May 13, 2021  
University of Alberta Calendar 2020-2021 
    
University of Alberta Calendar 2020-2021 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

AUHUM 276 - Introduction to Visual Culture Studies


★ 3 (fi 6) (either term, 3-0-0) This course will introduce students to the field of Cultural Studies. Students will learn about central theories, methodologies and histories related to this academic field that examines the relationships of culture and power. The class will focus primarily on examinations of the visual cultural production and teach students how to critically reflect on the ways in which visual culture influences us in our daily lives and in our understandings of self.