essay: 2000 words. Relates to Learning Outcomes 1-3 Assessment 3 Quizzes: 500 word (equivalent). Relates to Learning Outcomes 1-3
- Essay 1 (35%)
- Essay 2 (45%)
- Quizzes (20%)
Current study term: 24 Oct 21 to 04 Feb 22
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