UKR3090 - Ukrainian studies 9
6 points, SCA Band 1, 0.125 EFTSL
Undergraduate Faculty of Arts
Leader(s): Andriy Zayarnyuk
Clayton First semester 2009 (Day)
In-depth study of the Ukrainian literature in its historical context with special reference to the visual arts and against the background of social and political change.
- Upon completion of this unit students should have acquired a knowledge of representative texts of the major genres of the Ukrainian literature, an in-depth knowledge of the major developments of the Ukrainian history;
- Students should have developed an understanding of the texts in the context of contemporary East-Slavic and Ukrainian culture, and should be able to place them into the context of social and political change as well as the context of other arts;
- Students should have developed skills in critical interpretation, as well as coherent, independent written argument that makes properly documented use of secondary literature;
- Students taking the unit at fourth-year level should be familiar with various critical and theoretical approaches to the subject matter of the unit.
Written work: 40% (2000 words)
3 hours (1 x 1 hour lecture and 1 x 2 hour seminar) per week
A minor in Ukrainian studies