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Archived teaching schedules 2016–2017
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Courses offered in English at the School of Communication, Media and Theatre

Periods

Period I (29-Aug-2016 – 23-Oct-2016)
Period II (24-Oct-2016 – 16-Dec-2016)
Period III (9-Jan-2017 – 5-Mar-2017)
Period IV (6-Mar-2017 – 28-May-2017)
Period (29-Aug-2016 - 23-Oct-2016)
Courses offered in English [Period I]
Enrolment for University Studies

in NettiOpsu by 20.9.2016

Enrolment time has expired
Teaching
4-Oct-2016 – 8-Dec-2016
Periods: I II
Language of instruction: English
Further information:

The students journalism at CMT are preferred in the selection of participants.

Check the link for further information: 

http://www.uta.fi/cmt/opiskelu/kurssimateriaalit/tied/1213/JOVA15RadioJournalism.html

The course is organized in collaboration with the University of Lapland and, part of the lectures are delivered online.

 

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Teaching
19-Sep-2016 – 11-Oct-2016
Periods: I
Language of instruction: English
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Available for other students at the University of Tampere.

Students will be accepted to the course in the following order:

1. degree students of the MDP in Media Education and Cultural Studies

2. other degree students of UTA

4. exchange students

The course includes an introductory lecture series ( 2 ECTS) followed by group discussion and exercises (1 ECTS) + literature and a written study diary (2 ECTS).

Lectures will be held on Mondays at 12-14 with guest lecturers and at 14-15 is the group discussion.

One lecture is 2x 45 minutes long. After a 30 minutes pause the group meeting will take 45 minutes.

Lectures:

29.8. Mikko Lehtonen: What is this thing called culture?

5.9. Mikko Lehtonen: Cultural Studies.

12.9. Hanna Suutela:  The Archive and the Repertoire. Aspects of understanding culture.

19.9. Hanna Suutela: From theatre and performance to the theatrical and the performative.

26.9. Mahmut Mutman: Edward Said and Orientalism

3.10. Meri Kytö: Sound and culture: listening as knowing, doing and being

10.10. Hanna Suutela/Riku Roihankorpi: Performance and ethics

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Teaching
29-Aug-2016 – 17-Oct-2016
Periods: I
Language of instruction: English
Further information:

Maximum 50 students is accepted in the following order:

1. degree students of the MDP in Cultural Studies

2. other degree students of UTA

3. exchange students

Students learn about how people are using media goods and services today, and how that is both the same and different in the historic
context. Lectures also highlight changing perceptions of media, emphasising what that implies for meeting expectations and accommodating variation in preferences. Coursework encourages developing more nuanced understandings in a comparative framework that offers contrasts between legacy media and new media, audiences and users in key segments (e.g. younger versus older, men versus women), and in different countries (i.e. international comparison).

  • 9.11 Exam at 14.30-16.30 in PinniB building 1096
  • Paper due 25.11 at 17.00
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Teaching
14-Sep-2016 – 25-Nov-2016
Periods: I II
Language of instruction: English
Further information:

Some places available for other students at UTA. Students are accepted in the following order:

1. degree students of the MDP in Media Management and MDP in Media Education

2. other degree students of UTA

3. exchange students

Enrolment for University Studies
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Teaching
7-Sep-2016 – 16-Nov-2016
Periods: I II
Language of instruction: English
Further information:

Some places available for other students at UTA. Students are accepted in the following order:

1. degree students of the MDP in Media Management

2. other degree students of UTA

3. exchange students

'Current Issues in Speech Communication' is only a part of entire course (14 h). Teaching is in English language on 20.10.-1.12. and this part is 2 ECTS.

Enrolment for University Studies
Enrolment time has expired
Teaching
20-Oct-2016 – 1-Dec-2016
Periods: I II
Language of instruction: English
Period (24-Oct-2016 - 16-Dec-2016)
Courses offered in English [Period II]
Enrolment for University Studies

in NettiOpsu by 20.9.2016

Enrolment time has expired
Teaching
4-Oct-2016 – 8-Dec-2016
Periods: I II
Language of instruction: English
Further information:

The students journalism at CMT are preferred in the selection of participants.

Check the link for further information: 

http://www.uta.fi/cmt/opiskelu/kurssimateriaalit/tied/1213/JOVA15RadioJournalism.html

Enrolment for University Studies
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Teaching
27-Oct-2016 – 15-Dec-2016
Periods: II
Language of instruction: English

The course includes an introductory lecture series including group discussion and exercises (3 ECTS) + literature and a written study diary (2 ECTS).

Lectures:

25.10. Mikko Lehtonen: Becoming of culture: From material to symbolic activity and back 4h

1.11. Mikko Lehtonen: Culture as material and bodily practices 4h

8.11. Mikko Lehtonen: Transnationalism and culture 4h

15.11. Mikko Lehtonen: Economy, politics and culture: Spheres or what? 3h

22.11. Kaarina Nikunen: Gender, affects and culture 3h

29.11. Mahmut Mutman: "Michel Foucault's Concept of Power" (Discipline and Punish and History of Sexuality, excerpts)

Enrolment for University Studies
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Teaching
25-Oct-2016 – 13-Dec-2016
Periods: II
Language of instruction: English
Further information:

Maximum 50 students is accepted to the course in the following order:

1. degree students of the MDP in Cultural Studies

2. other degree students of UTA

3. exchange students

Students learn about how people are using media goods and services today, and how that is both the same and different in the historic
context. Lectures also highlight changing perceptions of media, emphasising what that implies for meeting expectations and accommodating variation in preferences. Coursework encourages developing more nuanced understandings in a comparative framework that offers contrasts between legacy media and new media, audiences and users in key segments (e.g. younger versus older, men versus women), and in different countries (i.e. international comparison).

