Texts and Contexts
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Name of lecturer(s)
Learning outcomes of the course unit
Students will be able to develop and critically evaluate theories, concepts and methods of their field and gain insight into contemporary scholarly literature.
Mode of study
Prerequisites and co-requisites
Advanced English, ability to read professional texts and discuss them in English.
This course is regular discussion meeting on on-going readings supplemented with lectures. Each semester focuses on one key text or a collection of texts for the given topic. This course emphasizes preparations at home: reading assignments, research and study of other relevant books.
Recommended or required reading
Current theory, historic and critical practice in photography and visual culture. Reading with be determined at the beginning of the semester.
ZS 2019: James Bridle, New Dark Age: Technology and the End of Future. London: Verso 2018.
Assessment methods and criteria
The course is concluded with a graded test. The requirement for sitting the test is class participation. At the end of every semester each student present a 15 minute lecture related to topics of the given semester.
Schedule for winter semester 2019/2020:
Room. No. 111
|Date||Day||Time||Tutor||Location||Notes||No. of paralel|
|Mon||10:40–12:15||Tomáš DVOŘÁK||Room. No. 111
Schedule for summer semester 2019/2020:
The schedule has not yet been prepared
The subject is a part of the following study plans
- Photography CZ - Bachelor - 1920-1year (optional subject)
- Photography CZ - Bachelor - 1920-2year (optional subject)
- Photography CZ - Bachelor - 1920-3year (optional subject)
- Photography CZ - Master - 1920_1y (required subject, optional subject)
- Photography CZ - Master - 1920_2y (required subject, optional subject)