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Principles of Aesthetics, Art and Design IV

Module name (EN): Principles of Aesthetics, Art and Design IV
Degree programme: Cultural Management, Propädeutikum, ASPO 01.10.2018
Module code: BAKM-049
SAP-Submodule-No.: P430-0025
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-049 (P430-0025) 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:
Dr. Soenke Zehle
Dr. Soenke Zehle
Dozenten des Studiengangs

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Learning outcomes:
After successfully completing this module, students will:
_        be able to analyze technological developments critically.
_        be able to find terms for use in such debates and compare them in relation to different analysis contexts.
_        be able to reflect on the role of technical media in various forms of representation and perception.
_        be able to conceptually explore possibilities of co-designing technological development processes.
_        be able to relate questions about individual and collective self-determination in times of technology-determined social change to specific media manifestations.

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Module content:
_        Foundations of media theory
_        Methods of process design (game/interface design)
_        History of media and technology

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Teaching methods/Media:

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Recommended or required reading:
_        Künzel, Werner; Bexte, Peter (1996). Maschinendenken / Denkmaschinen: An den Schaltstellen zweier Kulturen. Frankfurt: Insel Verlag
_        Marx, Karl (1857 / 2005). _Fragment über Maschinen_, in: ders., Grundrisse der Kritik der politischen Ökonomie, MEW 42, Berlin 22005, 590-609
_        Raunig, Gerhard (2008). Tausend Maschinen: Eine kleine Philosophie der Maschine als sozialer Bewegung. Wien: Turia + Kant
_        Schmidgen, Henning (2017). Forschungsmaschinen. Experimente zwischen Wissenschaft und Kunst. Berlin: Matthes & Seitz
_        Stiegler, Bernard (2009). Denken bis an die Grenzen der Maschine. Übers. Erich Hörl und Ksymena Wojtyczka. Berlin: Diaphanes Verlag

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