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Principles of Aesthetics, Art and Design III

Module name (EN): Principles of Aesthetics, Art and Design III
Degree programme: Cultural Management, Propädeutikum, ASPO 01.10.2018
Module code: BAKM-039
SAP-Submodule-No.: P430-0024
Hours per semester week / Teaching method: 2S (2 hours per week)
ECTS credits: 3
Semester: 1
Mandatory course: yes
Language of instruction:
Written composition or written examination, type and duration of the examination for the selected topic are specified in the module handbook.

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Exam recurrence:
The information regarding exam recurrence is found within the exam policy of the study programme (ASPO).
Applicability / Curricular relevance:
BAKM-039 (P430-0024) Cultural Management, Propädeutikum, ASPO 01.10.2018, semester 1, mandatory course
30 class hours (= 22.5 clock hours) over a 15-week period.
The total student study time is 90 hours (equivalent to 3 ECTS credits).
There are therefore 67.5 hours available for class preparation and follow-up work and exam preparation.
Recommended prerequisites (modules):
Recommended as prerequisite for:
Module coordinator:
Prof. Dr. phil. Christian Bauer
Prof. Dr. phil. Christian Bauer
Dozenten des Studiengangs

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Learning outcomes:
After successfully completing this module, students will:
_        be able to understand the most important processes in the history of philosophical aesthetics from the Enlightenment to the present through their own research, be able to present them in a comprehensible way and identify the epistemological principles of each respective era.
_        be able to explain the foundations of philosophical aesthetics with regard to artistic, creative and cultural processes as instruments of practical and personal experience.
_        be able to identify the social and discursive significance of cultural and media change processes and discuss them in their analysis.
_        be able to develop action-oriented perspectives for cultural developments on the basis of scientific research and the results of normative discussions.

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Module content:
_        The history of philosophical aesthetics from the Enlightenment to the present
_        A fundamental historical overview of issues regarding philosophical information theory and its reception
_        Philosophical dimensions and categories of visual arts and design
_        Models of aesthetic experience with regard to works of and processes from the fields of visual arts, design and new media
_        Importance of the media as a space for remembering and discussing social discourses

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Teaching methods/Media:

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Recommended or required reading:
_        Zygmunt Baumann: Flüchtige Moderne, Frankfurt/Main 2003
_        Martin Burckhardt: Metamorphosen von Raum und Zeit. Eine Geschichte der Wahrnehmung, Frankfurt/Main, New York 1997
_        Jonathan Crary: Aufmerksamkeit. Wahrnehmung und moderne Kultur, Frankfurt/Main 2002
_        Umberto Eco (Hrsg.): Die Geschichte der Schönheit, München, Wien 2004
_        Umberto Eco (Hrsg.): Die Geschichte der Hässlichkeit, München 2007
_        Werner Jung: Von der Mimesis zur Simulation. Eine Einführung in die Geschichte der Ästhetik, Hamburg 1995

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