Introduction to Cultural Studies
Units: 1.5, Hours: 3-0
An introduction to Cultural Studies as the theory and practice of reading "texts" from a variety of sources, including popular culture, literature and electronic media; themes such as definitions of "culture" and the roles it plays in forming personal and social identities. Readings may include literary texts as well as "texts" drawn from other disciplines and from popular and commercial sources such as magazines, posters, the Internet, video or audio presentations.
Undergraduate course in English offered by the Department of English in the Faculty of Humanities.