Cultural Heritage and the Cultural Turn
7.5 ECTS credits
The course provides specialised theoretical and methodological knowledge with a focus on the cultural heritage perspective and cultural history traditions. The course broadens the historical perspective on individual as well as collective forms of action and imagineries. Anthropological, ethnological and historical mentality traditions are treated from a historiographical perspective as well as postmodern trends and the so called cultural turn. The course also provides an overview of aesthetical and cultural expressions in different epochs.
Progressive specialisation: A1N (has only first‐cycle course/s as entry requirements)
Education level: Master's level
Admission requirements: General admission requirements to Master level studies. Bachelor degree of 180 ECTS cr with a Major in history, culture studies, history of ideas, religious studies, ethnology, anthropology, or equivalent. Upper secondary level Swedish B/3 or Swedish as a second language B/3 and English A/6, or equivalent.
Selection is usually based on your grade point average from upper secondary school or the number of credit points from previous university studies, or both.
This course is included in the following programme
- Master programme in History (studied during year 1)
- Master Programme in Social Science: Focus History (studied during year 1)
- Start Autumn 2020
- Mode of study Campus
- Language Swedish and English
- Course code HIA610
- Application code KAU-36354
- Study pace 50% (Day)
- Study period week 46–2