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Semester 1

Material Culture in Scotland (SCET10031)

Subject

Scottish Ethnology

College

CAHSS

Credits

20

Normal Year Taken

3

Delivery Session Year

2022/2023

Pre-requisites

Visiting students must have a background within the Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences.

Course Summary

This course explores the theme of the three-dimensional or physical manifestations of Scotland's traditional culture systems through a series of thematic case studies. Emphasis is placed upon the examination of material culture exchange and development in relation to such issues as status, ethnicity and identity. Within this framework, form and function, aesthetics and semiotics are explored from an ethnological stance.

Course Description

Assessment Information

Written Exam 50%, Coursework 35%, Practical Exam 15%

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