Course code Vēst2102
Faculty Vice Rector for Studies
Credit points, number of lectures
Credit points ECTS Credit points Total number of auditorium hours Number of lecture hours Number of seminars and practical work hours Number of student independent work hours
2 3 32 16 16 48
Course annotation Course is based on the chronological principles. In terms of certain historical period, certain cultural processed are analyzed in 20th century and contemporary Latvia, paying more attention towards the history of intellectual thoughts and cultural development under different political, economical and ideological influences.
Students will have thematic lectures in Riga's museums, group discussions, and movie analysis
Results Students will gain knowledge and understanding of cultural processes in Latvia in 20th century, learn cultural facts, ideas and detect the most famous Latvian intellectuals, visit museums etc.

Requirements for obtaining credit points Attendance – optional
Seminars and practical classes: 50%
Written exam and study diaries – 50%


Study programmes Free Elective Courses