SOS6.3.3 Gypsies in Hungary (intensive course) 5 ECTS
Periods
Period I Period II Period III Period IV
Language of instruction
English
Type or level of studies
Intermediate studies
Course unit descriptions in the curriculum
Degree Programme in Social Sciences
Faculty of Social Sciences

General description

Programme

1. lecture: Brief history of Hungarian Gypsies, their number according to Gypsy researches and censuses, the groups of the Romani people in Hungary

2. lecture: Watching and reflexion on a documetary (Romani Kris)

3. lecture: Gypsies in the communism (characteristics, initiatives)

4. lecture: Watching and reflexion on a documetary  (Cséplő Gyuri)

5. lecture: Gypsies from the change of regime (characteristics, measures and projects of the state, civil society and the churches)

6. lecture: Watching and reflexion on a documetary (Roma Picture- Gypsy Picture)

7. lecture: Culture of the Roma

Enrolment for University Studies

Enrolment time has expired

Teachers

VirĂ¡g Havasi, University of Miskolc, Institute of Applied Social Sciences, Teacher responsible

Teaching

17-Sep-2018 – 21-Sep-2018
Lectures
Lectures
Mon 17-Sep-2018 at 10.15-11.45, Linna 4026
Mon 17-Sep-2018 at 12.15-13.45, Linna 4026
Tue 18-Sep-2018 at 10.15-11.45, Linna 5016
Tue 18-Sep-2018 at 12.15-13.45, Linna 5016
Wed 19-Sep-2018 at 10.15-11.45, Linna 4026
Wed 19-Sep-2018 at 12.15-13.45, Linna 4026
Thu 20-Sep-2018 at 10.15-11.45, Linna 5014

Evaluation

Pass/fail.

Evaluation criteria

lectures + essay

Further information

About the essay:

Titles

1. The students should compare the situation of Finnish Gypsies with the situation of Hungarian ones. They can choose one topic, e.g. education, interest represantion, criminal issues, literature, music, traditional way of life, etc. or they can give a general picture.

2. They can make the above mentioned comparison with any other European country's Gypsies (and the Hungarian ones.)

3. They can write on Gypsy emmigration into Finland or the emmigration of Hungarian Gypsies to other countries.

  • Quotation of at least 10 texts.
  • Length: 20-25 000 characters