|Translation of the Swedish course syllabus|
|Media, Culture and Society 1, 7.5 credits|
|(Medier, kultur och samhälle 1, 7,5 högskolepoäng)|
|Subject area:||Media and Communication Studies|
|Main field of study:||Media and Communication Studies|
|Academic school:||School of Culture and Education|
|Disciplinary domain:||Humanities 50% Social Sciences 50%|
|Education cycle:||First-cycle (Bachelor)|
|Course level:||A (introductory)|
|Progressive specialisation:||G2F (First cycle. Entry requirements: minimum 60 credits from first-cycle courses)|
|Language of instruction:||English|
|Valid from:||HT 2018 (autumn semester)|
This course syllabus was validated by the Faculty Board for Culture and Education at Södertörn University on 2018-04-24 according to the stipulations in the Higher Education Ordinance.
The equivalent of English B and 60 credits in Social Sciences or Humanities.
Upon completion of the course, the student is able to:
|4.||Course content, modules and examinations
The course offers theoretical and analytical perspectives for studying the role of media in society, media texts, media audiences, and media development.
1001, Media, Culture and Society 1, 7,5 credits
(Medier, kultur och samhälle 1, 7.5 högskolepoäng)
Grades permitted: A/B/C/D/E/F
The course consists of lectures and seminars.
Obligatory and active participation in the seminars. Written take-home exam.
|The grading criteria are distributed prior to the start of a course or module.|
If there are changes in the reading list between semesters, a new list for the next semester is to be validated no later than July 15 and December 15 respectively.
|8.||Restrictions on accreditation
The course may not be accredited as part of a degree if the contents are partly or wholly the same as a course previously taken in Sweden or elsewhere.
Following the Vice-Chancellors decision on internationalization and grade scale at Södertörn University College (dnr: 1148-1.1.2-2018), this syllabus replaces the syllabus with course code 1114MV, with the difference that the grade system has been updated. The syllabus is determined through special order (dnr: 1774-2.1.1-2018).