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Undergraduate Module Descriptor

ANT2009: Living Cities: Migration, Place and the Politics of Identities

This module descriptor refers to the 2018/9 academic year.

Module Content

Syllabus Plan

Lecture topics include:

- Theorising race, place & identity

- Migration and the city

- Asylum seekers, the city and the state

- Policing the city

- Urban uprising, riots

- Gang cultures

- Cultural creativity and the city: Music (for example, Reggae, Rap, Hip Hop, New Asian Dance Music)

- Outside the city: race and the country

Learning and Teaching

This table provides an overview of how your hours of study for this module are allocated:

Scheduled Learning and Teaching ActivitiesGuided independent studyPlacement / study abroad
221280

...and this table provides a more detailed breakdown of the hours allocated to various study activities:

CategoryHours of study timeDescription
Scheduled Learning & Teaching22Eleven 2-hour seminars, involving presentations, group discussion, and film screenings
Guided independent study18Preparing seminar-presentation individually and as a group
Guided independent study80Reading and research
Guided independent study30Web-based activities

Online Resources

This module has online resources available via ELE (the Exeter Learning Environment).

Other Learning Resources

Ethnographic films, relevant documentaries and feature films.