German Culture and Society

Dublin City University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    German Culture and Society

  • Host University

    Dublin City University

  • Location

    Dublin, Ireland

  • Area of Study

    German Culture, Sociology

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Lower

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    Hours & Credits

  • ECTS Credits

    5
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    2
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    3
  • Overview

    Description
    This course offers an introduction, through literature and/or film, to German society since 1945, and at the same time contributes to the development of your reading skills in German.

    Learning Outcomes
    1. Identify key issues in the development of present-day Germany.
    2. Recognize how literature and film have contributed to German cultural & political debates.
    3. Analyse the language & structures of literary & filmic texts.
    4. Apply reading skills adequate for the understanding of elementary and intermediate texts in German.