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About Study Course

Credit points / ECTS:2 / 3
Course supervisor:Klāvs Sedlenieks, Klāvs Sedlenieks
Study type:Full time
Course level:Bachelor
Target audience:Communication Science
Language:English, Latvian
Branch of science:Sociology; Social Anthropology

Objective

Introduce students to social anthropology.

Prerequisites

Basic background knowledge in social sciences.

Learning outcomes

Knowledge

Students know:
• what is anthropology;
• what are the main research methods used in anthropology;
• what is the range of questions asked by anthropology;
• understand the most important issues of political, economic, gender, kinship and religious aspects from the point of view of anthropology.

Skills

Improved skills in analysing academic literature.
Improved skills in producing an argumentative text.
Improved skills in analysing social processes, by use of anthropological knowledge.

Competence

Analysis of texts, writing essays, state one's opinion, based on the anthropological knowledge.

Study course planning

Planning period:Year 2020, Autumn semester
Study programmeStudy semesterProgram levelStudy course categoryLecturersSchedule
Multimedia Communication, MKN5Bachelor’sLimited choiceKristīne Rolle, Agita Lūse, Klāvs Sedlenieks
Planning period:Year 2021, Spring semester
Study programmeStudy semesterProgram levelStudy course categoryLecturersSchedule
Photography, FO2Bachelor’sLimited choiceAgita Lūse, Klāvs Sedlenieks, Kristīne Rolle, Edīte Pauna
Multimedia Communication, MK4Bachelor’sLimited choiceKristīne Rolle, Edīte Pauna, Klāvs Sedlenieks, Agita Lūse
Public Relations, SA4Bachelor’sLimited choiceKristīne Rolle, Edīte Pauna, Klāvs Sedlenieks, Agita Lūse
Journalism, ZR4Bachelor’sLimited choiceKristīne Rolle, Edīte Pauna, Klāvs Sedlenieks, Agita Lūse