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Postmodernism: Critical Perspectives
0.50 Credit(s)
Academic Course
Prerequisite: 1.0 Liberal Studies credits at the 200 level, including 0.5 VISC.

cThis seminar course examines key theories and ideas that have emerged under the broad term of postmodernism. Readings for the course familiarize students with the debates about postmodernism and contemporary culture related to issues of technology, globalization and postcolonialism. Assignments focus on the development of critical strategies and analytical frameworks for reading, responding to, and writing about theoretical ideas. In depth examination of assigned readings is complemented by discussion of related artistic practices.

Anti-requisite: Students who previously took ACAD 4B12 may not take this course for further credit.

Notes: Priority Registration for CRCP majors. VISC 2B07 is strongly recommended in advance of this course.

Course was last updated June 18, 2007 - 11:31 AM