  • 9.11 Exam at 14.30-16.30 in PinniB building 1096
  • Paper due 25.11 at 17.00
Enrolment for University Studies
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Teaching
14-Sep-2016 – 25-Nov-2016
Periods: I II
Language of instruction: English
Further information:

Some places available for other students at UTA. Students are accepted in the following order:

1. degree students of the MDP in Media Management and MDP in Media Education

2. other degree students of UTA

3. exchange students

Enrolment for University Studies
Enrolment time has expired
Teaching
7-Sep-2016 – 16-Nov-2016
Periods: I II
Language of instruction: English
Further information:

Some places available for other students at UTA. Students are accepted in the following order:

1. degree students of the MDP in Media Management

2. other degree students of UTA

3. exchange students

'Current Issues in Speech Communication' is only a part of entire course (14 h). Teaching is in English language on 20.10.-1.12. and this part is 2 ECTS.

Enrolment for University Studies
Enrolment time has expired
Teaching
20-Oct-2016 – 1-Dec-2016
Periods: I II
Language of instruction: English
Period (9-Jan-2017 - 5-Mar-2017)
Courses offered in English [Period III]
Enrolment for University Studies

NettiOpsu

Enrolment time has expired
Teaching
11-Jan-2017 – 22-Feb-2017
Periods: III
Language of instruction: English
Enrolment for University Studies

in NettiOpsu by 16.1.2017.

Enrolment time has expired
Teaching
31-Jan-2017 – 20-Apr-2017
Periods: III IV
Language of instruction: English
Further information:

Check the link for further information: 

http://www.uta.fi/cmt/opiskelu/kurssimateriaalit/tied/1213/JOVA15RadioJournalism.html

The course offers students basic knowledge of post-communist transformation of Russian media and journalism, including new alternative media, and discusses their conflicting roles in contemporary Russia within a global context, including BRICS. The lectures are mainly based on recent international projects funded by Academy of Finland.

Teachers: Emeritus Professor Kaarle Nordenstreng (2h), Visiting Professor Elena Vartanova, Moscow State University (4h), Docent Svetlana Pasti (6h), Researcher Dmitry Yagodin (6h), and Researcher Saara Ratilainen (2h)

Enrolment for University Studies

In NettiOpsu by 13 February. Max 30 students.

Enrolment time has expired
Teaching
13-Feb-2017 – 3-Mar-2017
Periods: III
Language of instruction: English
Further information:

Lectures:

Mon-13-Feb Svetlana Pasti and Kaarle Nordenstreng: Introduction to the course and to Russian media and journalism

Tue-14-Feb Elena Vartanova. Russian media system in the globalized context
Wed-15-Feb Elena Vartanova. Russian media system in the globalized context

Tue-21-Feb Dmitry Yagodin:New media forms and internet governance debate in Russia

Wed-22-Feb Dmitry Yagodin: Russian media coverage of international issues and conflicts

Thu-23-Feb Dmitry Yagodin: Russian soft power and global public diplomacy efforts

Tue-28-Feb Svetlana Pasti: Journalism profession in Russia and BRICS 

Wed-1-Mar Svetlana Pasti:  Gender and journalism in Russia and BRICS     

Thu- 2-Mar Saara Ratilainen:Online lifestyle media and creative networks on the Runet

Fri-3-Mar Study group presentations and discussion moderated by Svetlana Pasti

This course enables students to understand and engage effectively with opportunities for entrepreneurial development as professional journalists and managers in the digital media environment, and deals with characteristic requirements and challenges. Prof. Gregory F. Lowe teaches the course, with support from Prof. Ari Heinonen. Students analyse current development in news production and distribution with a focus on the enterprise as a business and critically evaluate the implications. Industry guest lecturers reflect on their experiences and understandings. There is an exam on the readings and lectures, and a team project resulting in a start-up proposal.

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Teaching
11-Jan-2017 – 1-Mar-2017
Periods: III
Language of instruction: English

One lecture is 2x 45 minutes long. After a 30 minute pause the group meeting will take 45 minutes.

Mon 12-14 open lectures with guest lecturers, 14-15 group discussion.

Enrolment for University Studies
Enrolment time has expired
Teaching
9-Jan-2017 – 27-Feb-2017
Periods: III
Language of instruction: English
Further information:

Maximum 50 students is accepted to the seminar in the following order:

1. degree students of the MDP in Cultural Studies

2. other degree students of UTA

3. exchange students

Period (6-Mar-2017 - 28-May-2017)
Courses offered in English [Period IV]
Enrolment for University Studies

By NettiOpsu By 6 March.

Enrolment time has expired
Teaching
10-Mar-2017 – 12-May-2017
Periods: IV
Language of instruction: English
Further information:

Especially for exchange students.

ALTERNATIVE COMPLETION: an essay (5 ECTS) based on the course literature. Contact person: professor Kaarina Nikunen

Vaihtoehtoisesta suorituksesta sovittava Kaarina Nikusen (kaarina.nikunen@uta.fi) kanssa syksyllä ennen marraskuun alkua ja keväällä ennen huhtikuuta. 

Alternative studies have to be agreed in the Autumn term before November and in the Spring term before April (kaarina.nikunen@uta.fi). 

Enrolment for University Studies

in NettiOpsu by 16.1.2017.

Enrolment time has expired
Teaching
31-Jan-2017 – 20-Apr-2017
Periods: III IV
Language of instruction: English
Further information:

Check the link for further information: 

http://www.uta.fi/cmt/opiskelu/kurssimateriaalit/tied/1213/JOVA15RadioJournalism.html