|Faculty||Faculty of Humanities|
|Credit points, number of lectures||
|E-courses||LitZ2181: Asian Literature and Culture III|
The course is designed as a continuation of courses Asian LiteratureI,II/Japan. The students will get acquainted with newest tendencies in modern Japanese literature and will develop a critical approach to various subjects: the attitude towards home, family, woman, body, sexuality, the interpretation of personality, passion, the influence of commercialism on modern Japanese literature.
|Results||During this course students with get a better understanding of Japanese modern literature and its impact upon intellectual traditions. Students will also develop a critical view towards various aspects in modern Japanese literature. They will also improve their research skills as well as will practice in giving presentations.
|Course plan||1. Introduction. L1
2. Japanese prose after the WWII till nowadays:L18S18
3.Poetry in the international style:L3S4
4. Poetry in the traditional forms:L2S2
|Requirements for obtaining credit points||
Active participation in lectures and seminars, two presentations 50%, written exam at the end of semester 50%.
|Study programmes||Asian Studies|